Spring 2018

Rogers Theater, Pilgrim Chapel @ 12 Noon

Date Topic Presenter(s)
February 2 "Reading the Bible with a Spanish Accent" Dr. Justo Gonzalez
Columbia Theological Seminary, Professor Emeritus
February 9 "Back to the Garden: Why a Tenth-Century Anglo-Saxon Eden Matters to Christ-Followers Today" Dr. Jodi Grimes
Assistant Professor of English, Dallas Baptist University
February 16 "The Creation Mandate and the Sciences: A Panel Discussion" Dr. Thomas Bush, Dr. Deanna Noyes, Dr. John McCuin, Dr. Mark Bloom, and Mr. Andrew LaFavers
February 17

"Student Research Conference: Environmental Science and Faith"

11:00am "Climate Change" Facts, Fictions, and our Faith (in the IC)

1:00pm "Loving our Global Neighbor (in the IC)

Dr. Katherine Hayhoe
Texas Tech University, Keynote Speaker
February 23 "All Cases are Unique, and very Similar to Others: Revisiting Roman Stoicism and Early Christianity" Dr. Joseph Dodson
Ouachita Baptist University
March 2 "Doubt without Fear: A Poetic Journey" Tania Runyan
March 3

Doxa Literary Festival

12:00 Tania Runyan Lecture (in the IC)

Tania Runyan
Author reads from her work

March 9 "Following Christ while Serving Caesar: A Biblical perspective on Politics" Scott Cain
Mayor, Cleburne, TX
March 16 Spring break  
March 23 "The Aristotelian Plumber: The Liberal Arts for Practical People"

Dr. Peter Epps
St. Gregory's University

March 30 Good Friday  
April 6 "A Zombie's Place: Graves, Gender and the Undead" Dr. Rebecca Dark
Professor of English, Dallas Baptist University
April 13 "The Excessive Event: Four British Church Dramas and the Communion of the Saints"Dr. Philip Mitchell
Director of Honors Program, Dallas Baptist University
April 20 "Christian Aesthetics" Rob Moore
Dallas Independent School District
April 27 "The Great Worship Divorce: Renewing the Marriage Vows of Sermon and Song" Dr. Brent Thomason
Assistant Professor of Biblical Studies, Dallas Baptist University