The Rev. Dr. Jack Haberer, a long-time Presbyterian pastor and author as well as the former editor of "The Presbyterian Outlook," will speak at University of the Ozarks on Thursday, Feb. 26, as part of the University's Walton Arts & Ideas Series.
Presbyterian pastor and author The Rev. Dr. Jack Haberer will speak at Ozarks at 7 p.m., Feb. 26, in Baldor Auditorium.
Haberer’s lecture will begin at 7 p.m. in the Baldor Auditorium, located in the Boreham Business Building. The public is invited to attend this free event.
The current pastor of Vanderbilt Presbyterian Church in Naples, Fla., Haberer served from 2005-2014 as editor of The Presbyterian Outlook magazine, an independent, national news and ministry resource magazine based in Richmond, Va.
Haberer has written numerous articles as well as two books: "GodViews: The Convictions that Drive Us and Divide Us," and "Living the Presence of the Spirit."
He has served long term pastorates in Houston, Texas, and Satellite Beach, Fla. He has also served as a member of the Theological Task Force on Peace, Unity and Purity of the Church, and earlier chaired the boards of two evangelical organizations, Presbyterians for Renewal and the Presbyterian Coalition.
Haberer earned degrees at Roberts Wesleyan College and Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary before earning a doctorate in ministry from Columbia Theological Seminary. He and his wife of 38 years, Barbie, have two grown children and three grandchildren.