On Oct. 1-3, pastors and lay leaders assembled at Luther Seminary for the Celebration of Biblical Preaching. This year's theme, Preaching the Story, explored how to best preach the old, old story for a new day and age. Speakers talked about the challenge of preaching the good news with courage, creativity and confidence.
Michael Curry, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina, based in Raleigh, N.C.
Rolf Jacobson, Associate Professor of Old Testament, Luther Seminary
Tony Jones, Theologian-in-Residence, Solomon's Porch, Minneapolis
Barbara Lundblad, Joe R. Engle Professor of Preaching, Union Theological Seminary, New York
Lauren Winner, Assistant Professor of Christian Spirituality, Duke Divinity School, Durham, N.C.
Watch videos of speaker presentations at: www.luthersem.edu/celebration.