Reimagining Evangelism at “Burning Man”

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By: Whitney Bauck, Wheaton Magazine

I pull oversized goggles over my eyes and secure the bandana covering my nose and mouth. Squinting, I follow the outline of the caped man on the bike in front of me as a blinding dust storm threatens to render me sightless. Human forms covered in fur coats and blinking LED lights pass me on bicycles as we move forward, and a looming shape that turns out to be a giant shark-shaped car pumps electronic music into the swirling desert wind around us.

Dr. Rick Richardson, director of the Wheaton College Graduate School’s M.A. in Evangelism and Leadership program…keep reading here.

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This article by Whitney Bauck--Wheaton 2015 alum--was originally published by Wheaton Magazine, Winter 2016.

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