The JSerra Speaker Series is back with a roster of intellectually riveting speakers! The series returned on Thursday, October 13 at the Pavilion with Father Greg Boyle. Father Boyle is the founder and executive director of Homeboy Industries in Los Angeles — the largest gang intervention, rehabilitation and re-entry program in the world. Watch the engaging video below.
Then on Wednesday, November 30, Doug Fields comes to the JSerra Center Room. He is the Executive Director of HomeWord’s Center for Youth/Family at Azusa Pacific University, the co-founder of DownloadYouthMinistry.com, and the author of more than 50 books. More information about Mr. Fields is available at www.dougfields.com.
Author of the best-selling book Seal of God, Chad Williams shares his journey through the grueling Naval Ops training and onto the streets of Iraq, where he witnessed the horrors of war up close. It's a radical conversion story sure to inspire awe in everyone on Thursday, January 12 at the JSerra Pavilion.
Last but definitely not least, Dr. Leonard Sax joins the Speaker Series on Thursday, February 16 in the Center Room. Dr. Sax is an American psychologist and a practicing family physician. He is best known as the author of four important books for parents: Boys Adrift, Girls on the Edge, and Why Gender Matters, and The Collapse of Parenting. Dr. Sax has built an international reputation as an expert on child and adolescent development issues and has spoken to groups around the world. This may be the most important parenting seminar you ever attend!