Harding School of Theology to host benefit art sale

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MEMPHIS, TENN. (05/23/2018) Harding School of Theology will host an art sale from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, June 1 and from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 2. The event will be held on the lower level of the HST Mansion located at 1000 Cherry Road, Memphis, Tennessee. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Harding School of Theology Fund, a general operating fund that helps defray student expenses.

The event, called Lydia's Remnant, will feature original and donated works by friends and patrons of the college. Items for sale include paintings, pottery, portraits, photography, 3D art, jewelry and artisan coffee.

"The name of our event comes from Acts 16," said Greg Muse, director of advancement. "A merchant and artisan named Lydia successfully maintained her household and supported the Apostle Paul and his entourage as they established a church in her community. We have talented artisans in our community and have asked them to donate art to sell for the benefit of the school."

The event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served both Friday and Saturday. For more information, visit hst.edu or call 901-432-7727.

About Harding School of Theology

Harding School of Theology (HST) has been equipping ministers since 1958. Accredited by the Association of Theological Schools, and offering degree programs at the master's and doctoral levels, HST challenges Christian leaders to deeper faith in God and higher standards of ministry and scholarship. Combining academic rigor and interpersonal connections, HST emphasizes student engagement in ministry as they study. HST is associated with churches of Christ; is part of the American Restoration Movement; and is part of Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas. For more information, visit hst.edu.

About Harding University

Harding University is a private Christian, liberal arts university located in Searcy, Arkansas. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, it is the largest private university in the state. Harding's student body represents all 50 states and 54 nations and territories. The University offers more than 100 undergraduate majors; graduate and professional degrees at the master's, specialist and doctoral levels; as well as numerous study abroad opportunities including locations in Australia, Chile, England, France, Greece, Italy and Zambia. For more information, visit harding.edu.