Rothwell Theological Lectures at SNU

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 13, 2006
Contact: Eunice Trent
Phone: 405.491.6600
Fax: 405.491.6381
E-mail: etrent@snu.edu

BETHANY, OK – Southern Nazarene University (SNU) will host the upcoming Rothwell Theological Lectures Tuesday, February 21 through Thursday, February 23, 2006. Dr. Steve Harper is this years Lecture speaker.

Harper presently serves as Vice President of the Florida campus of Asbury Theological Seminary in Orlando. In addition to serving as Vice President, he is also a Professor of Spiritual Formation. Harper has a Ph.D from Duke University, a M.Div. from Asbury Theological Seminary, and a B.A. from McMurry College.

Prior to his assignment in Orlando, he served as a Dean of the Chapel, The Upper Room in Nashville, Tennessee. He has served as a pastor in several churches in Texas and Kentucky.

Harper has authored 14 books and numerous articles and reviews. He is a frequent speaker in churches, conferences and retreats. Steve is married to Jeannie, and they are the parents of two adult children: John and Katrina.

Dr. Harper is one of the consultants helping to shape the Healthy Church Academy, a ministry of teaching and equipping the laity and clergy of the Florida Conference. He is an Elder in The United Methodist Church (Florida Annual Conference).

Lecture Schedule:
Tuesday, February 21,
10:50 a.m. “Lets Look at Jesus” (Chapel - Herrick Auditorium)
11:45 a.m. “Jesus: He Presents the Options for Holiness” (Cantrell Music Hall)

Wednesday, February 22,
10:00 a.m. “How Holiness Unfolds” (Chapel-Herrick Auditorium)
11:00 a.m. “Jesus: He Personifies the Pattern for Holiness” (Cantrell Music Hall)

Thursday, February 23,
9:25 a.m. “Jesus: He Provides the Means to Holiness” (Cantrell Music Hall)

For further information on the Rothwell Theological Lectures, contact the SNU School of Theology and Ministry at 491.6368.