Opening Convocation
August 30, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Hodges Chapel

Dean Douglas Sweeney will preach on I Samuel 16:1-13 about David being anointed by Samuel.

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Community Worship
September 6, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Hodges Chapel

The Rev. Carolyn Moore will preach on I Samuel 17 about David defeating Goliath. 

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Women's Theological Colloquium: Lunch with Carolyn Moore
September 6, 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.
Divinity Hall N-101

Women in the Beeson community will have the opportunity to share lunch with chapel speaker and pastor, Carolyn Moore.

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Global Voices: A Life on Mission—Remembering Travis Joines
September 8, 12:05 p.m. – 1:05 p.m.
Divinity Hall: N-101

Rev. Al Gilbert will remember the missional life of his son-in-law, Travis Joines.

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Threads Event: Flourishing and Fullness—Enjoying the Gifts of Women in Complementarian Churches
September 12, 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

This event, hosted by the Center for Women in Ministry and the Thriving Pastors Initiative’s Threads series, will provide complementation pastors and ministry leaders with opportunities to grow, to be stretched, to think, to learn and to hear best practices regarding fanning into flame the gifts of women in their churches.

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Preview Day
September 13, 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Divinity Hall

During Preview Day, you will hear Dr. Robert Smith Jr. preach in chapel, attend a class by Dr. Paul House, meet with Dean Doug Sweeney, tour the Global Center and meet its director Dr. David Parks, and more!

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Community Worship
September 13, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Hodges Chapel

Dr. Robert Smith Jr. will preach on I Samuel 20 about David's friendship with Jonathan. 

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Global Voices: Birmingham Internationals Ministry Network
September 14, 12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Divinity Hall S-121

Fellowship and network with others working in internationals ministry in Birmingham. Complimentary lunch provided to those who register.

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Lecture and Q&A on 1 Timothy 2
September 15, 4 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Divinity Hall N-101

Come hear a lecture by Dr. Osvaldo Padilla entitled, "Paul's Strategy in a World that Despises Women: Reflections on 1 Timothy 2," based on his new Pastoral Epistles commentary in the prestigious Tyndale New Testament Commentary Series. This event is co-sponsored by Samford's Theta Alpha Kappa and Beeson's Center for Women in Ministry.

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Community Worship
September 20, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Hodges Chapel

Dr. Mark Gignilliat will preach on I Samuel 24 about David sparing Saul’s life.

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Community Worship
September 27, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Hodges Chapel

Dr. Will Kynes will preach on II Samuel 1 about David lamenting the deaths of Saul and Jonathan.

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International Lunch Club
September 28, 12:10 p.m. – 1:10 p.m.
Divinity Hall: S-121

Make cross-cultural friendships over an international lunch. Teach others about your culture, learn about American culture and enjoy lunch.

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Global Voices: A Call to Risk Your Life to Change the World
September 29, 12:05 p.m. – 1:05 p.m.
Divinity Hall: N-101

Hear Saji's story of coming to Christ and how he seeks to reach Indians in India and worldwide through his ministry, Reaching Indian Ministries International (RIMI) in the USA and Mission India (MI) in India.

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Community Worship
October 4, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Hodges Chapel

The Rev. Bryant Wright will preach as part of Go Global Missions Emphasis Week.

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Go Global Luncheon Lecture
October 5, 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Divinity Hall N-101

Come hear Bryant Wright, this year's Go Global speaker, give a special lecture over lunch. Lunch is provided to those who register.

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Community Worship
October 11, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Hodges Chapel

The Rev. Dr. Ted Traylor will preach on II Samuel 5 about David establishing his kingdom over the entire house of Israel and making Jerusalem his royal city.

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International Lunch Club
October 12, 12:10 p.m. – 1:10 p.m.
Divinity Hall: S-121

Make cross-cultural friendships over an international lunch. Teach others about your culture, learn about American culture and enjoy lunch.

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Community Worship
October 18, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Hodges Chapel

The Rev. Dr. Ralph West will preach on II Samuel 6 about David bringing the ark of God to Jerusalem.

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Preview Day Weekend
October 21, 8:30 a.m. – October 23, 3 p.m.
Divinity Hall

For the first time, Beeson Divinity School is hosting a Preview Weekend. Prospective students who attend Preview Day on Friday, Oct. 21, have the option of extending their stay through the weekend in order to get to know Birmingham better. 

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The Beauty of God: Preaching, Worship and the Arts Conference, Oct. 24-25, 2022
October 24 – October 25
Samford University

This conference will focus on how the beauty of God's love is manifested through the ministries of preaching, worship and the arts and how the arts may support ministries of preaching and worship. More fundamentally, this conference aims to give a more profound awareness of how such practices are rooted in the beauty and glory of the Triune God.

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Community Worship
October 25, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Hodges Chapel

Dr. Paul House will preach on II Samuel 7 about God's covenant with David.

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International Lunch Club
October 26, 12:10 p.m. – 1:10 p.m.
Divinity Hall: S-121

Make cross-cultural friendships over an international lunch. Teach others about your culture, learn about American culture and enjoy lunch.

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Global Voices: The Current Christian Movement in Iran
October 27, 12:05 p.m. – 1:05 p.m.
Divinity Hall: N-101

Come hear what it is like to live as a Christian in one of the most persecuted yet fasted growing churches in the world.

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Community Worship
November 1, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Hodges Chapel

Dr. Ian McFarland will preach on Eph. 1:11-23, "What Jesus Wouldn't Do," as part of the school's annual Reformation Heritage Lectures.

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Preaching the Resurrection: Lunch with Dr. Ian McFarland
November 2, 12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Divinity Hall: N-101

Dr. Ian McFarland, who will give the 2022 Reformation Heritage Lectures, also will give a lecture on how to preach the resurrection. Lunch will be included.

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Community Worship
November 8, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Hodges Chapel

The Rev. Dr. Gavin Ortlund will preach on II Samuel 11-12, "When Kings Avoid Battle,” as part of the school's annual Alumni Conference.

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Global Voices: Classroom vs. Field—My First Church Planting Experience
November 10, 12:05 p.m. – 1:05 p.m.
Divinity Hall: N-101

Hear from Samford student Michael Eudy about church planting.

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Community Worship
November 15, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Hodges Chapel

The Rev. Dr. Matt O'Reilly will preach on II Samuel 13-19 about Absalom's rebellion.

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ETS Alumni and Friends Dinner
November 15, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
TBD

Join Beeson Divinity faculty, alumni and friends for a dinner during the Evangelical Theological Society in Denver, Colorado. More details forthcoming. 

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International Lunch Club
November 16, 12:10 p.m. – 1:10 p.m.
Divinity Hall: S-121

Make cross-cultural friendships over an international lunch. Teach others about your culture, learn about American culture and enjoy lunch.

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Community Worship
November 29, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Hodges Chapel

The recipient of the James Earl Massey Student Preaching Award will preach on II Samuel 23:1-7, the last words of David.

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Day with a Beeson Author: Dr. Osvaldo Padilla
December 5, 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Divinity Hall: S-111

Join us for a Day with a Beeson Author as Dr. Osvaldo Padilla teaches on preaching like the apostles and prophets in the book of Acts.

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Commencement and Service of Consecration
December 9, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Hodges Chapel

Archbishop Laurent Mbanda, Anglican Archbishop of Rwanda, will deliver the commencement address.

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