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Festival Blog

2019 Festival of Homiletics - Minneapolis

"Preaching as Moral Imagination"


2014 Festival Bulletins, Handouts and Recordings

Download the bulletins and handouts from the 2014 Festival of Homiletics:

2014 Festival of Homiletics bulletin (May 19, 2014)Worship service bulletins:

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A Visual Feast: Festival 2013

The Tokens radio program with Lee C. CampThe Festival continued with a jam-packed Thursday, featuring worship and lectures in two venues: Christ Church Cathedral and First Baptist Nashville. The day ended with an evening of song, stories and humor provided by The Tokens, a radio program recorded at First Baptist.

Following are photos from throughout the week, presented as a slideshow:

Find individual photos for download or sharing on Flickr


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Wednesday Wrap-up

Sherry Cothran Woolsey leads worship at Downtown Presbyterian Church, NashvilleWednesday's program for the 2013 Festival of Homiletics featured sermons by M. Craig Barnes, Will Willimon, Michael Curry, Anna Carter Florence.

Michael Curry, Otis Moss III, Anna Carter Florence, and Craig Barnes shared lectures.

Find photos on Flickr.

Here are a few tweets from the day's proceedings:

You can also find a podcast summary by Robb McCoy and Eric Fistler, Festival participants, at http://www.pulpitfiction.us/2/post/2013/05/special-festival-of-homiletics-day-2.html

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Preaching Tip: Barbara Lundblad's Image Sermons for Advent

Barbara Lundblad lecturing Tuesday, May 14Barbara Lundblad's Tuesday lecture, "The Word Isaiah Saw: Anticipating Advent," served up practical tips on how to preach image sermons on the Isaiah lectionary readings this Advent.

Lundblad focused on the Revised Common Lectionary Year A readings from Isaiah for the four Sundays in Advent.

She explained that image sermons rely on taking a single image/metaphor and incorporating it into the worship space in a way that is appropriate for the preacher's context.

For some, that means bringing a tangible

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Tuesday Roundup

Participants respond to Lillian Daniel's preaching at First Baptist Nashville during the Festival of Homiletics 2013.Tuesday's lineup was stellar, with events happening at both First Baptist Nashville and Downtown Presbyterian Church. At right, participants respond to Lillian Daniel's preaching.

Find more photos from the day on Flickr.

Here's a sampling of some of the tweets from the day's action:

You can also find a podcast summary by Robb McCoy and Eric Fistler, Festival participants, at http://www.pulpitfiction.us/2/post/2013/05/special-festival-of-homiletics-day-1.html

Don't forget to join the conversation

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