Lake Junaluska, NC –The Lake Junaluska Conference and Retreat Center Summer Worship Series will continue on Sunday, July 29, 2012, with Rev. Dr. Dennis Dickerson preaching at both the 8:30 Service of Holy Communion and at 10:45 in Stuart Auditorium. Dr. Dickerson is the James M. Lawson, Jr. Professor of History at Vanderbilt University and Retired General Officer, African Methodist Episcopal Church.
in McKeesport, PA, Dr. Dickerson studied at Lincoln University, Washington University, Vanderbilt University, Hartford Seminary, and Memphis Theological Seminary. At Vanderbilt, Dr. Dickerson teaches courses on the Civil Rights Movement, Religion and the Civil Rights Movement, the social History of American Medicine, and African American Religious History. Dr. Dickerson has written extensively. He was ordained into the ministry of the African Methodist Episcopal Church in the New York Annual Conference.
Each Sunday through August 12, three worship services are planned as part of the Summer Worship Series: a service of Word and Table at 8:30 a.m. in Memorial Chapel, a Praise and Prayer Service at the Lake Junaluska Cross Amphitheater at 9:30 a.m., and at 10:45 a.m., Morning Worship at Stuart Auditorium featuring a variety of well-known preachers from across the country. The Lake Junaluska Singers provide special music during the 10:45 service at Stuart.
For more information and a full schedule of summer worship services at Lake Junaluska, visit www.lakejunaluska.com/summer-worship.