"Pastoring Well in a Polarized World" with Dr. Vincent Bacote

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October 21, 2021

10:30am – 1:00pm

Location: 332 E Seminary Ave, Wheaton, IL 60187

Category: Pastors Lunch | Coordinator: Brad Wetherell

The world around us is becoming increasingly more polarized. Pastoring well today can be difficult, yet is so greatly needed. Join us for food and fellowship as we hear from Dr. Vincent Bacote on how to faithfully serve in a polarized world!



Dr. Vincent Bacote is Professor of Theology and the Director of the Center for Applied Christian Ethics at Wheaton College in Wheaton, IL.

He is the author of the The Political Disciple: A Theology of Public Life (2015), The Spirit in Public Theology: Appropriating the Legacy of Abraham Kuyper (2005), and has contributed to books including On Kuyper (2013), Aliens in the Promised Land (2013), Keep Your Head Up (2012) and Prophetic Evangelicals (2012).





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Date: October 21, 2021

Time: 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: College Church - Commons Hall - 332 E Seminary Ave, Wheaton, IL 60187

Parking: Parking is available in the main parking lot at College Church

Cost: $10 (lunch included)




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