Dr. Pittman to Speak at Tyson Chaplain Conference
: Dr. Nancy Pittman, Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dean of Phillips Theological Seminary, will speak at Tyson Foods’ annual Chaplaincy Services Training Conference taking place Monday, Oct. 6 through Thursday, Oct. 9.
Seminary President to Preach at Boston Avenue UMC
: Dr. Gary Peluso-Verdend, the President of Phillips Theological Seminary, will be preaching at Boston Avenue United Methodist Church on Sunday, Oct. 5, at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. The 11 a.m. service will be broadcast on Tulsa’s Channel 8.
Faculty Response to Rep. Bennett's Statements on Islam
: A faculty response to the recent verbal attacks by Oklahoma State Rep. John Bennett (Republican from Sallisaw) on Islam, members of the American Muslim community, and the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), as well as to his misrepresentation of Islam.
Wine for Water to benefit JustHope
: JustHope, a non-profit founded by Phillips Theological Seminary alumna Leslie Penrose, will host its seventh annual Wine for Water fundraising event on at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 9, at the Greenwood Cultural Center in Tulsa.
The Ferguson I Never Knew
: Dr. Sarah Morice Brubaker reflects on race, privilege and social justice as they relate to the shooting of Mike Brown in Ferguson, Mo.