What's a Preacher to Do?

In response to Covid-19, the Perkins Center for Preaching Excellence is producing a series of brief videos: "What's a Preacher to Do?

In each short video Dr. O. Wesley Allen and Dr. Alyce McKenzie interview scholars with different specialties to talk about preaching during the Coronavirus crisis. They ask one question:

What is a key insight from your area of expertise that would be helpful to preachers in preparing sermons in these difficult times?

Episode 1

The first episode features Dr. Maria Dixon Hall, Associate Professor and Director of Mustang Consulting, Altshuler Distinguished Teaching Professor of Corporate Communication and Public Affairs, Senior Advisor to the Provost at Southern Methodist University. 

 

Episode 2

This episode features Dr. Charles M. Wood, Lehman Professor Emeritus of Christian Doctrine, Perkins School of Theology at SMU.

Episode 3

This episode features the Reverend Dr. Jeanne Stevenson-Moessner, Professor of Pastoral Care and Pastoral Theology, Perkins School of Theology at SMU.

Episode 4

This episode features Dr. Owen Hanley Lynch, Associate Professor and Director of Honors Program and SMU-in-London Internships, Altshuler Distinguished Teaching Professor of Corporate Communication and Public Affairs at SMU.

Episode 5

This episode features  Dr. Ted A. Campbell, Professor of Church History, Perkins School of Theology at SMU. 

Episode 6

This episode features Dr. Rebekah Miles, Professor of Ethics and Practical Theology, Perkins School of Theology at SMU.

Episode 7

This episode features Dr. Robin Lovin, Cary M. Maguire University Professor Emeritus of Ethics, Perkins School of Theology at SMU.

Episode 8

This episode features Dr. Tamara Lewis, Assistant Professor of the History of Christianity Perkins School of Theology at SMU.

Episode 9

This episode features Dr. Carrie La Ferle, Marriott Endowed Professor of Ethics and Culture, the Temerlin Advertising Institute at SMU.

Episode 10

This episode features Dr. James Kang Hoon Lee, Associate Professor of the History of Early Christianity and Director of Doctor of Ministry Program, Perkins School of Theology at SMU. 

 

Other Resources:

CRISIS LEADERSHIP, CHRISTIAN LEADERSHIP AND THE CORONAVIRUS EPIDEMIC

https://careynieuwhof.com/crisis-leadership-christian-leadership-and-the-corona-virus-epidemic/

What can we preach in moments of crisis?

https://www.psephizo.com/preaching-2/what-can-we-preach-in-moments-of-crisis/

5 biblical principles when facing a crisis.

https://pastors.com/5-biblical-principles-when-facing-a-devastating-crisis/