Campbellsville University’s chapel to showcase Bates Memorial Baptist Church worship team

By Simon Baker, student news writer, Office of University Communications

CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. – Campbellsville University’s chapel this Wednesday, Feb. 21, will feature Anthony Christian, worship leader at Bates Memorial Baptist Church in Louisville, and musician Chris Smith. The chapel will also feature the worship team from Bates Memorial Baptist Church.

The chapel service starts at 10 a.m. in CU’s Ransdell Chapel at 401 N. Hoskins Avenue in Campbellsville.

Anthony Christian
Chris Smith

“This will be an inspiring time of amazing Gospel music and celebrating the rich tradition of Gospel music,” Jamie Lawrence, executive director of ministry and church outreach, said.

The chapel will dig into Gospel music from traditional genres to modern styles.

“We look forward to a brief discussion with Anthony and our friend and incredible musician, Chris Smith, on the state of Gospel music today and where it is headed,” Lawrence added. “You do not want to miss this incredible worship team.”

Chapel is designed to provide opportunities for corporate worship and exposure through a variety of informative speakers and presentations.

Chapels can be viewed on YouTube by searching “Campbellsville University Chapel Playlist.”

Chapels can also be found on the Campbellsville University Facebook page.

Campbellsville University is a widely acclaimed Kentucky-based Christian university that offers over 100 programs including doctoral, master, bachelor, associate and certificate programs. The website for complete information is