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Hope Rising: Preaching Luke
December 2, 2015 – 9:34 am | 3 Comments
Hope Rising: Preaching Luke

David Schmitt on preaching Luke from Advent to Easter in Year C. Need we say more?

Proper 28 • Hebrews 10:11–25 • November 15, 2015
November 3, 2015 – 9:00 am | No Comment

By David Schmitt
Textual Notes
This reading captures a moment in Hebrews when the author moves from proclamation to exhortation.
10:11‒18: These verses capture the close of the writer’s proclamation of the work of Jesus. Jesus is the …

SAVE THE DATE! Faith Walk – October 3-5, 2015
August 11, 2015 – 2:13 pm | No Comment
SAVE THE DATE! Faith Walk – October 3-5, 2015

A new retreat experience at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. This year’s theme: “In Awesome Wonder: Experiencing the Arts in Christian Perspective.”

Days of Theological Reflection to focus on digital age – May 5-6, 2015
March 13, 2015 – 9:36 am | No Comment
Days of Theological Reflection to focus on digital age – May 5-6, 2015

Tom Boomershine and Matt Peeples, among others, will discuss the impact of technology on exegesis and preaching.

Preaching Mark (Part 1)
January 15, 2015 – 9:45 am | 8 Comments

Back by popular demand, this Preacher’s Roundtable led by David Schmitt discusses preaching Mark in year B of the three-year lectionary. Part 1 (of 2) looks at preaching Mark from Advent through Easter.

Epiphany 3 • 1 Corinthians 7:29–31 (32–35) • January 25, 2015
January 13, 2015 – 10:30 am | No Comment

By David Schmitt
At the Museum of Contemporary Religious Art, there is an installation called Cup by Thomas Skomski. It’s basically a shelf extending out of the wall with a cup at the very end. The shelf is about …

Proper 13 • Isaiah 55:1–5 • August 3, 2014
July 22, 2014 – 10:00 am | One Comment

By David Schmitt
In 1538, the Dance of Death made its way into the Bible.
In their printing of the Old Testament, the Treschel Brothers included Life after the Fall, a woodcut by Hans Holbein. In his woodcut, Holbein pictured …

“God’s Greater Story”: A Romans sermon series by David Schmitt
May 26, 2014 – 9:30 am | 3 Comments
“God’s Greater Story”: A Romans sermon series by David Schmitt

Just in time for the upcoming series of readings from Romans in the lectionary.

Telling God’s Story
May 23, 2014 – 9:00 am | No Comment

David Schmitt’s opening plenary at the 2013 Theological Symposium.

Preaching Matthew (Part 2)
May 19, 2014 – 9:36 am | One Comment

David Schmitt, Jeff Gibbs, and Ron Rall discuss preaching Matthew. Part two of two.