2013-2014 Justice Speaks Series:  Mobilizing for the Common Good


This fall, the Perkins Center has invited Social Psychologist Christena Cleveland to be the keynote speaker for our Justice Speaks series. Her visit will include a public address titled “Disunity in Christ” on her recently published book Disunity in Christ: Uncovering the Hidden Forces that Keep Us Apart (IVP).  

We invite you to join us in discourse and reflection with Dr. Cleveland.

Justice Speaks Forum


Thursday, November 21, 2013

Justice Speaks Forum: Disunity in Christ

The public address titled “Disunity in Christ”, will be held in DH150 on Nov. 21st, at 7pm. Dr. Cleveland will present on her book, Disunity in Christ.  Dr. Cleveland draws on her work as a Social Psychologist to explore, through her field’s literature, the reasons why unity is so difficult for members of the body of Christ.

7:00 p.m., Demaray Hall 150 (SPU Campus)



Additional Events:

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Evening at Quest Church with Dr. Cleveland

Pastors and ministry leaders are invited to a conversation with Christena Cleveland, hosted by Quest Church and the Perkins Center.  If you are interested in how to bridge divides across ethnicity, class, gender and culture, join us as we dialogue together on how to develop more skills and knowledge toward being a united, diverse, and healthy church body.

RSVP to office@seattlequest.org  

7:30 p.m., Q Cafe


Thursday, November 21, 2013

Student Training Forum:  Unity and Diversity

The Student Leadership Development Committee and Catalyst are partnering to present this training session for students.  Dr. Cleveland will provide tools and insight around the importance of unity and diversity for college students.  There will be a Q&A period for students to engage with Dr. Cleveland as well.

3:00 - 5:00 p.m., Fine Center, First Free Methodist Church