Month: June 2015

Looking Forward Part II by Joe Bessler

Dr. Joe Bessler, the Robert Travis Peake Professor of Theology and Associate Dean for Faculty Development and Assessment, reflects on Looking Forward as he begins a semester long sabbatical. He also reflects on 2 Corinthians 12: 7b-10 and Mark 6: 1-6. This is part II of his reflection.

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Looking Forward Part I by Joe Bessler

Dr. Joe Bessler, the Robert Travis Peake Professor of Theology and Associate Dean for Faculty Development and Assessment, reflects on Looking Forward as he begins a semester long sabbatical. He also reflects on 2 Corinthians 12: 7b-10 and Mark 6: 1-6. This is part I of his reflection.

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It’s About More Than You by Sonja Tobey

Senior Pastor at Vinita First United Methodist Church in Vinita, Oklahoma and recent Phillips alumna, the Rev. Dr. Sonja Tobey reflects on 2 Corinthians 8: 7-15.

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Vanity of Vanities by Gary Peluso-Verdend

The Rev. Dr. Gary Peluso-Verdend, President of Phillips Theological Seminary, challenges the congregation of DMin students, to remind people from time to time that they will die. Do you remind people what makes life worth living? His reflections are based on Ecclesiastes 1:1-11.

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Stilling the Storm by Richard Ward

The Rev. Dr. Richard Ward, Fred B. Craddock Professor of Homiletics and Worship, offers his thoughts related to the texts Mark 4: 35-41 and Psalms 44 and 69 on the first day of worship for the summer 2015 DMin Fortnight.

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