2014 Oreon E. Scott Lectures

The 59th Oreon E. Scott Lectures will be held April 28-29, 2014, at Bethany College. This year, our lecturer is Dr. Charisse L. Gillett.

Registration for the Lectures opens at 8:30 a.m. Monday, April 28, at the Mountainside Conference Center. The day’s events begin at 10 a.m. with a greeting, followed by Dr. Gillett’s first presentation.

During free time provided after the Monday afternoon lecture, you can tour Bethany’s two National Historic Landmarks - the Campbell Mansion and Old Main. Dinner will be served at 5:30 p.m. in Bethany Memorial Church, followed by a worship service and sermon at the Church.

To register online, click here.

Schedule of Presentations

Monday, April 28
10:15 a.m. Exploring Challenges to Clergy Wellness and Sustainability:
    Understanding the Ministerial Context
Noon Campbell Scholars Luncheon
1:45 p.m. Developing Habits of Self-care and Family- care for Clergy
5:30 p.m. Dinner
7 p.m. Worship Service
    Sermon: Embracing Sabbath: Reclaiming Spiritual Wholeness
    Isaiah 58:13-14 Rev. Dr. Donald K. Gillett, II
8:30 p.m. Reception with President Scott D. Miller - Christman Manor at Pendleton Heights
Tuesday, April 29
7:30 a.m. Gift of Years Breakfast
9 a.m. Cultivating Mentors and the Value of Clergy Peer Groups
Noon Lunch
1 p.m. Gift of Years Workshop