Jensy Acosta will be the featured guest speaker at a “Get Creative! Behind the Project” event hosted by the Nyack College Writing Center on Monday, October 14 from 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM on the Nyack Manhattan campus located at 2 Washington Street in Room 2037. He is the author of “The Economic Injustice of America: A Biblical Perspective,” which will be the topic of his presentation. Jensy will engage the audience in a discourse on the Christian’s responsibility in regard to economic injustice.
Born and raised in Harlem, Jensy earned a B.A. in Bible with a concentration in research from Nyack College and an M.Div. in New Testament from Princeton Theological Seminary. He is currently the Community Life and Outreach Director at The Gathering Harlem, a two-year-old church plant where Kenny Hart is the lead pastor. Prior to joining the staff of The Gathering, Jensy helped to plant another church in Harlem and served as its associate pastor.
For the past five years, Jensy has served as an adjunct professor of New Testament and Hermeneutics at Nyack College. His passion is to put his theological training into action by serving the needs of others.
Refreshments will be served.