Gardner-Webb University Dimensions Program Welcomes SIM USA President

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Bruce Johnson to Address the Gardner-Webb Student Body on March 19

BOILING SRINGS, N.C. – The Gardner-Webb University Dimensions Program will welcome Bruce Johnson, president of SIM USA, to speak to the Gardner-Webb community on Tuesday, March 19 at 9:25 a.m. in the Lutz-Yelton Convocation Center’s Paul Porter Arena.

SIM USA is an international mission organization with more than 1,600 active missionaries, representing more than 30 nationalities and serving in 60 countries, including Africa, Asia and South America. The missionaries make up a community of God’s people who delight to worship Him and are passionate about the Gospel, seeking to fulfill the mission of Jesus Christ throughout the world.

Dr. Tracy Jessup, vice president of Christian Life and Services and senior minister at Gardner-Webb University, invited Johnson to come speak to the students at Gardner-Webb. “It is an honor to have Bruce Johnson address the Gardner-Webb community,” said Jessup.

Johnson, a Charlotte, N.C. native, joined the SIM USA family in 2009. He was previously the vice president of leadership development for the mission Asian Access.

Gardner-Webb University’s Dimensions programs are free and open to the public. The goal of Dimensions is to enhance the spiritual, intellectual and cultural life at the University and also to promote a sense of community. Dimensions programs are held each Tuesday at 9:25 a.m. in the Lutz-Yelton Convocation Center. More information is available at 704-406-4277.

Located in Boiling Springs, N.C., Gardner-Webb University blends a liberal arts core curriculum with more than 55 specialized major and minor programs, a comprehensive academic experience grounded in a Christian environment of service, leadership, and intellectual freedom.