Thursday, May 3, 2012

2012 Honors Chapel

Garrett-Evangelical Academic Dean Lallene Rector preaching at the 2012 Honors Chapel

3rd year MDiv student Whitney Starkey assisting as a reader in the 2012 Honors Chapel 

Congratulation to our graduating students who received academic awards in the 2012 Honors Chapel

Saturday, April 14, 2012

2012 Council of Laity Day

Council of Laity, Development Associates, and Friends listening to Dr. Brooke Lester.

Keith Zimmerman, Development Associate, leading worship.

Friday, April 13, 2012

Development Associates Meeting

Garrett-Evangelical's Development Associates meeting with the Development staff.  The Development Associates serve as the Seminary's field representatives in eight states.

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Lenten Prayers in Color

The Garrett-Evangelical community was invited to express prayers with paint during this season of Lent.  This is just some of the beautiful prayers created by members of the Seminary community.

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Promotion Lecture for Dr. Cheryl Anderson

On March 21, we celebrated the promotion of Dr. Cheryl Anderson to Professor of Old Testament.  Pictured here, Dr. Anderson delivered her promotion lecture titled, "Standing at the Edge of the Mississippi:  Reflections on a Different Paradigm for Theological Education." 

Saturday, March 17, 2012

St. Patrick's Day in Chicago

A St. Patrick's Day tradition, the dyeing of the Chicago River.  Happy St. Patrick's Day!
Photo Credit:  Jessica McNeil.

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

2012 Deacon Week

Moderated by Dr. Virginia Lee (right), a live webcast was held on Tuesday, March 13th discussing proposed legislation for the 2012 General Conference of The United Methodist Church that would have a direct impact on deacons.  Dr. Margaret Ann Crain (left) and Rev. Anita Wood (center), both deacons and experts on matters pertaining to the Order of Deacons, served as panelist.  You can watch this webcast at in the On Demand tab.  This webcast was held in conjunction with Deacon Week at Garrett-Evangelical.