We Have Not Come to Entertain: How to Create Sincere & Transforming Worship
Friday, May 10, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM (EDT)
This seminar is designed for the serious student of worship. Senior pastors, new pastors, associate pastors, assistant pastors, those seeking to enter into ministry, and interested laity, should all attend this informative and revealing seminar on how to foster a vital worship life in your congregation or ministry.
By the end of this seminar, participants will be able to:
- speak powerfully in worship and teaching
- read and interpret the Bible in new and refreshing ways
- craft your own liturgies to fit your congregation and communicate your ministry effectively
- think critically and imaginatively about music selection
- develop a personal practice of reading
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Parking is available onsite for a small fee. The building is just two blocks away from the Lenox MARTA Station. Parking is available nearby, including in the Lenox Mall parking lot.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
You can contact the organizer in any of the following ways:
Address: 106 South Grant Avenue, Crawfordsville, IN 47933
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Yes. Just notify us within 24 hours by phone or by email.
Can I update my registration information?
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No. We will have you on our attendance list if you forget your eTicket.
What is the refund policy?
You can receive a refund any time before or after the event. Simply call, write, or email us.
The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
Please contact us so that we can make the necessary adjustments to our records.
When & Where
Michael Joseph Brown, Ph.D.
Michael Joseph Brown is Associate Dean of the College and Director of the Malcolm X Institute of Black Studies at Wabash College. He is an author and public intellectual, whose main training is in biblical studies. He also has written widely about the topic of higher education generally.
Dr. Brown did his undergraduate degree at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN. He did his graduate degrees (Master of Divinity and Doctor of Philosophy) at the University of Chicago. In addition, he has done additional study on material culture at Columbia University in the City of New York and online teaching with the well-known Sloan Consortium. Dr. Brown presently serves as a mentor for Sloan, helping novice educators master teaching in an online environment.
Dr. Brown's interests are wide and deep. He is a creative thinker, always thinking and rethinking long held assumptions in scholarship and practice. As a leader and consultant he is widely valued for his ability to listen and insightful perspectives.