Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2009-01-15
Samford University's Beeson Divinity School continues its "Table Grace: A Biblical Call to Hospitality" series of convocations with the first service of the spring semester on Tuesday, Jan. 27.
Beeson dean Dr. Timothy George will preach on the topic "Midnight Hospitality," based on Luke 11: 1-13. The service will include communion.
The popular Table Grace series began in the fall and has focused on key Biblical passages that highlight various aspects of the call to hospitality.
The weekly services will be held on most Tuesdays through April 21 at 11 a.m. in Samford's A. Gerow Hodges Chapel. The public is invited.
For a complete schedule, check the website at www.beesondivinity.com/tablegrace or call (205) 726-2229.
About Samford University—Samford is a premier nationally ranked Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts and a distinct blend of 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 3rd nationally for student engagement and Kiplinger’s Personal Finance ranks Samford 34th among private universities in the U.S. for value and affordability. Samford enrolls 5,692 students from 46 states and 28 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.