An Evening with Barry Hinson

Murphysboro, IL / August 30, 2018 – Southern Illinois University, men’s basketball coach Barry Hinson is scheduled to speak at an Evening with Barry Hinson, Sunday October 14, 2018 at Berean Christian Church in Murphysboro at 7:00pm.

With a career that has spanned 2 decades and as a Division 1 coach, Hinson has first-hand knowledge into current issues faced by youth and parents especially when it comes to youth sports and life rules that will help them succeed. He has tremendous insight into the issues facing young people and how to guide them to better life choices. During the discussion he will not shy away from difficult subjects and will take questions from the attendees, in this rare opportunity. 

One of the event organizers and Berean Christian Church Elder, Mike Austin wants to make sure that everyone takes advantage of this evening. Austin said, “It is wonderful that Coach Hinson is taking the time to speak from his wealth of knowledge about life rules, respect, family, patriotism and faith. It is something that everyone should hear and take advantage of the opportunity.”

The event is open to everyone, but geared towards the family and youth. The presentation is a free service to all of the Southern Illinois community. There is no admission, however to reserve seating for larger groups contact Berean Christian Church at 618-684-6601 or

Berean Christian Church is located at 1530 Illinois Avenue at the corner of Illinois Avenue and 16th Street.

For more information about Berean visit or email them at Berean is a church that has several outreaches to the Southern Illinois community and they want to provide opportunities to connect with the community and God through events and worship services for youth and adults.