2024 Spring Convocation

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Date/Time

Date(s) - 04/04/2024 - 04/05/2024
All Day

Convocation Theme: “Imagining Beyond White Christian Nationalism”

2024 Spring Convocation April 4 – 5On Eden’s campus at 475 E. Lockwood Ave., St. Louis, MO 63119 with presentation events also available online via Zoom.
Presentations, Reunions, Small Groups, Meals and More!

Email Eden at [email protected] or call (314) 918-2691 for assistance.

Thursday, April 4

  • 3:00 – 6:30 PM: Herbster Event (Alumni Classes 2019 – 2023) on Campus
  • 4:30 – 6:30 PM: 50th Anniversary Reunion (Class of 1974) on Campus
  • 4:30 – 6:30 PM: Mixer Hosted by Student Cabinet Committee, Common Ground on Campus; All are Invited
  • 7:00 PM: Opening Worship & Presentation on Campus and Online
    • Presenter: Rev. Dr. Obery M. Hendrick, Jr., Adjunct Professor, Departments of Religion and African American and African Diaspora Studies at Columbia University
    • “Imagining Beyond White Christian Nationalism”
    • (Brueggemann – Kuhlenkamp – Schmiechen Lectureships)
  • 8:30 PM: Reception For All on Campus

Friday, April 5

  • 7:30 AM: TBD Eden Black Alumni Association Breakfast & Worship
  • 9:00 AM: Worship (With Senior Preacher) on Campus and Online
  • 10:00 AM – 12:15 PM: Presentation & Panel Discussion on Campus and Online
    • Presentation: “Seeding Healed Futures”
    • Presenter: Rebeccah Bennett, Founder and Principal of Emerging Wisdom LLC
    • Panel: “The Awe of What Can Be”
    • (Brueggemann – Kuhlenkamp – Schmiechen Lectureships)
  • 12:30 PM: Lunch & Conversation on Campus