FOUNDERS DAY 2022: Resilience for Ministry

October 13, 2022
11:30 – 1:00 p.m. (CST)

Location: Lisle Center (410 Warrenville Road, Lisle, Illinois 60532) and Online

Lunch is free. We will be raising money for scholarships for students of color. Recognizing the classes of 1972, 1997, and 2012. Launching the Center for Theological Integrity.

Guest Speaker: Rev. James Brooks CEO of Lawndale Health Center Pastor, Harmony Community Church, North Lawndale
Founders Day 2022 will take place at Lisle Center on October 13,11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

During this celebration you will:

Hear our Keynote Speaker, James Brooks, CEO of Lawndale Health Center and Pastor of Harmony Community Church. Pastor Brook is also a Northern alumnus and current student in the doctoral program in Christian Community Development.Rejoice in what God is doing through Northern Seminary as you hear stories from President Bill Shiell and others!Celebrate our anniversary classes of 1972 (50 Years) and 1997 (25 Years).Give scholarships to Students of Color. We have received a generous matching grant of $100,000 for this project and our Founder’s Day goal is to match this with a total of $200,000 raised.Dr. McKnight and Dr. Gupta will have their new books available at the event.

The deadline for registration is September 30.


Attire is business casual. Free Parking is available on site. 

Can’t attend but want to support students? You can give online at the link below. Select “Fund: Founders Day” to support scholarships for students. Thank you for your partnership with us in ministry!


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