St. Phillip the Deacon Pastor Tim Westermeyer’s Faith & Life lecture series, allowing the community to reflect on how Christian faith is related to ordinary things in life, is back for its second year; here are a couple of the upcoming speakers.
February 3 Father Gregory Boyle lectures Faith & Compassion: Love and the Gangs of East L.A. Boyle, founder of Homeboy Industries, the largest gang intervention and re-entry program in the country, also authored Tattoos on the Heart (Free Press, March 2010).
March 9 Hilary Lunke leads Faith & Golf: A Conversation about the LPGA and the U.S. Open. Lunke won the 2003 U.S. Women’s Open and in 2008 received the William and Mousie Powell Award for best exemplifying the spirits, ideals and values of the LPGA.
April 20 New York Times best-selling author Eric Metaxas discusses Faith & Heroism: Dietrich Bonhoeffer vs. The Third Reich. Metaxas is the 2011 recipient of the Canterbury Medal, which is awarded by the Becket Fund for religious freedom.
Free. Donations welcome. 7 p.m. St. Phillip the Deacon Church, 17205 County Rd. 6.; 763.475.7100