The Stuart Ivison Memorial Lecture Series
The 2016-2017 Season
The Stuart Ivison Memorial Lectures continues this year at First Baptist Church Ottawa (140 Laurier Avenue West at Elgin). This lecture series, named after First Baptist’s longest serving minister, features monthly speakers from a variety of disciplines and backgrounds. This season’s theme is Living as Faithful Stewards and Citizens. There is no cost involved and all are welcome to attend.
Spring 2017 Lecture Schedule
Sunday, March 5, 2017 at 10:30 a.m.
Topic: Love Changes Everything
Speaker: Dr. Tony Campolo
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Topic: Beyond Dialogue. Beyond Caring
Speaker: Joe Abbey-Colborne, Director, Faith in the City, Toronto: Inter-faith Action
Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 12 p.m. (A light luncheon will be served)
Topic: Martin Luther: A Mighty Fortress
Speaker: The Reverend Dr. Victor Shepherd, Professor of Theology, Tyndale University College and Seminary
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Topic: The Domino Effect of Euthanasia
Speaker: Dr. John Patrick, M.B.,B.S.,M.R.C.P., M.D.
Friday, April 28, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Topic: It’s Not the Same, Is It?
Speaker: The Reverend John Boyd
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Topic: Mennonite Indian Residential Schools: Reflections Of A Former Staff Kid
Speaker: Dr. Anthony Siegrist, Ottawa Mennonite Church
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Topic: Living Faith: The Background to the Modern Baptist Statement of Faith
Speaker: The Reverend Dr. Stephen Hayes
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at 7 p.m.
Topic: God and the Recovery of Ultimate Meaning in a Materialist Age
Speaker: Christ Barrigar, Ph.D. Philosophy, McGill University
Past lectures- Audio files