Mark Yaconelli leads a storytelling series in Ashland, Oregon called The Hearth: Real Stories by Regular Folks. On April 28th they’ll hold their spring storytelling event to benefit Rose Circle, a mentorship program for teenage girls in Southern Oregon. The theme is “Love Hurts: Relationship Struggles.” Tellers include Bryon Lambert, Davis Wilkins, Megan Sheer, James di Properzio, Renee Riley-Adams, and others. Music by Duane Whitcomb, David Hess, and Wendi Stanek. This month’s stories include breakups, betrayals, mother-daughter relationships, death and dying, and fighting with the in-laws. It will be a beautiful night of true gut-wrenching tales of human love. It all happens tonight, 7-9pm at the UCC church in Ashland, 717 Siskiyou blvd.