Bible Lectureship

2016 Keynote Speakers



2016 Schedule



What people had to say about Lectureship 2015

The theme was by far the best I have ever been involved with. I loved the variety of topics. I took notes
as fast as I could because this stuff will preach!


Benson Auditorium was full and running over at every lecture this year.  People are coming to the
Harding Bible Lectureship because they have confidence in Harding's leadership.  I think Harding is
the best Christian university in the country. 


I like having the lectureship in the fall to allow student participation.  It allows for a vibrancy to the
event that is missing from others I have attended.


Harding sets the standard for Bible Lectureships. I get the most information in the least amount of time.


It was my first time to visit.  I saw it online... we had family that went to Harding but had never
been there. I thought it would be a positive experience- and it was! I plan on attending again.


I've been attending Harding lectureship for about 15 years. I think Harding remains biblically solid and
can be trusted to present thought-provoking lessons that aren't riddled with agendizing.


I believe that the lectureship represents a good balance of scholarship and perspectives within Churches
of Christ. It's not radical in either direction. I don't feel like the speakers are promoting any kind of agenda.


The Evening Keynote speakers were outstanding. Bruce McLarty was the best of the best. Overall I had
a marvelous experience at this year's lectureship.


Daughter started her freshmen year at Harding and I have been wanting to check it out for quite some time.
It turned into a GREAT spiritual retreat for my wife and I which I would love to repeat again in 2016.


I believe the theme and the keynotes were quite possibly the best I have heard.  Also, Dale Jenkins did
an outstanding job with his remarks during the Celebration of Ministry dinner.


Harding is special to us, and we make it part of our annual schedule to attend.  The lectureship gives us
renewed strength as we continue to minister to the church at home or wherever we go.


We both LOVE Harding and the people there.  We come back to catch us with old friends, learn under
the feet of some excellent teachers, and be around the Christian atmosphere.  I told my wife on the way
home from this year's lectureship, "Only 360 more days until next year's lectureship".  We both look forward
to it every year as it is truly a highlight of the year.  Thank you Dan and your whole team for what you do.


We started attending before our children went to Harding.  It has annual spiritual get away for us.
We love the soundness of the speakers without feeling like anyone has an agenda or a negative focus.
It is wonderful to hear good Biblical teaching and positive attitudes toward the Lord's church and young people!


Everything was organized and kept on schedule. Very well planned. Campus was easy to navigate
(first time on campus) as well as clean. The fact that the lectureship was free (even parking) is not seen
very often anymore, so that was refreshing and also helped make my personal trip to Harding possible.


Coming from a small congregation, it is wonderful to hear speakers I would otherwise have no opportunity
to listen to.  And the fellowship and worship is awesome.  Love to hear the voices of over 1500 brothers
and sisters raised in praise to God!  This was our second year to attend, and my only question is why
did we not start coming years ago?

Vendor Info

Lectureship 2016

"HOLY, HOLY, HOLY : Living in the Presence of God"

Dear Prospective Vendor/Exhibitor,

Please download the vendor packet in the link below and read it thoroughly. It also contains the registration form.  Please fill out and date the form and mail in with your registration fee by August 5, 2016.  Space is limited, and the earlier your registration is received, the more likely you are to receive a space in the area you request. Exhibit areas are filled on a first come, first served basis.

2016 Vendor Information and Registration Form

Thank you for your support of our lectureships.

If you have difficulty downloading the PDFs above, visit Adobe Support for help with downloading or contact and they can be mailed to you.


Free Downloads!  

The 2014 and 2015 Lectureship recordings are available for download at Lectureship Archive.

They are also available, with several previous year's classes and keynotes, at iTunes U free downloads.

iTunesU Instructions for Use:

  1. Click the link above. If you already have iTunes software on your computer, click the grey "I Have iTunes" button. If you do not have iTunes, click the blue "Free Download" button.
  2. Once iTunes is installed, you will see a list of the recordings for Lectureship 2014. Hover your mouse over the number for the session you'd like to hear and click on the play button (a triangle inside a circle). Make sure your speakers are on and enjoy the recording.

Note: Lectureship recordings can be heard on your smartphone. Use the iTunes app and search for "Harding University Lectureship".

Past Lectures

If you would like to hear recordings from past Lectureships, use the search bar in the top right corner of your screen to search for "Harding University Lectureship". There are several years of lectures available for free download. To see a full list of recordings for each Lectureship, click "SUBSCRIBE" on the left. 

Or to order previous or current Lectureship CDs, contact Harding's AudioWorks at

Harding University
Box 10765
Searcy, AR 72149-5615


To order previous or current Lectureship DVDs of limited presentations, contact Harding's VideoWorks at

Harding University
Box 10853
Searcy, AR 72149-5615


Order Forms

2014 Lectureship CD/DVD Order Form pdf

2012 Lectureship CD Order Form pdf

2011 Lectureship CD Order Form pdf

2010 Lectureship CD Order Form pdf

2009 Lectureship Video Order Form pdf

2009 Lectureship CD Order Form pdf

2008 Lectureship Video Order Form pdf

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