On January 25th, our speaker Dr. David Eckman will be speaking on Suffering: The Neglected Skill. “To know how to suffer well is a life skill with tremendous dividends. Everyone who reads this, has either suffered significantly or will suffer sooner or later. Healthy suffering leads to some of the deepest insights we will ever have.”
About the speaker…
Dr. David Eckman has been a pastor for 16 years followed by seven years as a Dean and Vice-President for Western Seminary in San Jose, CA. and Portland, OR. He studied at Oxford University while working on his doctorate, and received his Ph.D. in Old Testament and Hebrew from Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary. He holds an M.Div., M.Th., and Ph.D.
Dr. Eckman is currently retired from Western Seminary, and is now full-time with BWGI Ministries. He is an international speaker and educator, and has authored several books including: Becoming Who God Intended, Knowing the Heart of the Father and Sex, Food & God.