Interfaith Shabbat at The Temple
Join us for guest speaker, Dr. R. Dale McAbee, during our annual Interfaith Shabbat as he presents his sermon: The Gift of Wonder.
For twenty-three years Dr. McAbee worked with Rehabilitation and Psychiatric patients at Baptist Health Louisville as well as those in treatment for Substance Use Disorder. In March of 2018 he became the chaplain for Oncology and Palliative Care. He is a Fellow of the American Association of Pastoral Counselors.
For the last eight years he has been Choirmaster at Concordia Lutheran Church. Prior to that he served St. Mark United Methodist for 13 years, Church of the Ascension in Frankfort for two years, and Tunnel Hill Christian Church for two years.
A native of Spartanburg, South Carolina, Dr. McAbee earned a BA in Music from Furman University, a Master of Divinity in Pastoral Care and Counseling at Southern Seminary, and a Doctor of Ministry degree from Columbia Seminary. In the spring of 2009 and summer of 2017, he served as Adjunct Professor of Pastoral Care at Saint Meinrad Seminary, Saint Meinrad, Indiana. He enjoys singing, especially during High Holy Days Services, reading, and attending concerts.