Tue, October 8, 20136:30 PM
Featured Speaker: Dr. Richard Land is president of Southern Evangelical Seminary, a non-denominational seminary based in Charlotte, NC which offers first-rate educational programs in evangelism and classic apologetics. In addition to his presidency, Dr. Land also teaches courses at the seminary. Prior to becoming president of SES, Dr. Land served for 25 years as the president of The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, the Southern Baptist Convention's official entity assigned to address social, moral, and ethical concerns, with particular attention to their impact on American families and their faith. Dr. Land will formally retire effective October 2013. Dr. Land graduated with the Bachelor of Arts degree (magna cum laude) from Princeton University and with the Doctor of Philosophy degree from Oxford University in England. He also received a Master of Theology (Honors Program) degree from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. In February 2005, Land was featured in Time Magazine as one of "The Twenty-five Most Influential Evangelicals in America.” Dr. Land is a native Houstonian and a sixth-generation Texan.
6:30 P.M. ET – Banquet Hall in the Badgett Academic Support Center
Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013 – 10:00 a.m. Chapel Presentation in Ransdell Chapel