When Wednesday March 19, 2014 @ 10:00 AM (9 days away)
Where Lehman Auditorium
Duration 30 minutes
Rachel Held Evans is an American Christian columnist, blogger and author of the book and .” In chapel, she speaks on Keep the Church Weird: Millennials & The Future of Christianity. There will be Q&A time in Common Grounds following chapel.
Rachel Held Evans has attracted attention for her nuanced and accessible discussions about current issues in modern Christianity as the author of Evolving in Monkey Town (Zondervan, 2010) and The Year of Biblical Womanhood (Thomas Nelson, 2012) and a popular blog at www.rachelheldevans.com. She has promoted theological and political unity; fostered interfaith dialogue; celebrated powerful women; publicized social justice issues; and led fundraising campaigns for charity: water and World Vision, among other non-profit organizations.
Evans has been spotlighted by NPR, Slate, BBC, The Washington Post, The Guardian (UK), The Times London, The Huffington Post, and Oprah.com, in addition to speaking at retreats, conferences, universities, and churches of various denominations. In 2012, she was named one of Christianity Today’s “50 Women to Watch.” The just-published 2014 edition of Faith: History, Mystery and Challenges Revealed ranked Evans Held Evans No. 4 on its list of leaders shaping the next generation of Christians.
Intended Audience General Public
Name Campus Ministries
Phone # 540.432.4196