James Calvin Davis, author of In Defense of Civility, was a plenary speaker at the 2011 Covenant Conference in Durham, NC. Davis has summarized his plenary address, to share on the web. An audiotape of his full address is available for purchase.
“Jesus showed us that you can bring who you are, all that makes you different, distinct, and unique, … all of your ‘particularity,’ bring it all into the household of God.” (from this sermon by the Rev. Dr. Kenneth E. Kovacs, Catonsville Presbyterian Church.)