UPCOMING EVENTS

Tuesday
Jul282015

CPL WEBINAR: PREACHING IN ADVENT

OCTOBER 8, 2015 | 3:00 - 4:00pm (CENTRAL TIME)
REV. JON MIDDENDORF
Jon Middendorf has been Senior Pastor at OKC First Church of the Nazarene since August of 2007. Prior to that, Jon served on the OKC First staff as Youth Pastor, Sr. Associate and Pastor of Student Ministries. Jon also teaches theology in the religion department at Southern Nazarene University. He is an accomplished and in-demand speaker and author, and most recently served the General Church of the Nazarene as the Consultant and Coordinator of Big Picture Youth Ministry Training - a ministry designed to train and encourage both professional and volunteer youth workers.     

WEBINAR DESCRIPTION:  This webinar will focus on the use of the lectionary texts for Advent 2015 along with preaching and media strategies to enhance the congregation’s participation in this sacred season.

Click here to register.


Monday
Jul272015

HYMN SING

SEPTEMBER 18, 2015 | 7:00pm (CENTRAL TIME)
On Friday, Sept 18 at 7:00pm, NTS, together with KC First Church, will host a “Hymn Sing.”  Music will be led by Keith Schwanz and Lyndell Leatherman.  This will be an incredible opportunity to worship together, tour the Seminary with President Sunberg, and discuss the meaning and history of hymns.  Light refreshments will be served.  Please join us…all are welcome!  


Sunday
Jul262015

70th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION & ALUMNI REUNION DINNER

SEPTEMBER 29, 2015  |  5:30pm  |  KC FIRST CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE

Please join us on Sept 29 as we celebrate 70 years of preparing Kingdom Leaders. We will also honor our alumni as they celebrate reunions and fellowship together. Click here to learn more and reserve your ticket TODAY! 

 

 

Thursday
Jun252015

ANNUAL PREACHERS CONFERENCE: LOCAL FLAVOR: PREACHING IN CONTEXT

SEPTEMBER 29-30, 2015

This year’s conference will feature pastors from a variety of ministry settings, preaching as they would in their own local context.  Click here for a list of preachers and registration information.

 

 

Thursday
Jun252015

EARLE LECTURES ON OLD TESTAMENT

NOVEMBER 16-17, 2015

DR. WALTER MOBERLY
Professor
Durham University

There will be 3 lectures total; 2 of which will be held at 12:05pm on both Monday and Tuesday.  Timing of the 3rd TBD.  

Walter Moberly is an ordained Anglican minister, and is Professor of Theology and Biblical Interpretation at Durham University, England, where he has been teaching since 1985.  He is married to Jenny, and is the father of John-Paul and Rachel.  He loves the countryside, tea shops, supports Sunderland football club, and enjoys a good historical novel.

His academic writing explores the responsible understanding and use of the Bible, especially the Old Testament, as Christian Scripture in the contemporary world.  His two most recent books, Old Testament Theology: Reading the Hebrew Bible as Christian Scripture (2013) and The Theology of the Book of Genesis (2009), focus specifically on the Old Testament, while his two previous books, Prophecy and Discernment (2006) andThe Bible, Theology, and Faith (2000) look at Old and New Testament together within the context of Christian theology and spirituality.

This lecture series is free and open to the public.  CEUs available (attendance and participation requirements may appy).  For more information, contact the Dean’s Office at 800.831.3011, ext. 5412.