50th Anniversary Homecoming

Join fellow alumni on Friday, October 11th in celebrating 50 years of Gordon-Conwell and the inauguration of Dr. Scott W. Sunquist (M.Div. ’86) as the seventh president of the combined schools!

Activities for the day include a special gathering for alumni with President Sunquist, campus tours, a 50th anniversary celebration lunch, and the inauguration event.  Morning events and lunch will take place at the Hamilton Campus of Gordon-Conwell. The inauguration worship service will take place at the A.J. Gordon Memorial Chapel at Gordon College (Wenham, MA).

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

8:30 am – 9:30 am
Registration & Check-In (Academic Center)

9:15 am | 11:00 am
Campus Tours (Foyer, Academic Center)

9:00 am – 11:30 am
– Refreshments (Chapel Lobby)
– GCTS Table Displays (Chapel Lobby)
– Video Booth (AC235)
– Memorabilia Room (AC235)

10:00 am – 11:00 am
Alumni Gathering with President Sunquist (Kaiser Chapel)

11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sit in on a Class (Optional)
– Educational Ministry in the Church – Dr. Patricia Batten (AC242)
– Theology Survey 1 – Dr. Jack Davis (AC240)

11:30 am – 12:00 pm
50th Anniversary Celebration Reflections with Dr. Garth Bolinder and Dr. Garth Rosell (Kaiser Chapel)

12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
50th Anniversary Celebration Lunch (Alumni Hall & Great Hall, Kerr Building)

12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
Shuttles to Gordon College (Front Entrance, Kerr Building)

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Inauguration of President Sunquist (A.J. Gordon Chapel at Gordon College)

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Shuttles Return to Gordon-Conwell (Academic Center & Kerr Building Parking Lots)

6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Presidential Inauguration Banquet* (Danversport, Danvers, MA)
*pre-registration required

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12th
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Spiritual Heritage Tour* (Depart from Academic Center Parking Lot)
*pre-registration required

VIRTUAL HOMECOMING

Even if you are unable to join us in person, you can still join in on the celebration. The following Homecoming and Inauguration events will be livestreamed at gordonconwell.edu/live this Friday (October 11th):

10:00 am – 11:00 am
Alumni Homecoming Gathering with President Sunquist

11:3o am – 12:00 pm
50th Anniversary Celebration Reflections (with Dr. Garth Bolinder and Dr. Garth Rosell)

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Inauguration of President Sunquist Worship Service

*All times are Eastern Standard Time

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Questions? Contact the Alumni Office at [email protected] or 978.646.4272.