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Let Justice Sing Down: Congregational Songs for Our Times

The two-day music festival unites individuals and choirs, clergy and laity from Winston-Salem area faith communities in musical celebration of shared worship and common concerns of social justice in our city, our country, and our world. Worship leadership involves from some of the best known church musicians in the United States

The event, located at First Baptist Church, 5th Street, Winston-Salem, includes the following opportunities:

Friday, November 3

7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Sing Justice in the World

C. Michael Hawn, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX
Jorge Lockward. Brooklyn, NY
Bill J. Leonard, School of Divinity, Preacher

Saturday, November 4

9:00 - 10:30 a.m.
Sing Justice in the USA

Mark A. Miller, Organist and Composer, Summit, NJ; Yale Institute of Sacred Music
Brian Hehn, Center for Congregational Song, Dallas, TX
Jill Crainshaw, School of Divinity, Preacher

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Breakout Sessions with Conference Leaders

12:00 - 1:30 p.m.
Lunch at Downtown Restaurants

1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Breakout Sessions with Conference Leaders

3:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Sing Justice in the City

D'Walla Simmons-Burke, Winston-Salem State University
James Abbington, Candler School of Theology, Atlanta
Darryl Aaron, Preacher

Friday, November 3 at 7:00pm

More dates through November 4, 2017

First Baptist Church on Fifth, Sanctuary 501 W 5th St, Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Event Type

Religious, Arts & Entertainment, Special Events, Conference / Panel, Workshop, Multicultural / International, Community


School of Divinity

Target Audience

Alumni, Faculty, General Public, Staff, Students, Prospective Students




Contact name

Sally Ann Morris, Musician-in-Residence

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