Black Church Studies

Gardner C. Taylor Luncheon for Students

Tuesday, September 27, 2011 - 2:30pm
Alumni Memorial Common Room
obcs@div.duke.edu or Elizabeth Moyer, (919)660-3461

Dale P. Andrews, guest lecturer for the Office of Black Church Studies' 2011 fall Gardner C. Taylor Lecture Series on Sept. 27-28, will  hold an open discussion with students at a luncheon in the Alumni Memorial Common Room. Limited space is available. Students may register for the luncheon and discussion by e-mail or by calling (919) 660-3461.

Andrews is a distinguished professor of homiletics, social justice and practical theology at Vanderbilt University Divinity School and Graduate Department of Religion.  An ordained minister in the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church, Dr. Andrews has served AME Zion churches in Connecticut and New Jersey.

The lecture series, established in 1975 and named in honor of the Rev. Gardner C. Taylor, provides opportunities to hear outstanding black preachers in Duke Divinity School classes and worship services.

Loving God Mind, Body, Strength: Orienting Yourself to Life as a Divinity Student

Friday, September 16, 2011 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm
0012 Westbrook
obcs@div.duke.edu

The Office of Black Church Studies will sponsor a back-to-basics information session for Duke Divinity students to gather tools for a close reading (of Scripture and textbooks), writing theologically, and surviving as a student without mounting debt.

Light refreshments will be served.

Fall 2011 Gardner C. Taylor Lecture

Tuesday, September 27, 2011 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Goodson Chapel
emoyer@div.duke.edu

The Office of Black Church Studies will sponsor its 2011 fall Gardner C. Taylor Lecture Series on Sept. 27-28, 2011. The lecture series, established in 1975 and named in honor of the Rev. Gardner C. Taylor, provides opportunities to hear outstanding black preachers in Duke Divinity School classes and worship services.

This fall’s lecturer will be Dale P. Andrews, distinguished professor of homiletics, social justice and practical theology at Vanderbilt University Divinity School and Graduate Department of Religion.  An ordained minister in the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church, Dr. Andrews has served AME Zion churches in Connecticut and New Jersey.

His Sept. 27 lecture will be on “’Jus’ Couldn’t Keep It to Myself’: Preaching and the Black Church in the Public Square.”

On Sept. 28 at 12:30 p.m., there will be a luncheon featuring Andrews holding an open discussion with students in the Alumni Memorial Common Room. Limited space is available. Students may register for the luncheon and discussion by e-mail or by calling (919) 660-3461.

Fall 2011 Gardner C. Taylor Lecture Announced

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

The fall 2011 lecture will take place Sept. 27-28 and feature the Rev. Dr. Dale P. Andrews preaching and lecturing.

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“Loving God Mind, Body and Strength: Orienting Yourself to Life as a Divinity Student"

Friday, September 16, 2011 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm
0012 Westbrook
Elizabeth Moyer (919) 660-3461 or obcs@div.duke.edu

The Office of Black Church Studies will sponsor a back-to-basics information session for students to gather tools for a close reading of Scripture and textbooks, writing theologically, and surviving as a student without mounting debt. Light refreshments will be served.


MLK Lectures Brown Bag Lunch with Cheryl Sanders

Wednesday, April 6, 2011 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
Alumni Memorial Common Room
jmoore@div.duke.edu


There will be a brown bag lunch with Cheryl Sanders, senior pastor of the Third Street Church of God in Washington, D.C. and professor of Christian Ethics at the Howard University School of Divinity, as part of the  2011 Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture Series sponsored by the Office of Black Church Studies at Duke Divinity School.

Worship Service with Cheryl Sanders Preaching on “Called to Net-Work”

Wednesday, April 6, 2011 - 11:25am to 12:25pm
Goodson Chapel
(919) 660-3558 or cbenjamin@div.duke.edu

Cheryl Sanders, senior pastor of the Third Street Church of God in Washington, D.C. and professor of Christian Ethics at the Howard University School of Divinity, will preach on “Called to Net-Work” as a worship service as a part of the 2011 Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture Series sponsored by the Office of Black Church Studies at Duke Divinity School.

“The Leadership Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.” MLK Lecture with Cheryl Sanders

Tuesday, April 5, 2011 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Goodson Chapel
cbenjamin@div.duke.edu

Cheryl Sanders, senior pastor of the Third Street Church of God in Washington, D.C. and professor of Christian Ethics at the Howard University School of Divinity, will lecture on “The Leadership Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.” as the guest lecturer for the 2011 Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture Series sponsored by the Office of Black Church Studies at Duke Divinity School.

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