"Perspectives on Brazil" will include presentations by local residents Renee Carpenter, Jacobus "Jim" Van Staveren, Gordon Bassett and Kenneth Barringer
...Barringer, a clinical psychologist and minister, was clinical director of a mental-health practice in Sheboygan, Wis., and a professor of human behavior at Morningside College in Sioux City, Iowa.In Sun City Center, he has taught a course at Community Church college and is chairman of the Mental Health Coalition of Sun City Center.
Several years ago, a friend invited him to spend two weeks in his
friend's hometown, Fernandópolis, Brazil, where as a Methodist minister, he
assisted at a wedding.