Monday, March 03, 2014

Preaching with Power begins Sunday!

 Celebrating thirty two years in 2014, The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia's Urban Theological Institute through Preaching with Power has invited outstanding African American preachers to Philadelphia for a week each March to celebrate the finest in African American preaching through the Preaching with Power series.

Preaching with Power is hosted both on the seminary campus and in congregations throughout the community. Host congregations include those of the American Baptist Churches, the United Methodist Church, the Church of God in Christ, the African Methodist Episcopal Church and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.

All events are free and open to the public. Offering proceeds benefit the Rev. Dr. Joseph Q. Jackson Endowed Scholarship Fund, which provides scholarship support to students who study in the seminary's Urban Theological Institute.

This year's Preaching with Power line up:

Click the name of the preacher/lecturer to view their biography and for venue details.

Sunday, March 9, 2014, 4:00 pm
African American Sacred Music Concert
Reformation Lutheran Church
1215 East Vernon Road, Philadelphia, PA 19150

Monday, March 10, 2014, 7:00 pm
The Rev. Dr. Jerry M. Carter, Jr.
Mt. Zion Baptist Church of Germantown
41 West Rittenhouse Street, Philadelphia, PA 19144

Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 11:15 am
Dr. Cain Hope Felder
Lecture: The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia
Benbow Hall, The Brossman Center,
7301 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia PA 19119

Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 7:00 pm
Dr. Alvin O’Neal Jackson
Harold O. Davis Memorial Church
4500 North 10th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140

Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 11:15 am
Bishop Audrey Bronson
The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia
Schaeffer-Ashmead Chapel
7301 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia PA 19119

Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 6:30 pm
The Rev. Dr. Joseph A. Conner, Sr.
Mt. Airy Church of God in Christ
6401 Ogontz Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19150

Thursday, March 13, 2014, 7:00 pm
The Rev. Dr. Margaret Elaine M. Flake
Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church
419 South 6th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147

Unable to Attend?
Contributions to the J. Q. Jackson Scholarship Fund can be made at any time. Make checks payable to LTSP — The Joseph Q. Jackson Endowed Scholarship Fund and send to: The LTSP Foundation, 7301 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19119, or you can give online.

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