Hone Your Homiletical Gifts

The ACTS Doctor of Ministry in Preaching Program combines class work in Chicago over three consecutive summers and projects conducted in the context of one’s local ministry.


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Your education extends beyond the classroom into your ministry context, focusing concretely o­n your unique learning goals and the needs of the people you serve.


You will collaborate with members of your ministry to develop competence in the area of ministry rated as o­ne of the most important pastoral responsibilities, preaching.


Through this program you will improve your understanding of and skills in preaching, discover your own pulpit hermeneutic, and nurture your preaching voice.

Ecumenism at its Finest

Six diverse theological seminaries jointly sponsor the program.

Bexley Seabury
Chicago Theological Seminary
Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary
Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago
McCormick Theological Seminary
North Park Theological Seminary

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