Sunday school: 9:00am
January Series Talks Each Weekday 9:30am
Sunday, January 20:
Message: Feasting on the Word
Scripture: Hebrews 4:12
Speaker: Matt Borst
Final Week of Talks
Monday, January 21: Willie Jennings in celebration of MLK day, The Christian Imagination: Theology and the Origins of Race, Willie Jennings is Associate Professor of Systematic Theology and Africana Studies at Yale University. He is the author of The Christian Imagination: Theology and the Origins of Race (Yale 2010), which Englewood Review of Books called, a “theological masterpiece.” Jennings is an ordained Baptist minister and is widely recognized as a major figure in theological education across North America. A Calvin College graduate, Jennings received his M.Div. from Fuller Theological Seminary and his Ph.D. in religion and ethics from Duke.
Tuesday, January 22: Rachael Denhollander, A Time to Speak: Addressing Justice and Forgiveness, Rachael Denhollander is an advocate and educator who became known internationally as the first woman to file a police report and speak publicly against Larry Nassar, one of the most prolific sexual abusers in recorded history. As a result of her activism, over 250 women came forward as survivors of Nassar’s abuse, leading to his life imprisonment. In 2018, she was named one of TIME Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in the World. A devout Christian, lawyer and advocate, she has clearly and graciously challenged Christian institutions to live more faithfully as communities resistant to abuse and safe for survivors.
Wednesday, January 23: Mary Robinson, Climate Justice: Hope, Resilience & the Fight for a Sustainable Future, Mary Robinson first rose to international prominence as President of Ireland from 1990-97 and is widely regarded as a transformational leader who helped to shape modern Ireland in a period of unprecedented economic growth. President Robinson brings the thought leader-ship of a former head of state, a grandmother’s concern for the future, and the compelling stories of the thou-sands she has met traveling the world on behalf of the United Nations as a champion for climate justice, human rights, gender equality, and corporate responsibility.