Mercer University's 14th Annual Building the Beloved Community Symposium

Keynote Speaker: The Rev. Dr. Soong-Chan Rah 
Professor of Church Growth and Evangelism 
North Park Theological Seminary, Chicago, Illinois

Feb. 6-7, 2018

Theme: “The Voice of Faith in the Cry for Racial Justice”

Soong-Chan Rah

Tuesday, Feb. 6:

6:30 p.m. -- Banquet with music by Central High School Chorus (Isaac Gibson, Director) followed by Keynote Address No. 1: "The Need for Lament in Changing Times by the Rev. Dr. Soong-Chan Rah in the Presidents Dining Room (University Center)

Wednesday, Feb. 7:

8:30 a.m. -- Breakfast with speaker, Pastor Antonie Walker, Grace Corner Church, in the Fellowship Hall of Centenary United Methodist Church

10 a.m. -- Keynote Address No. 2:  "Hearing All the Voices through Lament" by the Rev. Soong-Chan Rah in Penfield Hall

11 a.m. -- Breakout Groups in Penfield Hall

Noon -- Light Lunch

Admission to all sessions is free, but reservations are required for meals.
Call or email Trish Dunaway at (478) 475-9506 or by Feb. 2.

Video from the 2017 Symposium with the Rev. Jim Wallis:

For more information on the history of the Building the Beloved Community Symposium, click here.