Samford University’s Christian Women’s Leadership
Center (CWLC) will host a panel discussion, “Daughters of Abraham:
Women in Religion,” Thursday, Sept. 23. The public is invited to the 7
p.m. program in Brock Forum, located in Dwight
Panelists are Jan Kennamer, a minister at Dawson
Memorial Baptist Church; Glenda Curry, pastor, All Saints Episcopal
Church; Monica Khalaf, representing the Birmingham Islamic Society; and
Sister Margaret Andrew Baker, a Dominican nun
with the Congregation of St. Cecilia.
Each panelist will present a statement about the
role of women in her faith tradition. The discussion will also include
information about the role of women in the Jewish faith. A question and
answer time will follow. CWLC director Dr.
Delane Tew will moderate.
Samford’s CWLC, a joint partnership with the
Woman’s Missionary Union of the Southern Baptist Convention, provides
learning opportunities for women to realize the fullest measure of their
gifts in all areas of the human endeavor. The
program offers a 20-credit minor in Christianity, Women and Leadership