Tue, November 1, 20115:00 PM
“Why We Should Be Involved in Creation Care”
Featured Speaker: Dr. Jonathan Merritt, a faith and culture writer has published over 200 articles in respected outlets such as USA Today, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, BeliefNet, Christianity Today, The Huffington Post, and CNN.com. He is author of Green Like God: Unlocking the Divine Plan for Our Planet (2010), which Publisher's Weekly called "a must-read for churchgoers," and the editor for QIdeas.org. As a respected Christian voice, he has been interviewed by ABC World News, NPR, PBS’ Religion and Ethics Newsweekly, Politico, Fox News, The New York Times and The Washington Post. Jonathan first entered the public eye when a classroom epiphany prompted him to organize a national coalition of Christian leaders who care about the creation, founding the Southern Baptist Environment and Climate Initiative. He holds a Master of Divinity from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (Wake Forest, NC) and a Master of Theology from Emory University’s Candler School of Theology (Atlanta, GA). Jonathan resides outside of Atlanta, GA where he serves as Teaching Pastor at Cross Pointe Church.
Wednesday, November 2, Chapel Presentation at 10:00 a.m. in The Ransdell Chapel discussing Earth Stewardship from a Biblical perspective