Rushton Lecture and Luncheon
Saturday, June 8 - Port Williams United Baptist Church
Rev. Michael Dowd will be the 2019 Vincent Rushton Memorial Lecturer on June 8 in the Port Williams United Baptist Church. Here is an exerpt from his website, http://michaeldowd.org.
"The Reverend Michael Dowd is an evolutionary theologian, bestselling author, and evangelist for Big History and an honorable relationship to the future. His 2009 book, Thank God for Evolution, was endorsed by 6 Nobel Prize-winning scientists, noted skeptics, and by religious leaders across the spectrum. His work has been featured in The New York Times, LA Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Newsweek, Discover, Wired, Skeptic, and on CBC, CNN, ABC News, and Fox News."
The Lecture will be followed by a Luncheon in the Church Hall and a brief business meeting.
This event is open to all and details on Regisration, cost, etc. will be available soon.
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Death of Jack Matthews
We regret to announce the death of John P. "Jack" Matthews, second President (1972-73) of the Atlantic Baptist Fellowship (now the Canadian Association for Baptist Freedoms) on February 13 in Amherst. Jack was an active member of First Baptist Church, Amherst, NS and an Honorary Deacon. We offer our sincere sympathy to his wife, Jean, his sons, John and David, and the extended family. You can read his obituary here.