NEWS & EVENTS
Dordt College News
Caring for the Environment conference Oct. 26-27
October 8, 2007
Dordt College, Northwestern College, and the Center for Public Justice are the primary sponsors of a conference on October 26-27 titled Caring for the Environment: Putting Biblical Principles into Practice.
On Friday, Oct. 26, at 7 p.m. in Dordt College’s Campus Center De Jager Student Activity Area, Dr. Cal DeWitt, a world renowned Christian environmental scientist, will give the keynote address on the topic, The Bible and the Environment: Biblical Teachings on Creation Care. A reception with refreshments will follow the keynote address.
Five sessions will be offered Saturday, Oct. 27, at Northwestern College’s Vermeer Dining Hall. At 8:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 11 a.m., 2 p.m. and 3:30 p.m., various panelists from northwest Iowa will provide examples of their local environmental practices, to inspire and motivate more good local practices in the categories of individuals & families, churches, schools, business and service organizations, and agriculture.