First Baptist Church Ottawa (140 Laurier Avenue West at Elgin) is pleased to offer another season of The Stuart Ivison Memorial Lectures. 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 a Faithful Life. There is no cost involved and all are welcome to attend.
Emerging Lecture Schedule
Thursday, September 17, 2015 at 7 p.m. (Doors open at 6 p.m.)
Topic: Ottawa Centre Riding – All Candidates Forum
Moderator: Hallie Cotnam of CBC Ottawa
Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 12 p.m. (Potluck Luncheon & Lecture)
Speaker: Tom Hayes, Yorkminister Park Baptist Church, Toronto
Title: The Art of the Meal: Paintings of Meals in Scripture
Sunday, October 4, 2015 at 12 p.m. (Potluck Luncheon & Lecture)
Speaker: Dr. Bryan Walls, Order of Canada, author of The Road that Led to Somewhere
Title: The Road That Led to Somewhere: A true journey to Reconciliation!
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at 7 p.m.
Speaker: Dr. Paul R. Dekar, Professor Emeritus, Memphis Theological Seminary
Title: Living the Faithful Life: Thomas Merton’s Spirituality for the Long Haul