2016 Charles H. Stevens Lecture Series

Featured Speaker Tony L. Crisp, Ph.D. DD

Senior Pastor, Eastanallee Baptist Church
Founder & President, Center For Holy Land Studies/Tennessee Leadership Institute


Theme: Israel in 2016

  • Learn vital facts about Israel from a nationally acknowledged authority
  • Receive free outlines and notes at each session
April 20th
Understanding Israel in Biblical Perspective
Salem Baptist Auditorium
10:45 - 11:30am Free
April 20th

Luncheon and Lecture with Q & A
(Buffet lunch with Herb Roasted Pork
Loin, Potatoes, Vegetables and Salad)

Contemporary Events Effecting Israel
Pope Activity Center

12:00 - 2:30pm Register Now
April 21th
Significant Events in the History of Israel
Salem Baptist Auditorium
10:45 - 11:30am Free

About Dr. Tony L. Crisp

Dr. Crisp, a native Tennessean, has served as an adviser to both public and private educational institutions across America in curriculum, public relations and institutional advancement. He has served on various committees and boards at every level of Southern Baptist denominational life. As of June 2013 Dr. Crisp began serving a four year term on the Executive Committee of the Southern Baptist Convention in Nashville, TN.

He is acknowledged and embraced among evangelicals as a leading authority on the historical, geographical, and cultural context of both ancient and modern Israel. Among the many regional and national honors awarded to Dr. Crisp, Liberty University’s “Stand with Israel Club” recently conferred on him their “Friend of Israel” annual award.

Dr. Crisp serves on the prestigious National Council of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) Washington, DC. AIPAC’s purpose is to educate Members of Congress on a bipartisan basis about the importance of the US-Israel relationship. He has served for two years on the Religion and Foreign Policy Working Group United States Department of State, Office of Religion and Global Affairs, Washington, D.C.

Dr. Crisp is author of “Passport to Israel, A Pilgrim’s Guide” and various study guides related to the 
Tennessee Biblical Leadership Institute including the "Holy Land Studies Study Course" and "Drama of 
the Ages."