Master of Divinity student Alex Ayris received the James Earl Massey Preaching Award on April 2, 2013. Ayris preached the sermon "Identity Theft" on Mark 5:1-20 (Audio and video available here). Dean Timothy George presented the award; you can view the presentation and George's remarks on Ayris's sermon here.
Ayris is a youth intern at Mountain Brook Community Church. After graduating in May, he plans to pursue further graduate work in Reformation Theology at Vanderbilt University.