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Meet the Wisdom Forum Speakers: Bruce Ashford

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What does it look like for believers to wisely engage the intersection of faith and culture in daily life?

Join us on March 16, 2018 on the campus of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, NC, or via livestream, for The Wisdom Forum — an evening of compelling conversation addressing the faithful interaction with cultural issues the church faces today.

Today, get to know one of our speakers, Dr. Bruce Ashford, who will speak about wisdom and the good life.


Bruce Ashford

Dr. Ashford’s talk from the 2016 Intersect Conference.

Bruce Ashford

Bruce Ashford

Dr. Bruce Ashford is Provost and Professor of Theology & Culture at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.

He is also a Research Fellow at the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission, a Fellow in Theology at the St. George’s Center for Biblical and Public Theology and a participant in the Dulles Colloquium of the Institute on Religion & Public Life.

Dr. Ashford has been teaching at Southeastern since 2003 and became the provost in 2013. His goal in teaching is to encourage his students to bear witness to the truth, goodness and beauty of the gospel and to work out its implications in all facets of their lives and in all dimensions of culture. Ashford defended his dissertation on “Ludwig Wittgenstein’s Impact on Anglo-American Theology,” is the co-author of One Nation Under God: A Christian Hope for American Politics (B&H, 2015), the author Every Square Inch: An Introduction to Cultural Engagement for Christians (Lexham, 2015), and is the editor of Theology and Practice of Mission (B&H, 2011).

His primary interest is public theology; his secondary interests include philosophy of education, theology of mission, theological method and contemporary theology. He is married to Lauren, with whom he has two daughters (Riley Noelle, Anna Katherine) and a son (John Paul Kuyper). He is an elder at The Summit Church (Raleigh-Durham, NC).

Join Bruce Ashford and others at The Wisdom Forum.

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The L. Russ Bush Center for Faith and Culture seeks to engage culture as salt and light, presenting the Christian faith and demonstrating its implications for all areas of human existence.

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