Category Archives: Conversations

The Spirituality of Wine Audio

On Thursday, June 9, the Newbigin House of Studies hosted author Gisela Kreglinger for a conversation on her new book The Spirituality of Wine.  Gisela Kreglinger grew up on a family-owned winery in Franconia, Germany where her family has been crafting wine for many generations. This unique experience has inspired her to write a book about the spirituality of wine. […]

A Conversation with Makoto Fujimura Audio

On Thursday May 19, the Newbigin House of Studies hosted artist, author and speaker, Makoto Fujimura, for a conversation on his new book Silence and Beauty. Makoto Fujimura is an internationally renowned artist, writer and speaker who serves as the director of Fuller Theological Seminary’s Brehm Center for Worship, Theology, and the Arts. He is also the founder […]

The Gospel and ‘Black Lives Matter’: A Conversation with Lisa Sharon Harper

by guest writer, Laura Turner Back in 1971, a group of students who were frustrated by their school’s lack of engagement in the civil rights movement banned together. Their professors at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School outside Chicago weren’t addressing issues of social justice, so the students gathered together and protested the administration’s actions, acknowledging that […]