Speaker: Dr. Christopher Bell

Anticipating Kwanzaa

With the complex variety of year-end religious holidays upon us, Dr. Christopher Bell looks ahead to Kwanzaa and its relationship to seasonal observances in cultures around the world. An author and the co-founder of ADORE (A Dialogue on Race and Ethnicity), Dr. Bell lifts up … read more.

The Prodigal Son

Dr. Christopher Bell returns to the pulpit to explore the untold side of this familiar Bible story. Is it possible this beloved parable is as much about parents – and their possible failings – as it is about their children? We’ll investigate and see what might be … read more.

Forward to the Fourth

What does America’s “4th of July” celebration mean to you: to your sense of freedom, pride, and  patriotic obligations; to your aspirations; to your discomfort, suspicion, and fear? Dr. Christopher Bell returns to the Davies pulpit to explore these questions and more as we approach … read more.