September 19-20 events with Mandy Smith
Posted on August 11, 2017 by Jon Trotter
Engage with pastor Mandy Smith as she comes to Harrisonburg for a series of chapels, forums and lectures on “Being Human in Ministry,” September 19-20, 2017.
Originally from Australia, Mandy Smith is lead pastor of University Christian Church, a campus and neighborhood congregation with its own fair-trade café in Cincinnati, Ohio. She is a contributing editor for Leadership Journal and the author of Making a Mess and Meeting God. Her latest book is The Vulnerable Pastor: How Human Limitations Empower Our Ministry (IVP). Mandy and her husband Jamie, a New Testament professor at Cincinnati Christian University, live with their two kids in a little house where the teapot is always warm. She is also a fine artist and the creator of “The Collect,” a citywide trash-to-art project.
Mandy Smith’s books will be available for purchase at the events.
Tuesday, September 19
Seminary Chapel: Being Human in Church Leadership, Martin Chapel (Seminary)
11:45 am-1 pm
Lunch and Conversation, Martin Chapel foyer
Community Lecture with Q&A: Engaged in Mission Owning our Humanity, Park View Mennonite Church
Wednesday, September 20
Pastors Forum: The Vulnerable Pastor: Being Human
Presentation and Q&A for pastors wishing to engage Mandy in the practical applications of her work, Park View Mennonite Church
Click here to register for the Pastor’s Forum (via virginiaconference.org)
EMU Chapel: Faith on a Human Scale, Lehman Auditorium
11:30 am-1:30 pm
Conversations with Women in Ministry and Leadership Lunch with Mandy Smith
Hosted by Lana Miller-pastors and students are invited, EMU East Dining Room