Chaplain Peter Browning
Professor of Philosophy & Religion
Office: (417) 873-7231
Fax: (417) 873-7435


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. 

Fall 2014 Schedule

August 26  

Dr. Peter Browning
Drury University Chaplain's Office
The Spirtuality of the Open Table

September 2   Cecelia Deken
Catholic Campus Ministry
The Faithful College Student: Four Biblical Traits
September 9  

L.A. Anderson
Springfield Public Schools
A Spiritual Response to Ferguson, MO

September 16   Jenn Simmons
Associate Pastor National Ave. Christian Church
Setting the Table for Peace
September 23  

Andrea Cleek
The Vine
The Relationship: The Base of my Faith and Life

September 30   Jenay Lamy
Drury University Student Success Coordinator
Pope's 10 Tips for a Happier Life
October 7   Rick Maxson's DUkes
DUkes: Drury University's Ukulele Club
Making Joyful Noises: DUkes in Song and Story (Ps 98:4)
October 14   Hannah Cook
Human Rights Club
The Realities of Poverty: The View from Privileged White Girl Land
October 21   Robert McGinniss
Pastor at Aldrich Christina Church
A Horse, Of Course
October 28   Burton Guion
Disciples on Campus
November 4   Brook Nelson
Pi Beta Phi
Oh the Places You'll Go...With God
November 11   Peter Browning
Vetern's Day Student Chapter
The Spiritual Lives of Veterans
November 18   Sarah Metz
Drury Student, pre-pharmacy
Making Time for Generosity
November 25   Peter Browning
Thanksgiving Service
December 2   Peter Browning
Christmas Carols

For more information contact Peter Browning at 873-7231 or