Veggie Tales Creator Speaks At Southern Adventist University

Thursday, January 3, 2013

“Veggie Tales” creator Phil Vischer will speak at Southern Adventist University on Thursday, Jan. 10.

Mr. Vischer is a voice actor, writer, animator and songwriter best known for creating the computer-animated video series Veggie Tales which has sold 60 million videos since ethe 1993 debut. He recently launched What’s in the Bible, another faith-based project aimed at reaching children.

Mr. Vischer will make a rare guest speaking appearance, visiting Southern Adventist University to share his personal testimony of the highs and lows from 20 years in the Christian entertainment industry. 

Mr. Vischer will speak in the Iles P.E. Center  at 11 a.m. and Thatcher Chapel at 7:30 p.m.  The events are free and open to the public.

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