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Beacon Features: Francis Chan’s crazy love

By Michele Kappas
Contributing Writer

With Christival having finished this past week, many students probably still want to know more about the keynote speaker, Francis Chan.

Who is he? How did he end up being a pastor preaching to large college audiences?

For those who haven’t read his book, “Crazy Love,” or heard any of his videotaped speeches, prepare to be blown away.

Chan is known for his passion and his ability to make more of an impact with his words because of what Christ has done in his life.

He understands the importance of bringing truth, yet knows how to keep his audience laughing.

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Beacon News: Francis Chan to visit PBA

By Calvin Hylton
Contributing Writer

Renowned Christian author Francis Chan is the featured speaker at this year’s Christival at Palm Beach Atlantic University, held Sept. 22-24.

Chan is the senior pastor of Cornerstone Church in Simi Valley, Calif. He is also author of the books “Crazy Love: Overwhelmed by a Relentless God” and “Forgotten God: Reversing Our Tragic Neglect of the Holy Spirit.”

“Having Francis Chan speak for the entire conference allowed for continuity,” said Campus Pastor Bernie Cueto. “He is a great man of God.”

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