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God, Human Suffering, the Minister: Deliver Us from Evil - Center for Preaching Event, Columbia Theological Seminary



Decatur, GA. Consider how to face evil and be delivered from it, with renowned teacher and preacher Charles G. Adams, November 17 -  19, at Columbia Theological Seminary, in Decatur, GA.  Dr. Adams is the William and Lucille Nickerson Professor of the Practice of Ethics and Ministry at Harvard Divinity School, and he is pastor at Hartford Memorial Baptist Church in Detroit. This event is offered by the Center for Preaching at Columbia Theological Seminary.

Dr. Adams will lecture Friday morning and lead worship Friday afternoon. Other presenters include seminary faculty members Mark Douglas, associate professor of Christian ethics; George Stroup, J. B. Green Professor of Theology; and Joseph L. Roberts, Wade Huie Professor of Preaching and director of the Center for Preaching.

The $165 program fee includes lunch on Friday and a light continental breakfast Saturday. For additional information and to register, click here or call 404-687-4587.

Columbia Theological Seminary’s Center for Preaching is committed to serving Jesus Christ by providing preachers and their congregations with resources to engage faithfully critical issues facing the contemporary church and the broader society it serves. Joseph Roberts, director of the center, is available for teaching and consultation with congregations, administrative boards, judicatories, clergy groups, and conferences. Contact Dr. Roberts at 404-687-4589 or

Columbia Theological Seminary, located in Decatur, GA, was established in 1828 and is one of 10 theological institutions of the Presbyterian Church (USA). The seminary offers seven graduate degree programs: Master of Divinity, Master of Arts (Theological Studies), Master of Arts in Practical Theology, Master of Theology, Doctor of Ministry, Doctor of Educational Ministry, and Doctor of Theology in Pastoral Counseling. Currently 421 students are enrolled, representing 30 denominations, 34 states, and 10 countries. More information about Columbia:

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