Featured Preacher: Dr. Thomas Lane Butts

138On November 11 and 12, Garrett-Evangelical will be welcoming Dr. Thomas Lane Butts back to campus.  Dr. Butts will be preaching in chapel on November 12.

Dr. Butts completed his master of arts degree with significant work in pastoral care as a joint degree between Garrett Biblical Institute and Northwestern University in 1957.  Now in his late eighties, we are honored to welcome him back. Dr. Butts was a courageous voice as a pastor in Alabama during the civil rights struggles in the 1950's and following.  Known for his preaching skills, he was featured more than any other person on the national Protestant Hour radio broadcast.

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