Our speaker for our third Vocational Ministry Framework Lecture is Dr. John M. Templeton, Jr. (Jack).
The Framework Lecture Series is intended to provide biblical teaching on issues of faith and work. This is part of Tenth Presbyterian Church’s vocational ministry initiative. For information contact Dr. Jeff Jue.
Dr. Jack Templeton is President and Chairman of the John Templeton Foundation. Dr. Templeton earned his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and later trained in pediatric surgery under Dr. C. Everett Koop at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. After two years in the Navy, he returned to CHOP to serve as a pediatric surgeon. He retired in 1995 and began directing all activities at the Templeton Foundation. He is the author of two books, including Thrift and Generosity: The Joy of Giving.