About the Author


Rev. Dr. John Nunes

The Rev. Dr. John Nunes serves on the faculty at Valparaiso University as The Emil and Elfriede Jochum Chair, a professorship established to support the study of Christian values in public and professional life.

Nunes previously served from 2007 until 2013 as president and CEO of Lutheran World Relief (LWR), a $49 million global organization working to end poverty, injustice and human suffering worldwide. He has also been a professor of theology at Concordia University Chicago, a management consultant, and an urban parish pastor and community organizer in Dallas and Detroit.

A gifted public speaker, he has spoken at a number of LHM events, most recently at the LHM Outreach Conference, SENT, held in Detroit, MI. He is a frequent keynote presenter who has also published several works.

Nunes has written Voices from the City: Issues and Images of Urban Preaching and, with his wife, Monique, the children's book Little Things Make Big Differences: A Story about Malaria.


Bible Studies by Rev. Dr. John Nunes:
Journey from Unbelief to Faith

Upcoming Events:
  • MI, Arcadia: Lutheran Laymen's League Men's Retreat at Camp Arcadia
    September 6, 2018 - September 9, 2018
    Host Church: Lutheran Laymen's League
  • KY, Louisville: "Love the Hungry Night" at Louisville City FC soccer game
    September 8, 2018 - September 8, 2018
    Host Church: Concordia Lutheran Church
  • TX, Cypress: 75th Annual Lonestar District LLL /LHM Convention
    September 15, 2018 - September 15, 2018
    Host Church: St. John Lutheran Church

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