Meaningful Discussions on Important Issues

2021 Theme: “HOW, THEN, SHALL WE LIVE?"

The conversations continue! Hear from our distinguished group of scholars, pastors, and thought leaders on this year's topics:

  • Is There Still Hope for "Beloved Community"?
    Rev. Dr. Calenthia Dowdy | Rev. Dr. Donna Jones | Rev. Dr. Charles “Chaz” Howard | Rev. Dr. Quintin Robertson | Rev. Dr. Mary Wade
  • There IS a Balm: Healing Trauma & Empowering Wholeness
    Rev. Dr. Algernon Baker | Rev. Dr. Jamie Eaddy | Dr. Zenida Heath | Dr. Angela McNeil | Dr. Randolph Walters
  • Digging Our Own Wells: Catalyzing and Coordinating Resources to Build Our Communities
    Bishop Patricia Davenport | Rev. Lonnie Herndon | Rev. Dr. Alexander Houston |  Sen. Vincent Hughes | Rev. Naomi Washington-Leapheart
  • We've Got to Pray Walking: Next Steps
    Rev. Valerie Andrews | Rev. Dr. Calenthia Dowdy | Rev. Dr. Jamie Eaddy | Rev. Dr. Alexander Houston | Rev. Dr. Donald Moore | Rev. G. Lamar Stewart

Plenary Speaker: Rev. Dr. Jeffrey HaggrayExecutive Director, American Baptist Home Mission Society

Attend the Conversation via Zoom

This year’s virtual event is free and open to the public via Zoom & Facebook.

Also Streaming on Facebook

This event will also be streamed on Palmer's Facebook page.