Fall Bible Conference Features CU President and Guest

by Public Relations Office

Cedarville, Ohio—Cedarville University`s new president, Dr. William Brown, will team up with Lookout Mountain Presbyterian Church (Tennessee) Senior Pastor Joe Novenson at the 2003 Cedarville University Fall Bible Conference, Aug. 18-21. Brown will handle the first half of the conference, speaking on Monday, Aug. 18 at 10 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. and on Tuesday, Aug. 19 at 10 a.m. Novenson will speak Tuesday, Aug. 19 at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 20 at 10 a.m. and 7:30 p.m., and Thursday, Aug. 21 at 10 a.m. Music for all of the evening services begins at 7 p.m. All of the sessions will take place in the Jeremiah Chapel of the Dixon Ministry Center on the Cedarville campus. The conference is free and open to the public. Brown became president of Cedarville University in June 2003, following a ten-year presidency at Bryan College in Dayton, Tenn. He had joined the Bryan faculty in 1984 as an assistant professor for biblical studies and was named Bryan`s academic vice president and provost in 1988. A graduate of the University of South Florida, Brown holds a master of theology degree and Ph.D. from Dallas Theological Seminary. As a nationally-recognized expert in worldview, he has authored three books (Making Sense of Your Faith; Where Have All the Dreamers Gone?: Observations from a Biblical Worldview; and Making Sense of Your World with Gary Phillips) and more than a hundred articles for journals, magazines, encyclopedias, and newspapers. Novenson has been the senior pastor of Lookout Mountain Presbyterian Church in Lookout Mountain, Tenn., since 1996. Along with his broad range of ministry and pastoral experience, he holds a B.A. in speech communication from Rider College and a M.Div. from Westminster Theological Seminary. He has done graduate work in Barthian theology with Dr. F. Dale Bruner at Whitworth College. Novenson served on the Covenant Theological Seminary (Missouri) Board of Trustees from 1996-2000. A well-known speaker at seminars and conference, he has had numerous articles published in newspapers, magazines, and online publications. For more information about the conference, call 937-766-7808. -30-