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Articles by Jeffrey Oschwald

Symposium Sneak Peek #3: Jeff Oschwald
September 15, 2014 – 9:35 am | No Comment
Symposium Sneak Peek #3: Jeff Oschwald

The third of four sneak peeks into the main plenary presentations for the 2014 Theological Symposium (September 23-24).

Easter 3 • Acts 2:14a, 36–41 • May 4, 2014
April 25, 2014 – 8:00 am | No Comment

By Jeffrey A. Oschwald
Dear preacher, please restore this text to the Easter season! For many hearers this text will seem a “stealing of Pentecost’s thunder” rather than a proclamation of Easter’s good news. There is no better …

Resurrection and Certification
April 12, 2013 – 7:11 am | 2 Comments
Resurrection and Certification

Opening devotion for the meeting where the faculty votes to certify men to serve as pastors.

Lent 5 • Philippians 3:(4b–7) 8–14 • March 17, 2013
March 5, 2013 – 7:00 am | One Comment

By Jeffrey A. Oschwald
Paul’s “putting out of mind the course already covered and straining toward the goal that lies ahead” (Phil 3:13), warns today’s preacher not to forget that the race is not over. Philippians …

Palm Sunday • Zechariah 9:9–12 • April 1, 2012
February 19, 2012 – 7:00 am | One Comment

By Jeffrey A. Oschwald
I began this assignment thinking, “Zechariah 9:9–12 is such a beautiful passage, but who would ever preach on it?” Palm/Passion Sunday already presents the preacher with more Gospels than one Sunday can …

Holy Trinity • Matthew 28:16–20 • June 19, 2011
May 2, 2011 – 2:24 pm | No Comment

By Jeffrey A. Oschwald
Trinity Sunday is “the celebration of the richness of the being of God . . . the occasion of a thankful review of the now completed mystery of salvation, which is the work …