The National Bar Association will hold its annual Law and Religion Conference on April 29-30,2011, at the Georgia Tech Hotel & Conference Center in Atlanta, Georgia. The theme of the conference is “Empowering & Protecting the Church.” I am honored to be on a panel addressing the topic “Expanding the Ministry of the Church through Community Development.” With me on the panel will be Dr. Joyce J. Dorsey, President and CEO of Fulton Atlanta Community Action Authority (FACAA), and moderator Davene’ D. Walker with the law firm of Smith Gambrell & Russell in Atlanta. Registration and other information is available at