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Mark D. Roberts

As you probably know, I am the Senior Director and Scholar-in-Residence for Laity Lodge, a retreat center and renewal ministry in the Texas Hill Country outside of San Antonio. Laity Lodge is part of Foundations for Laity Renewal, a work of the H.E. Butt Foundation (a family foundation related to the H-E-B Grocery Company).

I could go on and on telling you great things about Laity Lodge. But, for now, I thought I’d share a video and some photos. These will give you a sense of the place and the ministry there.

If you can’t see the embedded video above, try this link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I7ejb–tARQ

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The Frio River Canyon, where Laity Lodge is located (about a mile from this spot, out of sight).

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Yes, you do drive in the river to get to Laity Lodge.

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Laity Lodge entrance.

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The center of Laity Lodge.

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A meeting in the Great Hall

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J.I. Packer speaking

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Lauren Winner speaking

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Michael Card singing

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Sara Groves in concert in the Cody Center

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Great Hall and Dining Hall in foreground; Black Bluff in background

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The Frio River in autumn

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The Great Hall and Dining Hall in early evening.