Pause and Reflect

To set the tone for the 2024 Festival of Homiletics’ theme of sustaining and nurturing the preaching life, we’ll offer various “Pause and Reflect” sessions for in-person participants throughout the Festival. These are practices or concepts you can take back into your context to nurture your spiritual life where you are. Look for:   Taizé Prayer […]

2024 Festival Sponsors and Vendors

Who makes this time of renewal and empowerment available to preachers? We are so grateful for the Festival sponsors invested in gathering preachers and leaders together for the sustaining and nurturing mission of the Festival of Homiletics.  In addition to our sponsors, you’ll also want to know the vendors with services specifically for you, preacher.   […]

Pittsburgh: Nurturing and Sustaining

The location for the 2024 Festival of Homiletics—Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania—sets the stage for themes of sustainability and resilience. Pittsburgh has come a long way from the days when the steel industry dominated, and has reinvented itself in several directions.  Nobody misses the thick pollution of those bygone days, but signs of the past linger amidst today’s […]

Festival of Homiletics 2024!

participants worshiping at the Festival of Homiletics 2023 in Minneapolis, MN

* Registration will open in November 2023. * Speakers include Willie Jennings, Emilie Townes, Thema Bryant, Allan Boesak, Anna Carter Florence, Amy Butler and many others.