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  • 2022 Grider-Winget Lectures in Theology

    3 videos

    Dr. Jennings was born and raised in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Dr. Jennings received his B.A. in Religion and Theological Studies from Calvin College (1984), his M.Div. (Master of Divinity degree) from Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena California, and his Ph.D. degree from Duke University. Dr....

  • Fresh Expressions

    3 videos

    Fresh Expressions highlights the ways the Church expresses itself in the world in new ways for a new generation.

  • 2021 Mercer Lectures on Christian Holiness

    3 videos

    Dr. Sondra Wheeler delivered the Mercer Lectures on the Doctrine of Holiness on November 2, 2021. Download the transcripts here: https://bit.ly/30GU0pl

  • Wynkoop Center for Women in Leadership

    10 videos

    The Wynkoop Center for Women in Leadership exists to create space to imagine together the possibilities of women’s contributions, along with creative and innovative participation in the future of the church of Jesus Christ. The Center does this by providing opportunities, assistance, and resource...

  • 2021 Hugh. C. Benner Preachers Conference

    7 videos

    The 2021 Hugh C. Benner Preachers Conference was held Sept. 28-29, 2021 on the campus of Nazarene Theological Seminary with the theme Beauty Will Save the World: Preaching That Restores.

    Keynote addresses were provided by Pastor Brian Zahnd with sermons offered by a variety of gifted preachers. ...

  • 2021 Tom Nees Lectures on Social Justice

    5 videos

    NTS hosted the 2021 Tom Nees Lectures on Social Justice in a virtual format under the title Reimagining Community: Race and the White Church.

    Dr. Robert Jones, CEO and founder of Public Religion Research Institute (PRRI) and the author of White Too Long: The Legacy of White Supremacy in American...

  • Encountering the God of Love

    14 videos

    This collection includes interviews and chapter highlights with the authors of Encountering the God of Love: Portraits From the Old Testament. It also includes a roundtable discussion of pastors discussing how the themes and content of this book can help congregations engage the Old Testament in ...

  • Wesley Conference 2021

    6 videos

    Plenary sessions from Northwest Nazarene University's 2021 virtual Wesley Center Conference entitled The Economics of Vocational Ministry: Living at the Crossroads of Affordability and Calling.

  • Living the Way of Jesus: A Lenten Journey

    8 videos

    The NTS Spring 2021 Pastor in Residence, Rev. Michaele LaVigne, offers this video series for the NTS community during the season of Lent. The series includes reflections on the lectionary Gospel texts from Year B and guided spiritual practices. The series runs from Ash Wednesday to Holy Saturday ...

  • Pandemic Resources

    11 videos

    These curated resources are designed to assist pastors and churches as they grapple with ministry realities during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • 2020 Hugh C. Benner Preachers Conference

    4 videos

    NTS hosted the 2020 Preachers Conference as a virtual event called Preaching Through Crisis: A Virtual Retreat. Brian Zahnd, author and pastor of Word of Life Church in St. Joseph, Missouri served as the keynote speaker.

  • The Summer Learning Series

    6 videos

    The Foundry Publishing and the NTS Center for Pastoral Leadership have teamed up to offer a series of engaging videos designed to inspire and equip ministry leaders for the summer 2020 season.

  • What's On Your Bookshelf?

    16 videos

  • 2019 Hugh C. Benner Preachers Conference

    8 videos

    NTS hosted the 2019 Preachers Conference on September 24-25, 2019. The keynote speaker was Dr. Michael Pasquarello, Director of the Robert Smith Jr. Preaching Institute at Beeson Divinity School.

  • Let's Talk About: Financial Literacy

    2 seasons

    Let's Talk About is a series produced by Nazarene Theological Seminary and the NTS Center for Pastoral Leadership. It is offered in an effort to help resource the church for vital ministry. Let’s Talk About: Financial Literacy features Dr. Jesse Middendorf and Dr. Bill Kirkemo.

    Let's Talk Abou...

  • 2016 USA/Canada Theology Conference

    11 videos

    In September 2016, Nazarene pastors, scholars, and students from across the United States and Canada gathered in Kansas City, Missouri, at Nazarene Theological Seminary for a three-day USA/Canada Theology Conference. The conference’s theme was “The Pilgrim People of God Living in Exile" and was s...

  • Lectionary to Go

    3 seasons

    Dr. Roger Hahn reflects on lectionary readings for study and preaching.

  • 2018 Hugh C. Benner Preachers Conference

    6 videos

  • Thinking Out Loud

    42 videos

    General Superintendent Emeritus of the Church of the Nazarene and Executive Director of the NTS Center for Pastoral Leadership Dr. Jesse Middendorf reflects on the pressing issues facing the theology and practice of pastoral ministry.

  • Ecclesiology and Leadership

    30 videos

  • Critical Issues

    65 videos

  • Preaching
    48 videos

    Preaching

    48 videos

  • Worship
    18 videos

    Worship

    18 videos

  • Spiritual Formation

    27 videos

  • Administration and Finances

    18 videos

  • Pastoral Ministry and Care

    49 videos

  • Bible and Theology

    55 videos

  • Entrepreneurship

    1 video

  • Youth and Children Ministry

    11 videos

  • Evangelism and Mission

    26 videos

  • 2014 Hugh C. Benner Preachers Conference

    8 videos — 1 extra

  • 2015 Hugh C. Benner Preachers Conference

    7 videos

    The theme for this years preacher's conference is Local Flavor: Preaching in Context. Featuring Daron Brown, Brent Hofen, Mondragons, Althea Taylor, Shawna Gaines, Albert Hung and Phil Stout

  • 2017 Hugh C. Benner Preachers Conference

    6 videos