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2019 Festival of Homiletics - Minneapolis

"Preaching as Moral Imagination"

 

Events


Faith to Save the Planet

 

If you're in town early for the Festival, head over to Hennepin Avenue United Methodist Church on May 12 at 7 p.m. for "Faith to Save the Planet: An Evening with Brian McLaren." Free general admission tickets are at https://hennepinmclaren.eventbrite.com

This free evening event will inspire attendees to respond to climate change from a faith perspective. Heralded by the New York Times as “Provocative and powerful,” McLaren is a passionate advocate for “a new kind of Christianity”

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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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