Rev. Dr. Andrew Davison passes away

Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School is deeply saddened to announce the passing of our dear friend and alumnus, Rev. Dr. Andrew "Andy" C. Davison '49), who died on July 5, 2015 after a brief illness.

Andy served with distinction many churches throughout his career and received the honor of being named Pastor Emeritus of First Baptist Church in Madison, Wisconsin. Andy also served on the staff of CRCDS in the Development Office where he stewarded and nurtured the many alumni/ae and friends of the school. Andy was a tireless champion of CRCDS, providing a constant voice of support, encouragement and perspective. He was the truest of friends and will be missed greatly by all of us in the CRCDS family. Please join us in our prayers of comfort for his wife Beverly and his family. Please also join us in prayers of Thanksgiving for the gift of this incredible man and dearest friend.

A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 1, 2015, at First Baptist Church, 518 No. Franklin Ave., Madison WI, with a reception following.

Andy's obituary may be found at:

http://www.cressfuneralservice.com/obituary/138556/Rev-Dr-Andrew-Davison/

 

 

Save the Date! Fall Lectures, Reflections & Worship: October 5-8, 2015

Mark your calendars! The CRCDS Fall Lectures, Reflection & Worship series, "In Christ, there is no abled or disabled…inclusion, accessibility and belonging" is scheduled for Monday, October 5, 2015 through Thursday, October 8, 2015.

Honored speakers include Rita N. Brock, Ph.D., Co-Director of the Soul Repair Center, Brite Divinity School, Garth Kasimu Baker-Fletcher, Ph.D., and Chris Hilderbrant, COO of Finger Lakes Health Systems Agencies.

For questions, or to register, visit: http://www.crcds.edu/2015-fall-lecture-registration/

or call (585) 340-9643.