On Sunday, Dec. 15, St. Anne's Church, 15 E. Green St., in Middletown, is hosting noted author and professor Tony Campolo as the guest speaker at the 9:30 a.m. service. The community is invited to hear this captivating storyteller.
Campolo, 77, is professor emeritus of sociology at Eastern University, a former faculty member at the University of Pennsylvania, and the founder and president of the Evangelical Association for the Promotion of Education.
The author of more than 35 books, he is one of the founders of the Red Letter Christian movement and blogs regularly at his website, RedLetterChristians.org, and can also be found on both Facebook and Twitter.
Over the past several years, he has spoken about 350 times a year to a wide range of audiences, including the British Parliament and the gathering of worldwide Angelical Bishops, Lambeth; Creation Festival, a very large youth gathering; and even locally for the 2012 Delaware Governor's Prayer Breakfast.
Over his many years of Christian service, Tony has boldly challenged millions of people all over the world to respond to God's boundless love by combining personal discipleship, evangelism and social justice. He is an internationally known speaker in the Evangelical world.
Dr. Campolo and his wife Peggy live near Philadelphia and have two children and four grandchildren.