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SPU Host's Lisa Sharon Harper

Lisa Sharon Harper is the Chief Church Engagement Officer for Sojourners and author of The Very Good Gospel: How Everything Wrong Can Be Made Right. Harper joins the Center's panel discussion on policing, as well as joining the fall's chapel theme of civic engagement on October 25.

Tuesday, October 25, 2016


11:10 a.m., First Free Methodist Church

Perkins Center Forum

"Panel Discussion on Policing: Where do we go from here?"

3:15 p.m., Upper Gwinn Commons

Panelists: Lisa Sharon Harper, Sojourners; Tim Burgess, Seattle City Council; Piece Murphy, Director of the Office of Professional Accountability

Urban Plunge with UI

Learn about homelessness with Urban Plunge, a 5 day immersion learning experience, Dec. 9-13.

Serve with Urban Involvement

Interested in regular engagement with community partners? Join an Urban Involvement team during the week.

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