12nov5:30 pmA White South African Speaks to American Christians
(Saturday) 5:30 pm
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Seekers Church invites you to a presentation and reception honoring Rev. Dr. Peter Storey. Rev. Storey will speak on “A White South African Speaks to American Christians,” to be followed by
Seekers Church invites you to a presentation and reception honoring Rev. Dr. Peter Storey.
Rev. Storey will speak on “A White South African Speaks to American Christians,” to be followed by a question-and-answer period and an informal reception.
Rev. Storey is a South African Methodist minister and theologian, former president of the Methodist Church of South Africa and bishop of Johannesburg, former president of the South African Council of Churches, and Professor at Duke University Divinity School. He was a leading voice in the struggle against apartheid, was a prison chaplain to Nelson Mandela, and was deeply engaged in the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. Rev. Storey has spoken widely and is the author of numerous books and articles, most recently, Protest at Midnight: Ministry to a Nation Torn Apart (available at the event, $25).
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