Dear Friend,

It is with a deep sense of gratitude that I am pleased to announce the selection of Carolyn Arends as Renovaré’s first Director of Education.

By way of introducing you to Carolyn, here are a few of her accomplishments:

  • For six years, Carolyn was a bi-monthly columnist for often writing on issues related to spiritual formation.
  • Carolyn has served as a freelance writer for numerous publications such as and
  • For the past ten years Carolyn has served as a keynote and sessional speaker for various church groups, camp organizations and schools, including Regent College (British Columbia), Tyndale University College and Seminary, Redeemer University College (Ontario), Ocean City Tabernacle (New Jersey), Creation Festivals (Pennsylvania and Washington), Willowcreek, and Friends University (Kansas).
  • Carolyn is a noted recording artist, touring musician, and worship leader, including an eighty city tour with Stephen Curtis Chapman and a sixty city tour with Rich Mullins. Over the past twenty years, Carolyn has released eleven albums.

Chris Hall


Starting Soon: The 2017-18 Renovaré Book Club

You’re invited to a journey through four soul-shaping books, like C.S. Lewis’ Screwtape Letters and Chris Hall’s Living Wisely with the Church Fathers. Read intentionally with a guided plan. Go deeper with exclusive study guides, essays and podcasts. Engage meaningfully in online or in-person discussion groups. Running late October 2017—June 2018, join now to receive the included first book.

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