Category Archives: Preaching

A Visit With the 2019 LBS Graduates



In this podcast, Dr. Pribbenow and Dr. Berge sit down with the seven 2019 LBS graduates to discuss their experiences and ministry preparation at Lutheran Brethren Seminary.

 

Note: the volume of individual speakers may be low. The listener may need to adjust the volume on their device accordingly.


Embracing the CLB Identity for Mission (Pt 3)



In this third and final part of Dr. Boe’s 2019 J-Term presentations, he helps us consider what from our denomination’s history needs to be recaptured and allowed to inform our current and future ministry as a church family.

 

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2018 A. A. Pedersen Lectureship – Session 4



Session 4: Dialogical Preaching

This session will examine in greater detail the contemporary trend of dialogical preaching. Pastors will consider the theology that guides this style of preaching and then examine a wide variety of ways in which dialogical preaching can foster a more vibrant ministry of the word in a congregation.


2018 A. A. Pedersen Lectureship – Session 3



Session 3: Transformational Preaching — Narrative

This session will examine in greater detail the contemporary trend of narrative preaching. We will consider the development of a storied sermon moving from the art of reading the stories of Scripture to the art of preaching them.


2018 A. A. Pedersen Lectureship – Session 1



Session 1: An Overview of Recent Trends in Preaching

This session will offer an overview of the varied practices of contemporary preaching: confessional preaching; kerygmatic preaching; transformational preaching; and dialogical preaching. Using a sample text, preachers will see what a sermon would look like in each of four different types of preaching and consider both the values and the challenges each type poses for the preacher.


The Five Foot Shelf: Preaching Resources



This is the first podcast in a periodic series we’re calling the “five foot shelf” series. In this episode we consider foundational book resources that every pastor/preacher should have on his (five-foot) shelf of resources. Dr. Pribbenow and Dr. Berge consider resources for the beginner, novice, and (still in need of a refresh) seasoned preacher.

Books cited in this episode:

LAY LEVEL:
Edward O. Grimenstein, A Lutheran Primer for Preaching (St. Louis: Concordia, 2015)

NOVICE/BEGINNER:
Bryan Chapell, Christ-Centered Preaching (Grand Rapids: Baker, 2005)
Timothy Keller, Preaching (New York: Penguin Books,2016)
Haddon Robinson, Biblical Preaching (Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2014)

REFRESHER/ADVANCED:
Jacob A. O. Preus, Just Words (St. Louis: Concordia, 2000)
Eugene Lowry, The Sermon (Nashville: Abingdon, 1997)
Francis Rossow, Preaching the Creative Gospel Creatively (St. Louis: Concordia, 1983)
Buttrick, Homiletic Moves and Structures (Minneapolis: Fortress, 1987)


Sharpening (and Using) the Original Languages in Ministry



There may be few topics that strike equal amounts of excitement in NEW seminary students, and guilt in GRADUATED seminary students, than the use of the Bible’s original languages, In this episode of EWRW, Dr. Pribbenow and Dr. Berge explain why knowing and using the original languages is important, and offer some practical suggestions on how to maintain and grow your use of them for preaching and teaching.

SHOW NOTES:
www.dailydoseofhebrew.com
www.dailydoseofgreek.com
Grk NT Reader’s Bible: https://www.amazon.com/Readers-Greek-New-Testament-Third/dp/0310516803/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1531422618&sr=8-1&keywords=readers+new+testament+greek

Heb Reader’s Bible: https://www.amazon.com/Readers-Hebrew-Bible-Philip-Brown/dp/0310269741/ref=sr_1_2?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1531422681&sr=1-2&keywords=readers+old+testament+hebrew

www.logos.com
www.accordancebible.com