Fred Bahnson

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Fred Bahnson is a writer, permaculture gardener, and the cofounder and former director of Anathoth Community Garden. The coauthor of Making Peace With the Land, his essays have appeared in Oxford American, Image, The Sun, Christian Science Monitor, and Best American Spiritual Writing 2007. He is the recipient of a Kellogg Food & Community fellowship and a North Carolina Artist fellowship in Creative Nonfiction. He lives with his wife and three sons in western North Carolina and is the director of the Food, Faith, and Religious Leadership Initiative at Wake Forest University School of Divinity.

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Soil and Sacrament

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Fred Bahnson discusses SOIL AND SACRAMENT

Part travelogue, part spiritual quest, Fred Bahnson discusses his book SOIL AND SACRAMENT and of how growing and sharing food pulls us closer to God.

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