Belmont welcomed contemporary gospel singer-songwriter Michael W. Smith as a speaker at a convocation event on Wednesday, August 31 in the Massey Performing Arts Center. The three-time Grammy Award winner spoke on the growth of his Christian faith through hardship and performed several worship songs for students and faculty members. He also played his original song titled “Friends.”

During his talk, Smith discussed his relationship with his father and how it helped him understand God’s presence in a more concrete way. His father passed…  (read the rest of the article here).