Dying Out Loud (hosted by WellSprings Congregation)


[note: This is not an LVH-hosted event, but I thought many of our members would find it interesting. The text below was copied from the WellSprings Congregation facebook page. If you are interested in going, in addition to RSVPing on our meetup page, it would be polite to also let WellSprings know by clicking "interested" or "going" on their page. Also, if you are interested in car-pooling, leave a comment on our meetup page for this event and maybe someone will pair up with you.]

You're invited to join us for a special event, hosted by WellSprings Congregation on Saturday, November 9, 2019.

Dave Warnock will be traveling from Nashville, TN, to speak about the philosophy he calls "Dying Out Loud." Dave, a former evangelical pastor turned atheist, was diagnosed with ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease) earlier this year. After receiving the devastating news that his life would be cut short by a terminal illness, Dave decided to spend the time he has left traveling and speaking about seizing life's precious moments, and what it means to approach death as an atheist.

"Suddenly for me this precious and brief life became infinitely more precious and incredibly brief. Instead of succumbing to the depression, anger, and hopelessness this debilitating fatal diagnosis often brings, I immediately decided to begin “Dying Out Loud,” - living life to the fullest and making plans to travel as much of the world as my body will allow - seeing places I've never been to and spending time with people I know and love, while also experiencing the joy of meeting new people and cherishing the beautiful “moments” life offers to all of us."

For more about Dave, you can read his bio here: https://www.facebook.com/notes/dave-warnock-dying-out-loud/about-dave/1060995914095800/

Join us at the Montgomery School's Bell Hall on Saturday, November 9th at 4pm for Dave's talk, which will be followed by a Q&A session. Questions about the event can be directed to Lauren Day at [email protected]

We will be accepting donations on the the day of the event, all of which will go directly to Dave to compensate him for his time and travel. Alternately, you can support Dave's work with a one-time donation via Paypal: https://www.paypal.com/paypalme2/dyingoutloud?fbclid=IwAR3btnTx-M0rYfqGhTKgck3GPx4dNNmZ0jeY3ibq-VK_1aVg7jClg2-VErk
or by making a monthly financial commitment on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/dyingoutloud?fbclid=IwAR1lMPo05a2LPFSW6isckVpLEdQ6Ajf3BP4HCciXEnnM8KnWykchP176VAo

Any and all contributions are gratefully received.

November 09, 2019 at 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Montgomery School's Bell Hall
1141 Kimberton Rd
Chester Springs, PA 19425, PA 19425
United States
Google map and directions
John Neumann

Will you come?