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Festival of Preaching

Festival of Preaching
Thursday, February 16, 2023 at 1:00 PM to Friday, February 17, 2023 at 1:00 PM Central Standard Time

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St Mark's UMC
400 Grants Ferry Road
Brandon, MS 39047

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Trey Harper

Preaching Festival

St. Mark’s United Methodist Church Brandon, MS

“Keep Your Lamps Trimmed and Burning”

Matthew 25:1-13

Keynote Speaker: Rev. Dr. Jody Hill

The Rev. Dr. Jody Hill became the ninth President of Memphis Theological Seminary on January 1, 2020. Hill grew up in the Mt. Zion Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Falkner, Mississippi. 

Dr. Hill is a graduate of the University of Mississippi (B.S.), Memphis Theological Seminary (M.Div.) and New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (D.Min.). He served as a member of the Board of Trustees for MTS from 2008 to 2014, and two terms as Moderator of the Board. In his prior position, Dr. Hill was the Vice President for Community Relations at Blue Mountain College in Mississippi. He has served full-time and bi-vocational pastorates in both the Cumberland Presbyterian Church and the Presbyterian Church (USA). He is the New York Times bestselling author of 38: The Chucky Mullins Effect. Jody and his wife, Monya, have two sons, Noah and Luke. Dr. Hill is a much lauded preacher and speaker throughout the United States.
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