The Gardner C. Taylor Distinguished Preaching Series
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 1:00 PM - Friday, May 2, 2014 at 9:00 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
2014 theme: "Gardner C. Taylor: Classical Preaching In a New Generation"
The Gardner C. Taylor Distinguished Preaching Series, founded in 2001 by J. Douglas Wiley Taylor in New Orleans, Louisiana, is designed to allow its attendees to listen to and learn from the greatest preachers and teachers of preaching in our time in honor of the "greatest preacher in the English-speaking world" Dr. Gardner Calvin Taylor.
The 2014 series will be held May 1 - 2 at Christian Theological Seminary in Indianapolis, Indiana. The speakers are Rev. Dr. Martha Simmons and Rev. Dr. E. Dewey Smith. Read more about each speaker on the Academy of Preaching and Celebration website.
When & Where
Academy of Preaching and Celebration at Christian Theological Seminary
The Academy of Preaching and Celebration exists to generate excellence in preaching and worship by exploring the genius of the African-American tradition to transform the church and world through deepened faith and biblical practice. It is led by reknowned preacher and teacher, Frank A. Thomas.
In addition, the Academy provides help for preachers and clergy families in finding the balance between family life and ministry in order to support the effectiveness of preachers in their ministry work by also supporting their families.
The Academy of Preaching and Celebration is one of five programs of the Center for Pastoral Excellence at Christian Theological Seminary and is funded by a grant from the Lilly Endowment Inc. To learn more, visit our website.