Schedule at a Glance


E. C. Morris Ministers’ Institute

(Arkansas Baptist College – 1612 MLK Drive (LR)

42nd Annual Session

March 25 – 29, 2018

“Restoring The Creator—Creature Relations” II Chronicles 7:14-20


Institute At A Glance


Sunday, March 25th ---------------------------------Pastoral Support Night

First Baptist Church (2015 Main-NLR/6:00 p.m.)

D. L. Richardson, Pastor

George Parks, Jr., Guest Preacher

Tuesday – Thursday, March 27th – 29th ------------Dialogical Lab and Lecture Series

ABC Old Main Building/10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Derrick Flowers, Series Leader

Morning Worship Services-11:45 a.m. (Old Main Auditorium)

Tuesday---- Donald Crossley, Preacher

Wednesday----James Mackey, Preacher

Thursday (11:00 a.m.)----- Corey Wiley, Preacher

Collegiate Dialogical Lab and Symposium—10:00 – 11:30 a.m.)


Malik Saafir and Krishna Young, Facilitators

“Criminal Justice”

Evening Worship Services (Gymnasium)

**Monday (7:00 p.m.) Women’s Emphasis Night

Cynthia P. Smith, Speaker

**Tuesday (7:30 p.m.) Blake/Laymen Night

Harry Blake, Preacher

**Wednesday (7:30 p.m.) College Night and Founder’s Day

James Allen, Preacher

**Thursday (7:30 p.m.) Elizabeth Willingham School of Sacred Music Concert

St. John Baptist Church (Roosevelt and Main Streets, LR)

C. Dennis Edwards, Pastor

Dello Thedford, Facilitator/Director

Seminars/Tuesday -Wednesday (6:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.)

***Thursday (6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.)

**Minister’s Theme –“Transformational Preaching” (GS108)

D. L. Richardson, Facilitator

**Women’s Theme – “Moving From Religion To Relationship” (Gymnasium)

Cynthia  P. Smith, Facilitator

**Laymen’s Theme – Moving From Salvation To Servant-hood” (GS107)

Rosboro Hendrix, Facilitator

E. K. Flakes/Hazel S. Hynson School Of Sacred Music

Saturday, March 24th (9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.) Old Main Auditorium

Monday, March 26th – Wednesday, March 28th (6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.) OM Auditorium

Thursday, March 29th (6:30 p.m.) St. John Baptist Church/Roosevelt and Main St., LR) 

Dello Thedford, Facilitator/Director


                                       Pre-Registration        On-Site

       Church (Unlimited persons)        $350.00               $400.00                   

             Pastors                           $ 35.00                 $ 40.00       

Ministers                             $ 25.00                 $ 30.00

Lay Persons                               $ 20.00                $ 25.00        

  School of Music (10 or less)    $ 35.00 each       $ 40.00 each

   (11 or more persons)                  $ 30.00 each       $ 35.00 each   

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For additional information contact:

Robert Willingham, Institute Coordinator

(501) 312-1833 


Post Office Box 164039

Little Rock, AR 72216