Religious Life

Annual John and Marjem Gill Preaching Workshop

Join us March 3, 2020

Location: Student Life and Technology Center, Worsham Performance Hall

Cost: $35

Cost includes lunch in the Hendrix Dining Hall.

*Five scholarships are available from each Arkansas Conference district. Talk with your District Superintendent about the scholarships.

Topic: Preacher As Prophet

About the Speaker: 

Gregory Ellison IIRev. Dr. Gregory C. Ellison II

Gregory is a product of the Atlanta Public School System and a proud alumnus of Frederick Douglass High School. On May 10, 1999, he received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Emory University, where he was inducted into the Emory College Hall of Fame; the first black male bestowed with that honor. Gregory continued his educational journey as a Presidential Scholar at Princeton Theological Seminary, where he received his Master of Divinity degree and Ph.D. in Pastoral Theology. Ten years after graduating, he returned to Emory to join the faculty of Candler School of Theology. He is currently an associate professor of pastoral care and counseling. In his second year of teaching at Candler, Gregory was awarded Faculty Person of the Year (2010-2011). Three years later Gregory received the Emory Williams Distinguished Teaching Award, Emory University’s most prestigious faculty teaching honor. He is author of Cut Dead But Still Alive: Caring for African American Young Men and Fearless Dialogues: A New Movement for Justice. He is an ordained Baptist minister who has served on the ministerial staffs at both Methodist and Presbyterian churches.

Register to Attend

Online Registration is available here, fees do apply. 

To pay by check, please fill out this form.

Checks can be mailed to:

Hendrix College

Attn: Chaplain's office

1600 Washington Ave.

Conway, AR  72032


March 3rd

8:30 a.m.    Registration
9:00 a.m. Workshop begins
1:00 p.m.  Workshop ends

Lunch in dining hall


For more information contact:

Lori Mulhearn          
Assistant to the Chaplain
Hendrix College
1600 Washington Ave.
Conway, Arkansas 72032