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Faculty on the Road

Members of the School of Divinity faculty take their academic and ministerial passions to cities across the country. Below is a list of upcoming destinations of our faculty. Want to meet with a faculty member who will be in your area? Click here for our faculty’s contact information.

Gail R. O'Day | Dean and Professor of New Testament and Preaching
Date Location Details
March 5, 2014 Home Moravian Church; Old Salem; Winston-Salem, NC Ash Wednesday Day of Prayer Service, 11:00am
Fred Bahnson | Director, Food, Faith, and Religious Leadership Initiative

Note: Several of Fred’s events below are centered around the release of his new book, Soil and Sacrament: A Spiritual Memoir of Food and Faith (Simon & Schuster, forthcoming August 2013).

Date Location Details
March 25, 2014 University of Central Florida; Orlando, FL Keynote, GLobal Perspectives Environmental Summit
April 3 – 4, 2014 Appalachian State University; Boone, NC Visiting Scholar Talks
April 5, 2014 Trinity Episcopal Church; Asheville, NC Speaker, Lenten Quiet Morning Retreat
April 8, 2014 Centenary UMC; Winston-Salem, NC Keynote for Creation Care Dinner
April 9, 2014 St. Paul’s Episcopal Church; Winston-Salem, NC Lenten Evening Lecture
April 10 – 12, 2014 Calvin Festival of Faith & Writing; Grand Rapids, MI Featured Author; leading solo session and panel participant
April 24 – 26, 2014 Arkansas Literary Festival; Little Rock, AR Featured Author
April 27, 2014 Christ Church Episcopal; Little Rock, AR Adult Forum Speaker and Preacher
June 26 – 29, 2014 Wild Goose Festival; Hot Springs, NC Speaker


Jill Y. Crainshaw | Academic Dean and Professor of Worship and Liturgical Theology
Date Location Details
Every Fourth Wednesday Heritage Woods Independent Living Community; Winston-Salem, NC Leader, Worship and Eucharist Celebration, 11:00am
Bill J. Leonard | Dunn Professor of Baptist Studies and Professor of Church History
Date Location Details
March 17, 2014 University of Mary Hardin Baylor; Belton, TX Pinson Lectures
March 18, 2014 Brite Divinity School, Texas Christian University; Ft. Worth, TX Chapel Preacher
March 28, 2014 Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of North Carolina 20th Anniversary General Assembly; Greensboro, NC Breakout Session: “The Gospel and the ‘Nones’: Retelling the Gospel Story” (4:15 – 5:15pm)
April 13, 2014 First Baptist Church; Mt. Airy, NC Worship Leader, 11:00am
May 3-4, 2014 Peakland Baptist Church; Lynchburg, VA Lecture Series
June 1 – 2, 2014 Mills House Wyndam Grand Hotel; Charleston, SC Hester Lectures, International Association of Baptist Colleges and Universities
June 29, 2014 First Baptist Church; Decatur, GA Worship Leader, 11:00am
July 13, 2014 Millbrook Baptist Church; Raleigh, NC Worship Leader, 9:30am and 11:00am