SAGU presents Civil War seminarWaxahachie, Texas — January 8, 2013 — Southwestern Assemblies of God University (SAGU) will present "A House Divided: Life and Thought in the American Civil War Era," January 22 - 24, 2013, in SAGU's Barnes Student Center during the chapel hour. The seminar is open to the public.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Schedule:

Tuesday, January 22 — 9:30 a.m.

  • "An Introduction to Life and Thought in the American Civil War Era," presented by Gary McElhany
  • "Johnny Reb and Billy Yank: A Soldier's Life in the American Civil War," presented by David Onyon

 

Wednesday, January 23 — 10:15 a.m.

  • "Through the Lens of Civil War Literature: Glimpses of the House Divided," presented by Diane Lewis
  • "Union and Confederate Music in the Civil War," presented by Tyrone Block

 

Thursday, January 24 — 9:30 a.m.

  • "Slavery and the Pulpit: The Use of the Bible in Sermons that Justified and Condemned Slavery During the American Civil War," presented by Jeff Magruder
  • "The Civil War in Ellis County," presented by Loyd Uglow

 

For more information, contact Gary McElhany at (972) 825- 4625.

Southwestern Assemblies of God University (SAGU) is a private, Christian university located 30 minutes south of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex in Waxahachie, Texas. The university was established in 1927, and now offers more than 60 associate, bachelor’s or master’s degrees on campus or online. More information is available at www.sagu.edu or by calling 1-888-YES-SAGU. 

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