Five Ways to Make the Festival of Homiletics Greener

nature scene

In light of the headlines, the changing weather patterns and signs that our earth is in distress, you may ask: What can a preacher do to tackle the problem of climate change? First and foremost, we do not need to take on this challenge alone. Environmental organizations, faith groups, communities within schools, businesses and cities […]

Advent 3A: Strength for the Journey

Photo by Biegun Wschodni: Blooming saffrons in the mountains

When wintertime is hard on bodies, we reflect on the strength in Isaiah, which imagines wilderness being transformed from death and dryness to blossoms and abundance.

Advent 1A: Pilgrims Walk in the Light

Pilgrim walking up hill.

The prophet Isaiah imagined people from all nations coming to the holy mountain of the God of Jacob. What does it mean to walk in the light of the Lord today?

Register for 2020 Festival

Registration is open for #Homiletics2020! Join us May 18-22 in Atlanta on the theme “Preaching a New Earth: Climate and Creation.” Register today for early-bird deals!