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Conversations of Significance: Jim Wallis

Friday, October 18, 2019 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Stowe Hall, Lipscomb University

Jim Wallis

Jim Wallis

An image of the "Christ in Crisis: Why We Need to Reclaim JESUS" by Jim Wallis

A conversation with Jim Wallis, a globally respected writer, teacher, preacher, and justice advocate who believes the gospel of Jesus must be transformed from its cultural and political captivities. He is a New York Times bestselling author, widely recognized public theologian, renowned speaker, and regular international commentator on ethics and public life. He is the founder, president, and editor-in-chief of Sojourners, and is the author of 12 books, including American’s Original Sin, God’s Politics, The Great Awakening, and The Call to Conversion. He served on President Obama's White House Advisory Council on Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships and has taught faith and public life courses at Harvard and Georgetown University. “Coach Jim” also served for 22 seasons as a Little League coach for his two baseball playing sons.