The John M. Perkins Annual Lecture Series

Join us for the Annual Lecture Series Events and Conference April 25-29, 2017.

The Twelfth Annual John Perkins Lecture Series


"Life is not a question. Life is a statement about our God."  - Dr. John Perkins

Dr. John Perkins returns to campus for the Twelfth John Perkins Lecture Series. Along with his annual lecture and chapel, there will be a book-release party with the community. Dr. Perkins will gather with pastors in a discussion on race and faith before the close of his visit.


Perkins Lecture Events















John Perkins Lecture and Chapel

Tuesday, April 25

11:10 a.m.

First Free Methodist Church, Seattle

Book-Release Party

Dream with Me: Race, Love, and the Struggle We Must Win

Wednesday, April 26

7:00 p.m.

Quest Church, Seattle

Pastors' Gathering

Courageous Conversations on Race and Faith

Thursday, April 27

6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Highline College, Des Moines

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Justice Speaks! Student Leadership Event

Two-day, Justice Speaks! Student Leadership Event for students to engage in areas of social justice, community development, and civic engagement through presentations, performances, and break-out groups.