Bio & BackgroundJimmy Spencer Jr works at the intersection of social responsibility, technology, and spirituality.
He is the founder of Love Without Agenda, a charity that is building Glocal--a global + local web platform that maximizes people's engagement of their community thru service. People with be glocally connected to socially responsible projects hosted by corporations, charities, and grass-roots community service opportunities.
He's the author of 'Love Without Agenda', a creative, transparent and bold book where Spencer shares his spiritual journey and asks the question “What would humans & humanity look like if we followed the pattern of Jesus and loved everyone without agenda?" Over the past 20 years he's had the privilege to speak to audiences in cool places like the USSR, Soldier Field in Chicago, and across Europe.
He communicates in his own unique style and is a storyteller at heart.
As a progressive Christian, he strives to love all people without agenda. Since much of the fear and agenda he sees in US Christianity troubles him, he serves on the advisory-board for Red Letter Christians, a movement of people who 'strive to take the words of Jesus seriously' thru doing work of service & human rights. He holds a degree in Religious Studies & Philosophy from the University of Missouri where he was a decorated track & field athlete.
He is a fan of Cash, Lupe and The Killers. He lives in the Chicago neighborhood of Lincoln Park where you'll find him strolling thru the zoo and down to Lake Michigan to keep his head clear and check out what the monkeys are up to.
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