ACU hosts Lectures on Preaching
For Immediate Release
September 8, 1999
The College of Biblical Studies at Abilene Christian
University will host the "Lectures on Preaching: A Day of
Ministry Renewal and Fellowship" Thursday Sept. 16 from 8:30
a.m. - 5:15 p.m.
Speakers will include Randall J. Harris, instructor in
the College of Biblical Studies; Dr. Charles Siburt,
associate dean for ministry programs; and Dr. Tim Sensing,
assistant professor of graduate Bible and ministry.
At 9:15 a.m., 2 p.m and 4:15 p.m, Harris will address
the topic of "Theology Matters for Healthy Churches" and
then at 10:15 a.m., Dr. Siburt will speak on "Preaching and
Pastoral Care." At 3:15 that afternoon, Dr. Sensing will
address the topic of "Resources in Preaching and Ministry."
All lectures will be held in Room 114 (Teague Auditorium) of
the Biblical Studies Building.
A Tribute Luncheon at 11:15 a.m. in the Hilton Room of
the McGlothlin Campus Center will honor three preachers from
around the country for their dedication to preaching.
Harvey Childress, Perry Cotham and Clifton Rogers will be
honored at the luncheon. Childress was the first president
of York College and also helped organize the Southwestern
Christian Schools in San Diego, Calif. Cotham spent his
70-plus years of preaching in all 50 states, in every
continent in the world, including 68 nations. Rogers is
currently in his 28th year as pulpit minister with the
Edgefield Church of Christ in Dallas where he also served as
an elder for that church for 22 years.
For more information about registration or reservations
for this seminar, please call (915) 674-3750.
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