Simpson University to Host Talk About ‘The Shack” Movie

For Immediate Release


Dr. Baxter KrugerREDDING, Calif. - Simpson University’s Veterans Success Center and A.W. Tozer Theological Seminary will host a talk Thursday, March 9, with Dr. Baxter Kruger on the newly released movie “The Shack,” based on the best-selling novel by William Paul Young.

The 7 p.m. discussion will be in LaBaume-Rudat Hall, room 204, on campus at 2211 College View Drive. There is no cost to attend.

Dr. Kruger is the director of Perichoresis Ministries in Jackson, Miss. He has degrees in political science, divinity, and earned his Ph.D. from Kings College, Aberdeen in Scotland. He is the author of nine books, including The Great Dance, Jesus and the Undoing of Adam, Across All Worlds, and The Shack Revisited, and teaches around the world. Dr. Baxter is an avid outdoorsman and holds two U.S. patents for his fishing lure designs.

For more information, contact Karen at or (530) 226-4749.



Simpson University, established in 1921, is a Christian university offering undergraduate, graduate, and teaching credential programs. The university celebrated its 25th year in Redding and the completion of a Science and Nursing Center in 2014. Academic programs include ASPIRE, a degree-completion program geared toward working adults with both on-campus and online course offerings, including degrees in psychology and organizational leadership. For information about the university, or to arrange a campus visit, call 1-888-9-SIMPSON or visit


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