Speakers and Musicians

27th Festival of Homiletics - 2019 Minneapolis

"Preaching as Moral Imagination"


Scott Simmons - Liturgist

Mission Developer of Lydia's Place, St. Paul, MN and Assistant Pastor at St. James Lutheran Church, Burnsville, MN

Lydia's Place is a new ELCA ministry grounded in Word and Sacrament and a collaborative co-working space grounded in gift and community. It's mission developer is Pastor Scott Simmons. The church doesn't have a mission... God's mission has a church. And Lydia's Place is here to participate in the ongoing creative and redemptive work God is already doing.

Sessions for Festival of Homiletics 2019