Skip to content

Business and Economics

Perspectives for Christian Education

When: June 9, 2022, 1:45 pm - Thursday

Where: Swang 102

Session 4

Session Abstract

Christian business faculty have the unique challenge of shaping business leaders that embrace the values and virtues of Jesus. This session includes diverse topics including global perspectives, teaching challenges in the post Covid world and personal practices in mindfulness.


Andy Borchers, Lipscomb University, Convener

  • Conrad Kakraba, Heritage Christian College, “Missional Entrepreneurship: The Role of Truth TV in a Hurting African Continent”
  • David Perkins and Phil Vardiman, Abilene Christian University, “Study Abroad - Beyond the Classroom: Partnering with Students to Develop Intentional Leadership, Connected Relationships, and Motivated Spiritual Discovery”
  • Susan Galbreath, Lipscomb University, “Post Covid Pandemic Teaching Take-aways”
  • Nina Morel, Donita Brown, and Allison Duke, Lipscomb University, “Mindfulness and Meditation Practices to Support Learning in Christian Colleges”

Join us in 2024!

1 / 5

James Cone with conferee at the CSC in 2017

2 / 5

Pulitzer Prize winner Marilynne Robinson delivering the CSC plenary address

3 / 5

Francis Collins, director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), delivering the CSC plenary address.

4 / 5

US Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith delivering the CSC plenary address

5 / 5

David Brooks engaging conferees during breakfast at the CSC

Mark Your Calendar

September 5, 2023

Mark your calendar for the 2024 Thomas H. Olbricht Christian Scholars Conference June 5-7, 2024 Hosted by the Lanier Theological Library and...

N.T. Wright to return as featured speaker in 2024

November 13, 2023

Dr. N.T. Wright, fellow at the University of Oxford and one of the most important New Testament scholars of our day, will join us again for ...

McCaulley to deliver Gray Plenary

November 13, 2023

Dr. Esau McCaulley, author and associate professor of New Testament at Wheaton College, will deliver the eighth annual Fred D. Gray Plenary ...

New York Times columnist, legal scholar David French to deliver 2024 Thomas H. Olbricht Christian Scholars’ Conference Frank and Della Pack Plenary Lecture

November 13, 2023

Dr. David French, New York Times columnist and distinguished visiting professor of public policy at Lipscomb University, will deliver the&nb...

Site Designed and Developed by 5by5 - A Change Agency