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NorthPark Justice Summit & RELOAD Chicago

03/23/2012 - 03/24/2012

 

 

University Ministries and the Center for Youth Ministry Studies at North Park University invite you to be challengedinspired, and transformed by the gospel at the North Park Justice Summit and Chicago Reload.

Led by theologians, teachers, and activists from across the country, participants at this two-day event will learn how to engage people in ministries of compassion and mercy, confront policies through advocacy and community organizing, and partner with programs and projects of community-based organizations for the sake of Christ and his kingdom.

Featured Speakers

Rev. Jim Wallis

Sojourners
Jim Wallis’s commentaries on ethics and public life challenge people all over the world to consider the call of their faith in public discourse.

Dr. Cornel West

Princeton University
Cornel West is one of America’s most provocative public intellectuals and has dedicated his life to championing racial justice.

Rev. Harvey Carey

Citadel of Faith Covenant Church
Harvey Carey’s passion for reaching the lost and his vision for urban renewal are transforming communities and challenging leaders across the globe.

Rev. Judy Peterson

North Park University
Judy Peterson is passionate about “walking it out” in faith, speaking truth into the lives of students and people of faith all over the country.

Dr. Soong-Chan Rah

North Park Theological Seminary
Soong-Chan Rah challenges students, pastors, and our multiethnic Christian community to dig deeply into urban renewal, building lasting ties from faith to practice.

Details

Start:
03/23/2012
End:
03/24/2012
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Venue

North Park University Chicago
3225 West Foster Ave
Chicago, IL 60625 United States
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Phone:
(773) 244-5207