Being Human in Ministry with Mandy Smith
Engage with pastor Mandy Smith as she comes to Harrisonburg for a series of chapels, forums and lectures on “Being Human in Ministry, “September 19-20, 2017.

Originally from Australia, Mandy Smith is lead pastor of University Christian Church, a campus and neighborhood congregation with its own fair-trade cafĂ© in Cincinnati, Ohio. She is a contributing editor for Leadership Journal and the author of Making a Mess and Meeting God. Her latest book is The Vulnerable Pastor: How Human Limitations Empower Our Ministry (IVP). Mandy and her husband Jamie, a New Testament professor at Cincinnati Christian University, live with their two kids in a little house where the teapot is always warm. She is also a fine artist and the creator of “The Collect,” a citywide trash-to-art project.

Tuesday, September 19
11-11:45 am Seminary Chapel: Being Human in Church Leadership Martin Chapel (Seminary)
11:45 am-1 pm Lunch and Conversation Martin Chapel foyer
7-8:30 pm Community Lecture with Q&A: Engaged in Mission Owning our Humanity Park View Mennonite Church
Wednesday, September 20
7:30-9 am Pastors Forum: The Vulnerable Pastor: Being Human Presentation and Q&A for pastors wishing to engage Mandy in the practical applications of her work Park View Mennonite Church
10-10:30 am EMU Chapel: Faith on a Human Scale Lehman Auditorium
11:30 am-1:30 pm Conversations with Women in Ministry and Leadership Lunch with Mandy Smith – "Hosted by Lana Miller – pastors and students are invited" EMU East Dining Room