Fostering Peace and Justice Through a Biblical Lens


October 12 - 13, 2015

Ken Wytsma is a leader, innovator and social entrepreneur respected for his insight and collaborative spirit.  He is the president of Kilns College, where he teaches courses on philosophy and justice.  he is the founder of The Justice Conference, an annual international conference that introduces men and women to a wide range of organizations and conversations relating to biblical justice and God's call to give our lives away.  Ken is a consultant and creative advisor to nonprofits and a sought-after speaker on justice, church and culture.  A church planter and lead pastor at Antioch Church, Ken lives in Bend, OR, with his wife, Tamara, and their four daughters.  Ken's first book,  Pursuing Justice: The Call to Live and Die for Bigger Things, was released in 2012, and his second book,  The Grand Paradox: The Messiness of Life, the Mystery of God and the Necessity of Faith, was released in January 2015.

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Fostering Peace and Justice Through the Lens of Service


2016 John Woolman Peacemaking Forum

Fostering Peace and Justice through the Lens of Service

Tuesday, April 12

Featuring Stuart Willcuts , Mercy Corps Country Director, Ukraine
1972 Alumnus of George Fox

Chapel: Restoring Hope
Caring for the vulnerable
Bauman Auditorium
10:50 a.m.
Serving the World
Do good, seek peace and pursue justice. Isaiah 1:17
Hoover 105
7-8:30 p.m.

Stuart will be presented the Woolman Peacemaking Award at the evening community event.

Refreshments will be provided by the Center for Peace and Justice.

“I chose the humanitarian world after watching and experiencing the total lack of any positive outcomes from confrontation, war and military events.” − Stuart Willcuts
Peacemaking work at Ukraine

Photo credit: Mercy Corps