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How Coffee Saved My Life

And Other Stories of Stumbling to Grace

Ellie Roscher


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Based on the author's true life experiences, How Coffee Saved My Life is a funny, tragic, provocative and touching story of a rich, white, North American overachiever who spends a year in Uruguay in hopes of becoming a more responsible and sensitive member of the global community. Throughout the book, vignettes tied to the Spanish language flow from observation to theological analysis.

Chalice Press, 9780827214569, 163pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2009

About the Author

Ellie Roscher received her M.A. in Theology/Urban Ministry from Luther Seminary in St.Paul, MN and her B.A. in Pre-Medicine/Religion from Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, MN. She now teaches in the Religions department at Cretin-Derham Hall in St. Paul, MN.