Dr. John M. Perkins graces our Seattle Pacific University community for the 10th year with his annual lecture at First Free Methodist Church. Dr. Perkins is an author of several books, an SPU visiting professor, founder of several Christian institutions including Voice of Calvary Bible Institute of Mississippi, Christian Community Development Association, and the John and Vera Mae Perkins Foundation. Dr. Perkins was a leading voice in the civil rights demonstrations of the 1960s, having experienced firsthand the atrocities racism including police brutality and prison torture. His 10th annual SPU lecture, entitled “Act Justly, Love Mercy, and Walk Humbly With Your God”, touches on Biblical and racial justice and reconciliation, as well as the spreading the Gospel to the world. It is truly an honor to have Dr. John Perkins be present within our SPU community.
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