Thursday, March 22, 2018

7:00pm       The 44th Annual Antoinette Brown Lecture with Dr. Nikki Young at the Vanderbilt Divinity School’s Benton Chapel.

Friday, March 23, 2018 (All Events at Metropolitan Interdenominational Church)

8:00am      Registration & Breakfast

9:00am      Welcome and Introductions of the Scholars and Fellows

9:15am       Opening Worship

9:45am       Senior Scholar Presentation- Dr. Nikki Young

11:00am    Reproductive Justice and the Black Church: Kentina Washington-Leapheart

12:00pm    Lunch

1:00pm       Souls a’ Fire Fellow Presentation: Benae Beamon + Respondents + Q&A

2:30pm       BREAK

3:00pm       Faith-Based Organizing: Rev. Cedric Harmon, Naomi Washington-Leapheart and Rev. Dr. Roland Stringfellow

4:30pm      Closing Worship

Saturday, March 24, 2018 (All Events at Metropolitan Interdenominational Church)

9:00am      Registration & Breakfast

9:30am      Welcome/ Opening Worship 

10:00am     Souls a’ Fire Fellow Presentations: Judith Clerjeune and Leonard Curry + Respondents + Q&A

12:30pm     Lunch

1:45pm       Campus Based Racial Justice

2:45pm      BREAK

3:00pm      Closing Senior Fellow Sermon- Rev. Dr. Martin Espinosa

4:00pm      Closing Worship

Sunday, March 25, 2018

9:30 am      Worship Service Metropolitan Interdenominational Church