Faculty on the Road

School of Divinity faculty take their academic and ministerial passions to cities across the country, preaching in congregations, presenting at conferences or workshops, meeting with students, and gathering with alumni.

 

Katherine Shaner, Assistant Professor of New Testament, preaching on Sunday, October 29, 2017 (500th Anniversary of the Reformation) at First Baptist Church of Greenville, South Carolina. Fast forward to 32:54.

Below is a list of upcoming destinations of our faculty. Want to meet with a faculty member who will be in your area? Read more about our faculty here.

Jill Crainshaw

Crainshaw is Acting Dean and Blackburn Professor of Worship and Liturgical Theology.

Date Location Details
November 4, 2017 “Let Justice Sing Down” Hymn and Music Festival; First Baptist on Fifth; Winston-Salem, NC Session Leader, 9:00 a.m.

Bill J. Leonard

Leonard is Dunn Professor of Baptist Studies and Professor of Church HIstory.

Date Location Details
November 3, 2017 “Let Justice Sing Down” Hymn and Music Festival; First Baptist on Fifth; Winston-Salem, NC Session Leader, 7:00 p.m.

Gail R. O’Day

O’Day is Dean and Professor of New Testament and Preaching.

Date Location Details
November 16, 2017 Pastors’ Conference; Gordon College; Wenham, MA Presenter, “Preaching John’s Gospel: Characters, Symbols, Themes, Ethics, Spirituality, Theology”

Melva L. Sampson

Sampson serves as Assistant Professor of Preaching and Practical Theology.

Date Location Details
November 3-5, 2017 SisterTalk Women’s Empowerment Conference; Georgia International Convention Center; Atlanta, GA Mini-Lecture, “Bearing Witness: TruthTelling as Social Justice”
November 11, 2017 Fertility for Colored Girls Prayer Breakfast; Richmond, VA Preaching
November 19, 2017 American Academy of Religion (AAR) Annual Meeting; Boston, MA Presiding, Womanist Approaches to Religion Group, “Wholistic Self-Care: Mining the Depths, Challenges, and Stigmas of Communal and Private Mental Health from Womanist Perspectives”

Katherine A. Shaner

Shaner serves as Assistant Professor of New Testament.

Date Location Details
November 12, 2017 Augsburg Lutheran Church; Winston-Salem, NC Preaching, 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

Porter Taylor

Taylor serves as Visiting Professor of Episcopal Studies.

Date Location Details
November 12, 2017 St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church; Winston-Salem, NC Presiding, All Morning Services
November 19, 2017 St. Mary’s Episcopal Church; High Point, NC Leader, Adult Education Class on Prayer