2021 Virtual Alum Reunion

And Distinguished Alum Awards

Campaign Ended

Event

NOV
4

2021 Alum Reunion and Distinguished Alum Awards

Thursday at 10:00 AM EDT

Live Stream

Add to Calendar 2021-11-04 10:00:00 America/New_York 2021 Alum Reunion and Distinguished Alum Awards Join us on Thursday, November 4th for our second VIRTUAL Louisville Seminary Alum Reunion. Connect with your seminary, and with friends new and old. Meet and honor our extraordinary 2021 Distinguished Alums. This event is free, but registration is required. Your "purchase" of a free ticket includes the 2021 Caldwell Lecture, Troubling the Waters: Black Theology, Baptism, and Black Lives Matter by Dr. Brad R. Braxton. The full schedule and other details will be made available here and sent to registered guests as they become available.

Details to view the event are private and will be sent along with your ticket purchase.

Join us on Thursday, November 4th for our second VIRTUAL Louisville Seminary Alum Reunion. Connect with your seminary, and with friends new and old. Meet and honor our extraordinary 2021 Distinguished Alums. This event is free, but registration is required. Your "purchase" of a free ticket includes the 2021 Caldwell Lecture, Troubling the Waters: Black Theology, Baptism, and Black Lives Matter by Dr. Brad R. Braxton. The full schedule and other details will be made available here and sent to registered guests as they become available.

Organizer

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Alum Reunion Schedule: Thursday, November 4, 2021:

Time

All times Eastern

Event

All Reunion events will use the same Zoom link EXCEPT the Caldwell Lecture. Registrants will receive links for the Reunion and the Lecture by email confirmation/receipt. Reminders will be emailed as well.

10:00 AM

Alum Worship Service

Wade in the Water: A Service of Lament based on Psalm 6 with Rev. Lavender Kelley preaching, “How Long?”

Rev. Kelley, M.Div. 2006, BCC-APC, is a Staff Chaplain at Children’s National Hospital in Washington, D.C.

This prerecorded service includes the 2021 Alum Memorial Slideshow and will be available on YouTube following the Zoom premiere. 

You are invited to get your coffee or tea and to watch and interact online or you may watch later at your convenience.

11:30 AM

Zoom

Annual Alum Association Board Meeting

The annual meeting will be convened with prayer. Board members and officers will be introduced. Outgoing officers will be recognized. Rev. Dr. Alton B. Pollard III will speak and answer questions. Graduates from each decade (2021, 2011, 2001, 1991 etc) will be recognized. The Distinguished Alums will be announced and the day’s schedule previewed before the meeting adjourns.

1:00 PM

Zoom

Distinguished Alum Presentation: The Rev. Katie Strednak Singer (MDiv 2009)
Associate Pastor, Immanuel Presbyterian Church, McLean, Virginia; Presbyterian Church (USA)

1:30 PM

Zoom

Beyond the Classroom from the Seminary Dean with Dr. Debra Mumford
Seminary Dean, Frank H. Caldwell Professor of Homiletics, Director of the Money Matters for Ministry Program

2:00 PM

Zoom

Distinguished Alum Presentation: The Rev. Dr. John Lentz (MDiv 1979, DMin 1986)
Therapist, Founder, and Director, Ericksonian Institute of Jeffersonville, Jeffersonville, Indiana; Presbyterian Church (USA)

2:30 PM

Zoom

Beyond the Classroom: Marriage and Family Therapy with Dr. Lesley Ann Earles (MAMFT 2005)
Assistant Professor of Marriage and Family Therapy

3:00 PM

Zoom

Distinguished Alum Presentation: The Rev. Brenda Burney (MDiv 20003)
Chaplain, Jewish Hospital Palliative Care, Louisville, Kentucky; National Baptist, United Church of Christ (UCC)

4:00 PM 

Alternate Zoom Link

Caldwell Lecture
The Rev. Dr. Brad R. Braxton, Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer, St. Luke’s School, New York City
Troubling Waters: Black Theology, Baptism, and Black Lives Matter.

Learn more about the 2021 Caldwell Lecture and Dr. Brad Braxton here: https://givebutter.com/caldwel...
*NOTE: YOU DO NOT NEED TO REGISTER FOR THE CALDWELL LECTURE SEPARATELY.
You will receive the link for the lecture when you register for the Alum Reunion.

6:00 PM

Zoom

Virtual Happy Hour
We’ll gather back in the same Zoom space from 6:00 - 7:00 PM Eastern. We’ll start all together and then have the option of connecting in smaller conversation groups.

REGISTER HERE

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