ENGAGE is a high school youth theology initiative which will take place this summer July 5-14, 2017 at Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tennessee.
Funded by a generous grant from Lilly Endowment Inc., the ENGAGE initiative will bring together rising high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors from racially diverse backgrounds and churches of Christ.
Together students will explore the contemporary call to racial justice and reconciliation, the histories of both the church and the U.S. Civil Rights movement, and what it means to live a life of Christian leadership and service.
Students will spend eight days on Lipscomb’s campus, studying theology and history with Lipscomb professors and immersing themselves in the cultural, service, and entertainment opportunities available in the great city of Nashville.
Students will spend another 2 days traveling outside of Nashville on the “Bus Ride to Justice,” a historical and interactive tour of various sites and memorials of the U.S. Civil Rights movement, including:
For more information, please email ENGAGE Program Director, Claire Frederick at firstname.lastname@example.org