THE FALL PREACHING CONVOCATION

Fall Preaching Convocation is a two-day emphasis featuring nationally (and internationally) recognized professors and/or preachers in preaching, lecturing, and dialogue.

  • The 2008 Fall Preaching Convocation was presented by: Dr. Thomas Long.
  • The 2009 Fall Preaching Convocation was presented by: Dr. Haddon Robinson.
  • The 2010 Fall Preaching Convocation was presented by: Dr. William Willimon.
  • The 2011 Fall Preaching Convocation was presented by: Dr. Joel C. Gregory
  • The 2012 Fall Preaching Convocation will be presented by: Dr. Craig Barnes

*Recordings of previous presenters are available in The Fall Preaching Convocation Media Library.


THE WINTER PASTORS' SCHOOL

The Winter Pastors' School is an annual three-day event featuring nationally and internationally recognized professors and/or preachers in preaching, lecturing, and dialogue combined with a variety of breakout sessions focused on preaching, worship, and pastoral ministry, led by leaders in the field.

Previous presenters include:

  • Dr. Calvin Miller (2008)
  • Dr. Dallas Willard (2009)
  • Dr. Walter Brueggemann (2010)
  • Dr. Richard B. Hays (2011)
  • Dr. Terence Fretheim (2012)

*Recordings of previous presenters are available in The Winter Pastors School Media Library.


Seminars and Workshops

One-week seminars are offered in January and the summer.
Two and three day workshops are also offered periodically.
In these workshops, Truett faculty and renowned experts in the field focus on topics such as:

  • Imaginative Reading for Creative Preaching
  • Preaching from... (the focus will fall on a particular type of Biblical literature)
  • "From Text to Sermon" - interpretation and preaching workshops
  • Preaching and Worship
  • Pastoral/Prophetic/Evangelistic/Narrative Preaching