2015 Festival of Homiletics Schedule

"Preaching from the Mountain: Heralds of Good Tidings"

 

  • The Festival of Homiletics is a week-long conference that brings together top-notch preachers and professors of Homiletics to inspire a discourse about preaching, worship and culture.
  • Lectures and worship services are open only to paid participants to maintain adequate seating for all of our registered participants.

 

Monday 05/11/2015
Bellco Theater
2:00PM - 8:00PM
Registration
6:20PM
Welcome from the Festival Staff
6:30PM
WorshipNadia Bolz Weber
7:30PM
LectureSara Miles - New Voice
Tuesday 05/12/2015
Central Presbyterian Church
8:45AM
WorshipKaroline Lewis
9:35AM
LectureNadia Bolz Weber
10:30AM
Break: Coffee and Snacks Provided
11:00AM
WorshipSara Miles - New Voice
12:00PM
Lunch Break
1:30PM
WorshipAndrew Foster Connors - New Voice
2:30PM
LectureEunjoo Mary Kim - New Voice
6:45PM
WorshipWalter Brueggemann
7:30PM
StorytellingDonald Davis - New Voice
Trinity United Methodist Church
8:45AM
WorshipMichael Curry
9:35AM
LectureMichael Curry
10:30AM
Break: Coffee and Snacks Provided
11:00AM
LectureBarbara Lundblad
12:00PM
Lunch Break
1:30PM
WorshipBarbara Lundblad
2:30PM
StorytellingDonald Davis - New Voice,
Rabbi Ben Romer - New Voice
St. Paul's Lutheran and Roman Catholic Community of Faith
8:30AM
Workshop: "The Transformational Word: Building a Sermon that Agitates"Andrew Foster Connors - New Voice
10:00AM
Break: Coffee and Snacks Provided
10:45AM
Workshop: “Our Stories Tell Us Who We Are...an experience in discovering our own stories and some ways of using them in proclamation settings”Donald Davis - New Voice
12:00PM
Lunch Break
1:30PM
Workshop: "Sharing faith digitally in the 21st century"Mary Hess - New Voice
Wednesday 05/13/2015
Central Presbyterian Church
8:45AM
WorshipLuke Powery
9:35AM
LectureWalter Brueggemann
10:30AM
Break: Coffee and Snacks Provided
11:00AM
LectureLuke Powery
12:00PM
Lunch Break
1:30PM
WorshipAnthony Bailey
2:30PM
LectureDiana Butler Bass
6:45PM
LectureJohn Philip Newell - New Voice
7:30PM
Interfaith DialogueRabbi Ben Romer - New Voice,
John Philip Newell - New Voice
Trinity United Methodist Church
8:45AM
WorshipGrace Imathiu
9:35AM
LectureRichard Ward - New Voice
10:30AM
Break: Coffee and Snacks Provided
11:00AM
LectureDiana Butler Bass
12:00PM
Lunch Break
1:30PM
WorshipAnna Carter Florence
2:30PM
LectureAnna Carter Florence
St. Paul's Lutheran and Roman Catholic Community of Faith
8:30AM
Workshop:"Intro to Narrative Lectionary"Rolf Jacobson
10:00AM
Break: Coffee and Snacks Provided
10:45AM
Workshop: "The Word in a 140-Character World: Faithful Preaching in the Digital Age"MaryAnn McKibben Dana
12:00PM
Lunch Break
1:00PM
StorytellingRabbi Ben Romer - New Voice
1:30PM
Workshop: "The Rebirthing of God: Christianity's Struggle for New Beginnings"John Philip Newell - New Voice
Thursday 05/14/2015
Central Presbyterian Church
8:45AM
Lecture: Part 1 "Preaching That Works"Adam Hamilton
9:15AM
Lecture: Part 2 "Sermons and Sermon Series from Church of the Resurrection"Adam Hamilton
9:45AM
Dialogue: Part 3 ""What Kind of Preaching will Motivate our Grandchildren?"Will Willimon,
Adam Hamilton
10:30AM
Break: Coffee and Snacks Provided
11:00AM
LectureWill Willimon
12:00PM
Lunch Break
1:30PM
WorshipBrian McLaren
2:30PM
LectureBrian McLaren
7:00PM
ConcertCarrie Newcomer - New Voice
Trinity United Methodist Church
8:45AM
WorshipCraig Barnes
9:35AM
LectureCraig Barnes
10:30AM
Break: Coffee and Snacks Provided
11:00AM
LectureYvette Flunder
12:00PM
Lunch Break
1:30PM
WorshipRichard Ward - New Voice
2:30PM
LectureDavid Lose
St. Paul's Lutheran and Roman Catholic Community of Faith
8:30AM
Workshop: "Good News from difficult places: Genesis 38, pornography, sex tourism and Jesus" with Rev. Sarah MeachamGrace Imathiu
10:00AM
Break: Coffee and Snacks Provided
10:45AM
Workshop: "Preaching the Narrative Lectionary"Rolf Jacobson
12:00PM
Lunch Break
1:30PM
Workshop:"eChurch: Creating Virtual Communities for Pastors and Congregations"Pulpit Fiction - New Voice
Friday 05/15/2015
Central Presbyterian Church
8:45AM
WorshipAnthony Bailey,
David Lose
9:35AM
LectureOtis Moss III
10:30AM
Break: Coffee and Snacks Provided
11:00AM
WorshipYvette Flunder