Celebration of Biblical Preaching:
Preaching as Divine and Human Drama
Oct. 6-8, 2014
Anna Carter Florence
Peter Marshall Associate Professor of Preaching, Columbia Theological Seminary
Lead Pastor, Community United Methodist Church, Naperville, Ill.
A native of Kenya, Grace Imathiu is an ordained elder in the Methodist Church in Kenya. Imathiu was educated in Kenya, the United States, Israel and England. As a preacher and Bible study teacher, Imathiu is in constant demand worldwide. She is especially a favorite among the youth and has been a preacher at the International Christian Youth Conference and the National Christian Youth Conference. Additionally, Imathiu has led Bible studies and been a guest preacher at many conferences in the United Methodist Connection. She is author of “Words of Fire” and “Spirit of Grace,” a collection of sermons.
Provost, Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary of Lenoir-Rhyne University
Nettie Sweeney and Hugh Th. Miller Professor ofHomiletics, Christian Theological Seminary
Hollywood Film Producer