A Center for the Retrieval of Christian Wisdom

Sojourn: Entering the Path of Wisdom

Davenant House 419 Glenolden Dr., Landrum, SC

Sojourn: Entering the Path of Wisdom. May 3-7, 2021. So many choices. Every young adult wonders what they’re supposed to do with their life. “What career should I pursue? Who should I marry/should I marry? Where should I live? What kind of person am I going to be?” The seemingly smaller questions are also really […]

8th Annual National Convivium – EDUCATION AND THE KINGDOM OF GOD: A Protestant Vision for Training in Wisdom

Davenant House 419 Glenolden Dr., Landrum, SC

National Convivium, June 2-5, 2021 EDUCATION AND THE KINGDOM OF GOD: A Protestant Vision for Training in Wisdom One of the key aspects of Davenant’s ministry across the U.S. and Canada, national and regional convivia, are held annually in a number of places, including right here at Davenant House. In addition to presenting and listening […]

Wisdom Capstone Course – Philosophy of Law and the Natural Law Tradition

Davenant House 419 Glenolden Dr., Landrum, SC

Wisdom Capstone Course – Philosophy of Law and the Natural Law Tradition with Professor Colin Chan-Redemer June 6-11, 2021 Join us for a five-day deep dive into neglected elements of the church’s engagement with philosophy to be better equipped to take every thought captive! God's ways are far above all human comprehension, and yet he has […]

Davenant Discussion: “Christian Statesmanship in an Age of Charlatans: Lessons From the Life of John Jay” with Dr. Brad Littlejohn

In an age of charlatans on the Right and hypocrites on the Left, it is easy to become deeply cynical about politics. But Christian statesmanship--and Christian citizenship--means learning to avoid the pitfalls of both cynicism and idealism, neither abandoning all hope in the possibility of morality in politics, nor yielding to the revolutionary temptation to ram […]

Davenant Discussion: “The Doctrine of Assurance: Early Debates and Ongoing Significance” with Dr. Jonathan Master

Davenant House 419 Glenolden Dr., Landrum, SC

Can we ever know that we are saved? If so, how? Find out why the doctrine of assurance was called the most dangerous doctrine of the Protestant Reformers, and why it still matters for Christians today. Session 1: From Calvin Through Westminster: The History of the Doctrine of Assurance Session 2: The Importance of Assurance Today Visit […]

Sojourn: Choosing the Wise Path to Navigate God’s World

Davenant House 419 Glenolden Dr., Landrum, SC

Sojourn: Choosing the Wise Path to Navigate God’s World, May 2-6, 2022 So many choices. Every young adult wonders what they’re supposed to do with their life. “What career should I pursue? Who should I marry/should I marry? Where should I live? What kind of person am I going to be?” The seemingly smaller questions […]