The Common Good

Jim Wallis Will Deliver Community Message

Bestselling author and national commentator Jim Wallis will speak in Rochester next week, thanks to the support of about a dozen faith-based groups.

Wallis' Sept. 21 talk at Asbury First United Methodist Church will focus on volunteerism and community involvement. A ministry and volunteer fair will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. and from 8 to 9 p.m. at the church, 1050 East Ave. The keynote, which is free and open to the public, starts at 7 p.m.