Events Calendar


7-8  BJC Executive Director Amanda Tyler brings greetings at the August 7 morning plenary session of the Progressive National Baptist Convention‘s Annual Session in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Tyler and BJC Associate Director of Education Charles Watson speak during the PNBC-endorsed chaplain’s breakfast on August 8.

19  Touro Synagogue Foundation awards the Alexander George Teitz Memorial Award to the BJC in Providence, Rhode Island

19   Associate General Counsel Jennifer Hawks preaches at the First Baptist Church of America in Providence, Rhode Island.

 22  Alumni of the Religious Freedom Center’s Civic Education Program visit the Center for Religious Liberty.



13  BJC Executive Director Amanda Tyler is honored as one of the top 50 nonprofit leaders at The NonProfit Times Power & Influence Top 50 Gala at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.

24-27  BJC Associate General Counsel Jennifer Hawks joins Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of South Carolina in speaking at churches in Pendleton, Greenville and Columbia, South Carolina.



1-2  The BJC Board of Directors holds its annual meeting in Washington, D.C.

7  BJC Executive Director Amanda Tyler preaches at Highland Park Baptist Church in Austin, Texas.

9  BJC Executive Director Amanda Tyler is the guest lecturer for the Fall 2018 Wamble Symposium at Baylor University in Waco, Texas.

13  BJC Associate Director of Education Charles Watson conducts a workshop during the Evergreen Association of American Baptist Churches Annual Meeting at Grace Baptist Church in San Jose, California.




Annual Events

The Walter B. and Kay W. Shurden Lectures on Religious Liberty and Separation of Church and State

The BJC’s Religious Liberty Council Luncheon