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2018 Festival of Homiletics - Washington, DC

"Preaching and Politics"

 

Events


Luther Seminary Alumni Reception!

Luther Seminary Alumni Reception Thursday, May 24, 2018 between 4:30-6:30 PM at the Washington Plaza Hotel on Thomas Circle in the Grand Ballroom. All alumni welcome!

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Reclaiming Jesus Service & Candlelight Vigil to the White House

Candlelight vigil, Lewis Tse Pui Lung / Shutterstock.com

Candlelight vigil, Lewis Tse Pui Lung / Shutterstock.com

On your free night off on Thursday one option would be the following:

Reclaiming Jesus Service & Candlelight Vigil to the White House

Thursday, May 24th, 7 p.m., National City Christian Church

5 Thomas Circle, Washington, DC 20005

We invite you to join us for a service of prayer and gospel proclamation, followed by a procession to the White House and a silent prayerful candlelight vigil as a witness that the church will not be complicit,

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For Justice, Peace and Righteouness

Today we honor the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., a Christian leader committed to speaking truth at the intersection of preaching and politics. As Coretta Scott King explains, 

"The Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday celebrates the life and legacy of a man who brought hope and healing to America. We commemorate as well the timeless values he taught us through his example — the values of courage, truth, justice, compassion, dignity, humility and service that so radiantly defined Dr. King’s

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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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