Note: This article is off topic and will be of interest primarily to Christians living in the Provo, Utah area.
Kory L. Meyerink, noted genealogist and adjunct professor of history and religion at Brigham Young University (BYU), is slated to speak at the Thirty-Eighth Annual Sidney B. Sperry Symposium tomorrow, 31 October 2009. Meyerink will address the topic, “Malachi and the Centrality of Families in the Gospel of Jesus Christ” at 9:00am in room 456 of the Martin Classroom Building (MARB) on the Provo, Utah campus of BYU.
The 2009 symposium theme is “the Gospel of Jesus Christ in the Old Testament” and the keynote will be delivered by Elder F. Melvin Hammond, an emeritus leader of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Friday the 30th at 6:30pm in the Joseph Smith Building Auditorium of BYU. The Sperry Symposium is free and open to the public and runs Friday after the keynote until 9:30pm, and Saturday, the 31st, from 9:00am until 1:00pm. A schedule of classes is available here. Five different tracks run simultaneously in classrooms in the JSB Auditorium and the MARB.