527 North Boulevard - 4th Floor
Baton Rouge, LA 70802


Fall Board of Directors Meeting   September 23-24, 2019

Hampton Inn, 601 Mane Street, West Monroe, LA  71292

Hotel Phone:  (318) 938-2800                 

Working Theme: “The Black Church, Prophetic Ministry and Social Justice”  


Monday, September 23


1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.                     Registration


2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.                     Business Session I (all business and speaker sessions and the Monday evening

                                                                    meal to be held in the Pavilion Room at the Hampton Hotel)


3:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.                     Break


3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.                     Presentation I: “The Black Church, Prophetic Ministry and Social Justice”

                                                                    with keynote speaker: The Rev. Dr. Leslie Copeland-Tune.  Dr. Copeland-Tune

                                                   was recently hired to fill the newly-created position of Chief Operating Officer for the

                                                   National Council of the Churches of Christ in the USA.  She is one of America’s notable

                                                   ecumenical leaders and is a tireless advocate for peace and justice.  A New York native,

                                                   she was ordained into the ministry 20 years ago and has worked for a number of faith-

                                                   based organizations.


4:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.                    Break

4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.                    Panel presentation

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.                    Break for Dinner

6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.                    Evening banquet at the Hampton Hotel in the Pavilion Room

7:30 p.m.                                     Evening Worship at Mount Olivet Missionary Baptist Church, 500 Swayze

                                                   Street, Monroe.  Preacher and host will be Rev. Oliver W. Billups, Jr.


Tuesday, September 24


Early a.m.                                  [Breakfast on your own; provided at the Hampton Inn-for those lodging there.]

9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.                   Morning Prayer (Pavilion Room at the Hampton Inn).  

9:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.                 Presentation II: “The Black Church, Prophetic Ministry and Social Justice”

                                                                 with keynote speaker: The Rev. Dr. Leslie Copeland-Tune.

10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.               Break


11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon               Business Session II


12:00 noon                                  Closing prayers and adjournment

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