Speaker Archive

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Jun 12 2016

“America’s Theologian: The Importance of Jonathan Edwards for the Church Today”

Jonathan Edwards (1703-1758) is America’s greatest theologian. Known largely as the preacher of “Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God,” many dismissed him as cruel and bitter. But there is vastly more to this thinker and church leader, and Christians continue to read and discuss his writings. Dr. Crocco is Director, Yale University Divinity Library and spoke at National Presbyterian Church on June 12, 2016.

May 29 2016

Looking for God in a “Galaxy Far, Far Away” – The Gospel According to Star Wars

Occasioned by the seventh and latest installment in the epic space film series, Associate Pastor Quinn Fox considered some of the spiritual themes of the pop-culture phenomenon that has now spanned nearly four decades.
 

Apr 16 2016

Helping Refugees: From Crisis to Response

What can we do about the global refugee crisis? Panelists, including displaced individuals and experts from the State Department, NGOs, and Christian ministries, helped us to understand what we hear in the news and channeled our dismay into positive responses. 
 
Panelists included:

 

10 Things You Can Do

 

Mar 12 2016

Touching Heaven

Don Meeks, pastor of Greenwich Presbyterian Church in Greenwich, Virginia, spoke at the monthly men's breakfast on the topic "Touching Heaven: Experiencing the Power of Praying the Psalms Daily." 

Lecture Audio

Jan 31 2016

Plenary Presentation: "How Christians Can Flourish in an Increasingly Adversarial Culture"

Peter Wehner, a committed Christian, well-known journalist, and Senior Fellow at The Ethics and Public Policy Center, will present “How Christians Can Flourish in an Increasingly Adversarial Culture.” He writes widely on political, cultural, religious, and national-security issues for numerous publications—including the Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Financial Times, the Weekly Standard, National Affairs, Christianity Today and Time magazine. In 2015 he was named a contributing opinion writer for theNew York Timesand he contributes regularly to Commentarymagazine’s blog “Contentions.” He has also appeared as a commentator on Fox News, CNN, MSNBC, and C-SPAN television and appears frequently on national talk radio programs.

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