International campus minister to speak at ACU spiritual renewal week

For immediate release
August 31, 2001

Abilene Christian University's Spiritual Renewal Week Sept. 3-5 will feature Dean Trune, a nationally known campus minister.

The theme for the week will be "Going Deeper," said Mark Lewis, director of spiritual life.

"The theme will be focusing on helping students form a deeper, more mature faith in Christ that permanently effects their lifestyle and reflects Jesus in them," Lewis said.

Trune is the executive director of Impact Ministries, a non-denominational Christian campus ministry that seeks to impact university campuses and the world for Jesus Christ through prayer and God's word. 

Trune served as a Campus Minister at Michigan State University for 11 years until 1995 when he shifted his ministry efforts toward planting campus ministries throughout the U.S. and the world. 

During Spiritual Renewal Week, Trune will speak in Chapel each day. His presentations will be as follows:

Monday - Passionate for What?

Tuesday - We Serve an Incredible God

Wednesday - Merciful or Unmerciful Servant

In addition, Trune will be speaking Monday evening at 7 p.m. in Moody Coliseum on "Developing Intimacy with God: Organizing your Spiritual Life," and on Tuesday at 8:30 p.m. in the Beauchamp Ampitheater he will be leading the ACU community in a "Concert of Prayer."

For more information about Trune's work you can visit his web site at


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