Arts, Music, and Theology

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Arts, Music, and Theology is a mission and ministry of Montreat Conference Center. It’s purpose is for to provide the community with educational nourishment via various lectures and lecturers during our summer season. Themes of the lectures span disciplines.

2021 Lecture Season

June 22“Seeing Theology” Hannah Garrity
June 29“Some Stories of Art, Family, and Food: How Lila Bonner Miller Anticipated the Alternative Food Movement” Dr. John Brueggemann
July 6
“In Memory of Dr. Jim (Jimbo) Bryan: A Celebration of Life”
Dr. Henry Wilde and Richard DuBose
followed by
“Anatomy of a Supreme Court Case Affecting Many”
Jim Hamilton
Location: Convocation Hall
July 13“From a Vexillologist’s Perspective: A New Mississippi State Flag” Alec Peters
July 20“Hearing Theology” Eric Wall
July 27“We’ve Come This Far, But Have A Long Way To Go: The Black Presbyterian Story” Rev. Dr. Byron Wade

2020 Lecture Season

DateTopic/SpeakerView Link
July 7“Disease, Strategies of Prevention, Herd Immunity, Immunization”
Dr. James (Jim) Bryan
July 14“Next Best Thing to the Olympics”
Dr. Elizabeth (Betsy) Shoenfelt
July 21“Beethoven and Paradise: Exploring Masterpieces”
Eric Wall
July 28“How the Planet Responds to a Pandemic: Environmental Concerns”
Patrick Miller
August 4“Imaging the Triune God”
Dr. Mark Achtemeier