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The Sider Institute

Brethren in Christ Study Conference 2013


The 2013 Brethren in Christ study conference will convene on November 7-8, 2013, at the Grantham Brethren in Christ Church. It will focus on the theme, “Do Justice: A Biblical Mandate for the Church.”


Click on the image above to download the conference brochure.


The conference will begin with a lecture on Thursday, November 7, 2013, at 7pm. This lecture is free and open to the public.


The conference will continue all-day Friday, November 8, 2013, beginning at 9:00am. Participants should register by downloading the above brochure and sending their registration form, along with the $30 registration fee, to the Sider Institute.

Major Sessions of the Conference


The Biblical Call to Do Justice

by Rev. Dr. Glenn "Woody" Dalton, pastor, Harrisburg Brethren in Christ Church

Thursday, November 7, 2013, at 7:00pm


What Does Brethren in Christ Justice Look Like?: A Theological and Historical Approach

by Harriet Sider Bicksler, editor of Brethren in Christ History and Life and Shalom!: A Journal of Reconciliation, and Rev. Curtis W. Book, peace and justice coordinator, Mennonite Central Committee East Coast

Friday, November 8, 2013, at 9:15am


Biblical Justice in Global Perspective: An Overview of South and Central Africa, Using Zimbabwe as an Example

by Dr. Ray Motsi, president, Theological College of Zimbabwe

Friday, November 8, 2013, at 10:30am


Afternoon Breakout Sessions on Various Justice-Related Themes