Getting Engaged


2017 Perkins Lecture Series

April 25-29, 2017


The week starts out with Dr. John Perkins Annual Lecture and celebrating of the release of his recent memoirs publication. It ends with a Justice Speaks! Student Leadership Event.


High school and college students join our student leadership event for presentations, performances and breakouts focused in areas of social justice.


Perkins Lecture & Chapel   |  April 25, 11:10 a.m., First Free Methodist Church, Seattle

Book-Release Party   |   April 26, 7:00 p.m., Quest Church, Seattle

Justice Speaks! Student Leadership Event  |   April 28-29, Seattle Pacific University

2017-2018 JPC Student Leadership

Core team applications for JPC student leadership are still open for you to apply. Join us next year!

SPRINT Care Bag Fundraiser

Support SPRINT by ordering a spring quarter care bag for your student. Care bags can be ordered for students in SPU housing and are $10 each.  Additional contributions are eligible for a tax deduction receipt.  Print, complete, and mail in your order form today!  Orders are due by May 5.

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