Retreat Leaders

Sharon Garlough Brown

Sharon Garlough Brown

Sharon Garlough Brown is a spiritual director, speaker, and cofounder of Abiding Way Ministries, travelling internationally to provide spiritual formation retreats and resources. She is the author of Shades of Light, the Shades of Light Study Guide, Remember Me, and the bestselling Sensible Shoes series, which includes the spiritual formation novels Sensible Shoes, Two Steps Forward, Barefoot, An Extra Mile, and their study guides. A graduate of Princeton Theological Seminary, Sharon has served on the pastoral staff of congregations in Scotland, Oklahoma, England, and most recently in West Michigan, where she co-pastored with her husband, Jack, for many years. Sharon and Jack now oversee Abiding Way Ministries ( which offers spiritual formation retreats and resources, including daily lectio divina recordings. For more information about Sharon`s work, visit

Retreats led by Sharon Garlough Brown

May 2022

14 May

A Quiet Day for Retreat Leaders

FOR PENHURST RETREAT LEADERS, BY INVITATION. For those involved in leading retreats, this will be a day of encouragement and inspiration, and an opportunity to refresh your own soul as you give out to others. Sharon is the author of the Sensible Shoes series, and an experienced retreat leader and speaker with a passion for spiritual formation (see

Residential option is not available
Non-residential price: £50.00