Speaker Archive

Browse our speakers chronologically using the links to the left, or use the search function at the top of the page to search for a particular speaker or lecture series.

Jun 11 2017

Good Sports: Reflections of a (Presbyterian) Pioneer in Sports Journalism

Christine Brennan is a national sports columnist for USA Today, a commentator for CNNPBS NewsHour and NPR’s Morning Edition and best-selling author of Inside Edge and Best Seat in the House

May 28 2017

Who is My Neighbor? Hospitality in a Climate of Fear

Todd Green is Associate Professor of Religion at Luther College and author of The Fear of Islam: An Introduction to Islamophobia in the West. He is completing a year-long Franklin Fellowship at the State Department.

Jan 29 2017

Challenges and Opportunities Facing Christian Higher Education

Dr. Beck Taylor, President of Whitworth University, a Presbyterian-related college, guides us in an examination of the issues facing Christian colleges today. There are many issues unique to Christ-centered education, namely, how to find the right balance between rigorous intellectual inquiry and the integration of convictions grounded in Christian faith. 

Sep 21 2016

Faith and Politics

An evening conversation with E.J. Dionne and Michael Gerson: two Washington Post columnists who write from different “sides of the aisle,” with similar Christian conviction. They share thoughts and insights about the upcoming elections. In particular, what concerns should Christians have before them?

Aug 21 2016

"What Made America Great in the First Place?"

Author and writer Os Guinness shares fresh insights into the current challenges facing Christians in the West, re-examining the foundational role (usually-neglected by historians) of The Exodus, Sinai and the Covenant God made with his people.

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