DAY 1 of 4days4justice begins (Wednesday, April 14)

Posted: April 14, 2010 in Uncategorized

And so it begins. 4days4justice begins TODAY.

At 5PM in Isaacson Chapel at North Park Theological Seminary, we will begin with a chapel service with our featured speaker: Richard Twiss.  Richard is a member of the Sicangu Lakota/Rosebud Sioux Tribe in South Dakota. He is Co- Founder, with his wife Katherine, and President of Wiconi International. Richard is committed to seeing Native people emerge as a dynamic voice for justice, reconciliation and healing around the world in the spirit of Jesus. He and Katherine have been married since 1976 and have raised four respectful sons and live in Vancouver, Washington.

Richard Twiss will be speaking on “Dancing Our Prayers” at a North Park Theological Seminary student chapel in ISAACSON CHAPEL.

At 7pm in Hamming Hall, Andrea Smith will be presenting on the topic: “The Revolution Will Not Be Funded: Dealing with the Non-profit Industrial Complex”  If you haven’t had a chance to hear Andrea, you’re in for a real treat.  She’ll raise some real tough challenges.  Andrea teaches at Media and Cultural Studies at UC Riverside. She is the author of Native Americans and the Christian Right: The Gendered Politics of Unlikely Alliances and is editor of The Revolution Will Not Be Funded: Beyond the Nonprofit Industrial Complex. She is co-founder of the Boarding School Healing Project and is US Coordinator of the Ecumenical Association of Third World Theologians.  There will be a response to Andrea offered by North Park’s own, Wes Lindahl, professor at our school of non-profit management.

For more information, check out the 4days4justice website. You can also register online. See you there!

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