Wednesday Night Live

Wednesdays in August

5:30 - 6:15pm - Dinner in the Davis Family Hall

6:15 - 7:15pm - Faith Stories of New Faith Leaders in Our Community

6:00 - 7:15pm - Let’s Talk in the Parlor (August 14 & 28)


August 14 - Rabbi Adam Wright – Rabbi Wright commenced his ministry at Temple Emanu-El on July 1. He, his wife Dr. Rachel Wright, and daughter Lillian relocated from San Diego, California, where he served as Associate Rabbi of Temple Solel, a 700-family congregation since 2014. Adam is a native of West Bloomfield Michigan, a graduate of Wheaton College and Vanderbilt University Divinity School.

August 21 - Dr. Douglas Sweeney – Dr. Sweeney became the new Dean at Beeson Divinity School, Samford University, on July 1. He served previously as professor of Church History and Christian Thought at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois. He is a graduate of Wheaton College, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, and Vanderbilt University. He and his wife Wilma have one adult son.

August 28 - Fr. Gregory Edwards, Ph.D. – Fr. Edwards is the new Dean of the Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Holy Trinity - Holy Cross Cathedral. He was raised in Virginia and eastern Pennsylvania and became a member of the Orthodox Church while studying at Brown University. He received his Master’s Degree from Florida State University and completed doctoral studies in Greece at Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. He comes from the pastorate of St. George Greek Orthodox Church in New Port Richey, Florida, where he served from 2016-2019. He and his wife Presvytera Pelagia have four children.


August 14 - Soup and Salad - Squash Bisque or Vegetable Beef, Chicken Salad, Orzo Salad, Broccoli Salad, Salad Bar, & Dessert

August 21 - Mac & Cheese Bar - Conecuh Sausage, Taco Meat, Smoked Chicken, Shrimp, Salad Bar, & Dessert

August 28 - Fried Chicken (Baked Chicken available), Potato Salad, Baked Beans, Salad Bar, Biscuits and Honey, & Strawberry Shortcake