The Chaplain's Corner

The Open Table

"The Open Table" offers an informal Christian worship experience at noon on Tuesdays in the Stone Chapel Lounge. The noon service begins with singing led by guitarist Lisa Luu, includes scripture and prayer, and features a different speaker or performer every week. Worship runs from noon until 12:30 p.m. Lunch follows until 1 p.m.

Students, staff and faculty are welcome. The lunch is free to students and $2 for all others. 

Spring 2015 Schedule

January 27  

Dr. Peter Browning
Drury Chaplain
After Charlie Hebdo: Toward Paths of Mutual Understanding 

February 2   Jasmine Bates
Drury Biology Major
Nine Principles of Christian Friendship
February 10  

Pastor Jenn Simmons
Community Pastor of National Avenue Christian Church
Setting the Table for Love

February 17   Campus closed due to weather
February 24  

Tully Beard
Drury First Year Student

Kindness is Contagious: Let the Virus Spread

March 3  

"Ziggy" Kirwa
Drury Pre-med Student

Service to Others

March 10   Rabbi Barbara Block
Rabbi of Temple Israel
Learning about Judaism
March 17  
Spring Break

March 24   Prof. Charlyn Ingwerson
Drury Instructor of English
My Blog from Israel
 March 31   Taylor Kleier
Drury Music Therapy Student
"From Four-Day Stink to Life"
April 7   Abi High
"Walking with God through Adversity"
Drury Student
April 14   Pastor Jenn Simmons
"Setting the Table for New Life"
Community Pastor of National Avenue Christian Church
April 21   Peter Browning
"God is Green" A Celebration of Earth Day"
Drury University Chaplain's Office
April 28   Nawaf Al-Sabhan
Learning About Islam
May 5   Peter Browning
"After Baltimore: A Prayer for Peach and Justice"

For more information contact Peter Browning at (417) 873-7231 or