The 13th Annual John Perkins Lecture


Perkins Lecture Series:

Faith, Race, and Evangelicalism


This year's 13th Perkins Lecture Series included a visit from center founder Dr. John Perkins, along with Dr. Michael Emerson, Provost at North Park University. 


Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Chapel was hosted with a dialogue between Dr. Perkins and Dr. Emerson.  The afternoon forum Dr. Emerson presented on the matter of faith, race and evangelicalism, with response by Dr. Jennifer McKinney, Dr. Bo Lim and Center director Tali Hairston.

SPRINT 2018 to Colombia

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Engage with Community Partners

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Founded in 2004, the John Perkins Center is a first of-its-kind partnership between the John and Vera Mae Perkins Foundation of Jackson, Mississippi, Seattle Pacific University, and Christian community leaders throughout the Pacific Northwest. Learn about the John Perkins Center