Taking the Kingdom to the Streets

A conference sponsored by the College Hill RP Church

“As God’s people face increasing pressure to shrink into the shadows of the public square, Dr. Vincent Bacote’s call to explicitly Christian, practically productive social engagement is crucial for Christians in all theological camps and cultural contexts to consider.”

Rutledge Etheridge
Chaplain, Geneva College

Details

Friday and Saturday, October 24-25, 2014
$15 per person
Held at the College Hill Presbyterian Church (map)
Registration deadline is Friday, October 17

Speaker

Dr. Vincent Bacote is an Associate 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 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). He is a regular columnist for Comment (wrf.ca/comment) and has also had articles appear in magazines such as Books and Culture, Christianity Today, Think Christian and Re:generation Quarterly and journals such as Christian Scholars Review, Urban Mission and the Journal for Christian Theological Research. Heis a member of the Evangelical Theological Society and the Society of Christian Ethics. He resides in the Chicago area with his family.

Schedule

Friday, October 24

6 p.m. Registration at College Hill RP Church
7 p.m. Introduction
7:30 p.m. “Public and Private Faith”
9 p.m. Wrap-up

Saturday, October 25

8 a.m. Coffee and doughnuts
8:30 a.m. “No Special Interest: A Universal Dimension of Mission”
10 a.m. Brunch
11 a.m. “Why Stay in the Game: Maintaining Vision Amid Hard Truths”
12:30 p.m. Wrap-up

Registration

Send your registration email to secretary@collegehillrp.com and include the following information:

  • Name
  • Address (City, State, and ZIP)
  • Phone
  • E-mail

Mail your $15 per person registration check to:

College Hill RP Church
510 32nd Street
Beaver Falls, PA 15010

Make checks payable to College Hill RP Church.

Registration forms are due by Friday, October 17, 2014.