Posted by William Nunnelley on 2006-03-07
Samford University's Beeson Divinity School will present a Ministry Enrichment Workshop on "Ministry and the Law: Legal Issues Facing Ministers Today" Monday, April 3.
Co-sponsored by the Resource Center for Pastoral Excellence and the Center for the Study of Law and the Church at Samford, the workshop will address legal issues faced regularly by ministers and explain measures they and their churches can take to prevent liability. The seminar will focus on current issues and practical solutions to today's problems.
Registration deadline is Thursday, March 30. Workshop cost of $10 includes a box lunch. Register at www.beesondivinity.com/law or call the Beeson Ministry Leadership Development Office at 726-2374. Continuing Education credit is available.
Samford is a leading Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts with an array of nationally recognized graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. The Wall Street Journal ranks Samford 1st nationally for student engagement and U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 66th in the nation for best undergraduate teaching and 104th nationally for best value. Samford enrolls 5,683 students from 47 states and 19 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 athletic teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference, and ranks 6th nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.