Arizona Christian University is proud to announce Dr. Larry Anderson, Chairman of the ACU Board of Trustees, as the 2017 Fall Commencement address speaker.

ACU’s Fall Commencement Ceremony is scheduled for 11 a.m. on Saturday, December 9, 2017 in the Fultz Memorial Gymnasium at Arizona Christian University, 2625 E. Cactus Road in Phoenix. Graduates and guests are invited to a light breakfast reception beginning at 9:30 a.m. in the lobby. Doors to the ceremony open at 10 a.m.

This will be ACU’s third Fall Commencement, and will feature the largest Fall graduating class ever as 47 students complete their bachelor’s degree studies.

Dr. Anderson is Senior Pastor of North Bible Church in Scottsdale, AZ. He has faithfully served on the ACU Board of Trustees since 2010. Dr. Anderson holds a Bachelor of Arts from Arizona State University and both a Master of Arts and Doctor of Ministry from Fuller Theological Seminary. Anderson and his wife Gina have been married for 42 years and have three sons – all serving as pastors in different churches — and nine grandchildren.

“Dr. Anderson is one of the most mature, respected and influential Christian leaders in the Southwest,” said Len Munsil, President of ACU. “He has devoted his life to the ministry of the Gospel of Jesus Christ, through pastoral positions including a previous appointment as Interim Senior Pastor at Scottsdale Bible Church, and prior to that as a high-level regional executive with Young Life. We are thrilled to have him chairing our Board at ACU, and delighted he will be sharing with us at this Commencement ceremony.”

For more information and the full schedule of events, click here.

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