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Festival Blog

2019 Festival of Homiletics - Minneapolis

"Preaching as Moral Imagination"


Don't Miss These Two Dialogues!

The Festival is just three months away! The time is approaching quickly, and we are very excited to welcome everyone here in May, both speakers and attendees alike. While you're here, we encourage you to pay special attention to two dialogues between our speakers that will be thought-provoking and particularly meaningful. 

The first is between Barbara Brown Taylor and MaryAnn McKibben Dana on 5/20/2014 at 7:15pm at Central Lutheran Church. The second is between Eric Elnes (Darkwood Brew) with

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Musicians Profile #2: Gospel Showcase

We are blessed to welcome the following musicians here for the Festival in May to play on 5/22/2014 at 7:00pm at Central Lutheran Church: 

Darnell Davis & The Remnants

In listening to the musical styling of Darnell Davis & The Remnant it is apparent that not only are they called to spread the gospel through song, but they are chosen and anointed for this purpose. The Remnant is a Minneapolis, MN based gospel ensemble founded in 2004 by song writer, and producer Darnell Davis. The group

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Minneapolis Highlight #4 - Charities

Next up in our highlights of Minneapolis are some of the area's charities. The list below is by no means all-inclusive, but is a starting point to learning about the different charitable organizations in the Minnesota Twin Cities metro area!

Achieve Minneapolis

As the nonprofit partner of the Minneapolis Public Schools (MPS), AchieveMpls serves as a bridge between MPS and our broader community – businesses, foundations, nonprofits, government agencies and individuals – providing information

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Musicians Profile #1: National Lutheran Choir

National Lutheran ChoirWe are blessed to welcome the National Lutheran Choir here for the Festival in May. They will be performing a hymn sing on 5/19/2014 at 7:30pm at Central Lutheran Church. 

The National Lutheran Choir, under the direction of Dr. David Cherwien, seeks to strengthen, renew and preserve the Lutheran heritage of choral music through the highest standards of performance and literature.

The choir performs literature from the entire spectrum of sacred choral music, with and without instrumental

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Last Chance to Get the Early Bird Registration Discount!

The Festival of Homiletics 2014 is just over three months away! We hope you will be able to join us for this wonderful event. There is still time to take advantage of the early bird discount for registration if you register on or before February 15: 

  • $270 per person - single registrations
  • $255 per person for two or more registering together (Must be received and paid at the same time)
  • Registration includes all lectures, worships and workshops, as well as all scheduled evening events. Travel,

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