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Summer Scholars Series at Millbrook Baptist Church

Summer Scholars Series 2014 Schedule

2014 Summer Scholar Series

Sundays, June 1st - August 31st
9:30 - 10:30 am
Join us for this engaging series featuring lecturers frrom area universities.  A nursery will be provided and young children will enjoy age-appropriate learning in their own classrooms

June 1st & 8th - Carson Brisson
Associate Dean and Associate Professor of Biblical Languages at Union Presbyterian Seminary whose work reveals how ancient languages still have the power to shape Christian spirituality in the 21st century.
June 15th - Gretchen Ziegenhals
Managing Director at Leadership Education at Duke Divinity School with many years of experience exploring the art of teaching and learning in Christian contexts.
June 22nd - Jill Peterfeso
Visiting Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at Guilford College whose research in multiple forms of Christian piety uncovers surprising perspectives on Jesus in the visual imagery of America’s pop culture.
June 29th - Joe Blosser
Assistant Professor of Religion and Philosophy at High Point University specializing in the complex relationships between Christian faith, everyday work, private enterprise, and the market economy.
July 6th - Warren Kinghorn
Staff Psychiatrist at Durham’s VA Medical Center and Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Pastoral and Moral Theology at Duke Divinity School whose work helps churches care for persons with mental illness, including sufferers of combat-related trauma.
July 13th - Bill Leonard
Professor of Church History and Baptist Studies at Wake Forest Divinity School whose name blazons the cover of more than twenty books on American religion, Baptist history, and Christianity in the Appalachian Mountains.
July 20th - Steve Carr & the Stewardship Committee
The church’s very own gurus of Christian stewardship ask a timeless question in search of a timely answer: “Can Money Buy You Happiness? A Biblical (and Light-Hearted) Look at Money, Stewardship, Perfect Happiness and a Treasure in Heaven.”
July 27th - Edgardo Colon-Emeric
Assistant Professor of Christian Theology at Duke Divinity School whose ministry among Latino Christians complements his research on the theology of great Christian minds like Thomas Aquinas, John Wesley, and Bartolomé de las Casas.
August 3rd - Chris Gambill
Director of FaithHealthNC at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center with expertise in group decision-making processes, conflict management, and emotional intelligence training.
August 10th & 17th - George Braswell
Senior Professor of World Religions at Campbell Divinity School whose long career in education, ministry, and Middle East missions culminated in the recent founding of Campbell’s World Religions and Global Cultures Center.
August 24th - Randall Lolley
Former President of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary whose many years of service among embattled Christians polished his practical wisdom on religious leadership.
August 31st - Grace Hackney
Methodist pastor whose experience founding a controversial, multi-racial community garden in rural North Carolina informs her current research on the significance of food and table fellowship for Christian devotion.

Summer Scholars Series 2013 Schedule

2013 Schedule

June 2nd & 9th - Stephen Chapman
June 16th - Karey Harwood
June 23rd - Rob Nash
June 30th - Laura Kanal
July 7th & 14th - Laceye Warner
July 21nd - Charles Irons
July 28th - Curtis Freeman
August 4th - Jill Crainshaw
August 11th & 18th - Kate Bowler
August 25th - Shannon Grimes
Summer Scholars Series 2011 Schedule

2011 Schedule

June 5th & 12th - David Moffitt
June 19th & 26th - Bryan Hatcher
July 3rd & September 4th - Brent Jones
July 10th & 17th - Barry Jones
July 24th & 31st - Alicia Davis Porterfield
August 7th & 14th - James “Mickey” Efird
August 21st - Gail O’Day
August 28th - Barbara Brown Taylor
Summer Scholars Series 2012 Schedule

2012 Schedule

June 3rd & 10th - Norman Wirzba
June 17th - Jill Peterfeso
June 24th - Dick Hester
July 1st - Raymond Barfield
July 8th & 15th - Sujin Pak
July 22nd - James M. Dunn
July 29th - Mary Kathleen Cunningham
August 5th & 12th - Brittany Wilson
August 19th & 26th - David Odom
Summer Scholars Series 2010 Schedule

2010 Schedule

June 6th - Curtis Freeman
June 13th, 20th, & 27th Tony and Jan Cartledge
July 4th - W. Brent Jones
July 11th, 25th, August 1st - Alicia Davis Porterfield
July 18th - Bill Leonard
August 15th, 22nd, & September 5th - Thea Portier-Young
August 29th - Lydia Hoyle
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