Redemptive Presence Amongst Today's Excluded.
Wednesday 16 January in the Thurber Room – Meal at 19h; Presentation 19h45-21h15

Bob and Gracie EkbladBob and Gracie Ekblad are founders and co-directors of Tierra Nueva (New Earth) in Burlington, Washington. Together they minister at Tierra Nueva and at their home-based retreat center New Earth Refuge in the Skagit Valley. They have three adult children. Bob is ordained in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). He holds a ThD in Old Testament and is known internationally for his courses and workshops on reading the Bible. Gracie is ordained in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A) and holds a Masters in Theology. She pastors and teaches at Tierra Nueva and beyond, emphasizing discipleship, holistic healing and liberation.

Thurber Lectures is an adult community gathering and growth time that is open to all.