An Evening of Encouragement with Max Lucado


AUGUST 6, 2013

Bestselling author, Max Lucado, to speak at Lipscomb University’s Allen Arena on September 12, 2013, to benefit Nashville Rescue Mission

NASHVILLE, Tennessee — Max Lucado, New York Times bestselling author and pastor of Oak Hills Church, will share a message of hope based on his new book, You’ll Get Through This: Hope and Help for Your Turbulent Times on Thursday, September 12, 2013 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Allen
Arena on the campus of Lipscomb University.

The evening includes dinner and features musical entertainment from singers/songwriters Josh Wilson and Karyn Williams. Those in attendance will also hear inspiring stories from some of the men and women whose lives have been changed through Nashville Rescue Mission’s life-recovery program.

“I’m so excited to be speaking at this event in support of Nashville Rescue Mission,” says Max Lucado. “The Mission is doing a great job of meeting the physical and spiritual needs of the weary and the brokenhearted in the Nashville community. I invite you to join us for this night of encouragement.”

“It is a great honor to have Max Lucado as our guest for this special evening,” says Glenn Cranfield, President and CEO of Nashville Rescue Mission. “He is an inspiring storyteller with a compassionate heart. I am eager to hear his message of encouragement. It will be a night you don’t want to miss.”

Sponsored by Lee Company, CEI General Contractor and the Ezell Foundation. Tickets can be purchased online at and are $50 each or $500 for a table of 10. Proceeds from the event will benefit Nashville Rescue Mission.

About Max Lucado

Max Lucado has more than 100 million products in print, including 80 million book products, and a publishing career spanning 25 years. Many of his titles have been on national bestsellers lists like The New York Times, USA Today, Publishers Weekly and ECPA. Lucado has been featured on many national media outlets including The TODAY Show, Good Morning America and Fox & Friends in the last year. Max and his wife Denalyn live in San Antonio, Texas, where he is Minister of Preaching at Oak Hills Church. More on Max Lucado, can be found at

About Nashville Rescue Mission

Since 1954, Nashville Rescue Mission has been meeting the needs of the poor and homeless through emergency services and life-recovery programs, focusing on spiritual growth, education and employment with a goal of restoring hope and transforming lives. Nashville Rescue Mission is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit and is located at 639 Lafayette Street, Nashville, TN 37203. For more information, visit

Press Contacts:

Michelle Sanders Brinson
Nashville Rescue Mission
Marketing Coordinator