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2018 Festival of Homiletics - Washington, DC

"Preaching and Politics"

 

Doing Great Work in San Antonio

We are proud the 2017 Festival of Homiletics is taking place in San Antonio, a community with so many people doing incredible work to love and serve their neighbors. Featured in this blog post are just a few of the Charity Navigator Four Star Organizations in the area. 

The San Antonio Food Bank provides food and grocery products to more than 530 partner agencies in 16 counties throughout Southwest Texas. In FY2015, the San Antonio Food Bank provided nearly 62 million pounds of food.

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What Are You Reading?

What new book are you looking forward picking up at the 2017 Festival of Homiletics? 

At this year's festival, Cokesbury, the retail division of The United Methodist Publishing House, will be providing for our bookstore needs. Founded in 1789, The United Methodist Publishing House is a publisher and distributor to The United Methodist Church and the greater Christian community. Their mission is to reach more people in more places with quality services and resources that help them come to know

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Lord, Walk with Me

I want Jesus to walk with me;
I want Jesus to walk with me;
all along my pilgrim journey,
Lord, I want Jesus to walk with me.

In my trials, Lord, walk with me;
in my trials, Lord, walk with me;
when my heart is almost breaking,
Lord, I want Jesus to walk with me.

3 When I’m in trouble, Lord, walk with me;
when I’m in trouble, Lord, walk with me;
when my head is bowed in sorrow,
Lord, I want Jesus to walk with me.[1]

 

When my head is bowed in sorrow, weary of this world, Lord,

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Second Venue - Travis Park United Methodist Church

Our venue for Tuesday through Thursday of the Festival of Homiletics 2017 in San Antonio is Travis Park United Methodist Church.
 
Established in 1846, Travis Park United Methodist Church, is grounded in history and vision. Today, the people of Travis Park Church continue seeking to make the world a better place through transformation of self and community. Join us for a time to learn and worship in an atmosphere that’s dynamic, friendly, nurturing and prophetic at the Festival of Homiletics

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Main Venue - The Scottish Rite Theatre

Built in 1924, the Scottish Rite Theatre is rich in historical character and will be a perfect place to experience the fellowship of more than a thousand preachers. 

The Scottish Rite Theatre is the main venue in San Antonio for the Festival of Homiletics 2017, where registration, the bookstore and vendor fair will be. Let's be inspired by God’s Word proclaimed by some of the nation’s finest preachers and teachers in this beautiful space together! 

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