Spend an evening with Steve Corbett, co-author of When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor…. And Yourself, to discover and discuss a biblically based framework of the root cause of poverty and its alleviation. Whether involved in short-term missions or long-term empowerment of the poor, Corbett will provide attendees with practical principles and strategies for walking with and serving the poor. Engage in a conversation about how the Church can use the principals from When Helping Hurts to accurately love our neighbor and be a part of Kingdom restoration in Indianapolis, around the country and abroad.
Pre-registration is recommended, admission will be $13 at the door
Steve Corbett is Co-Author of When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor…. And Yourself. Mr. Corbett is an Assistant Professor of Community Development at Covenant College and serves as a Community Development Specialist for the Chalmers Center.
Previously, Mr. Corbett served as Director of Field Operations and Training for the Chalmers Center. Prior to coming to Covenant College, Steve worked for Food for the Hungry International (FHI) as the Regional Director for Central and South America for two years. Before assuming these responsibilities, he served as the Director of Staff Training for nine years. In this capacity, he participated in the orientation and training of 1500 staff working in 25 countries. Mr. Corbett has a B.A. from Covenant College and a M.Ed. in Adult Education from the University of Georgia.