On August 20 at 5:00 PM, Hayes Barton Baptist Church will host a screening of the documentary “Sitting at God’s Table”, followed by a table discussion. We hope you will join us for this event.
Why we do what we do in the name of God?
In this feature documentary five religious leaders from different faiths (including Dr. David Hailey) and one filmmaker take on today’s most difficult topics. This documentary has been called “A life changer” for many who have seen it.
The documentary features Rabbi Lucy Dinner, Senior Rabbi at Temple Beth Or, Presiding Bishop Michael Curry of the Episcopal Church, Dr. David Hailey leads the Hayes Barton Baptist Church, Shakil Ahmed is founder of The Islamic Association of Cary, and Father Mark Reamer is the former Senior Priest for The Catholic Community of St. Francis of Assisi; now he is Assistant to the President for Franciscan Mission, Siena College, Loudonville, NY, and filmmaker Ellen L. Shepard.
Ellen L. Shepard is producer and director for E. Shepard Productions. As Senior Producer/Director of Documentaries and Educational Media at UCLA, her documentary “My Parents are Growing Old and So Am I” won First Place at the North Carolina Film Festival. She was Assistant Professor of Film at St. Augustine’s University in Raleigh, NC, where she developed their BA degree in Film. She was the Director of the City of Oaks School of the Arts (COSA) and Contract Administrator in Distirbuion at 20th Century Fox Studios in L.A.