FEATURED SPEAKER: DR. BRYAN CHAPELL, Ph.D
Dr. Bryan Chapell is Senior Pastor of the historic Grace Presbyterian Church in Peoria, IL and President Emeritus of Covenant Theological Seminary in St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. Chapell is an internationally renowned preacher, teacher, and speaker, and the author of many books, including Each for the Other, Holiness by Grace, Praying Backwards, The Gospel According to Daniel, The Hardest Sermons You’ll Ever Have to Preach, and Christ-Centered Preaching, a preaching textbook now in multiple editions and many languages that has established him as one of this generation’s foremost teachers of homiletics.
He and his wife, Kathy, have four adult children, a growing number of grandchildren, and lives rich with friends, fishing and faith.
A. A. PEDERSEN
Rev. A. A. Pedersen was president of Lutheran Brethren Seminary from 1950 to 1955. As part of the faculty at LBS he inspired students with his ability to summarize complex biblical points. As a preacher he captivated congregants with his storytelling and faithful presentation of the Gospel.
HISTORY OF A. A. PEDERSEN LECTURESHIP
Since 1991, Lutheran Brethren Seminary has sponsored an annual lectureship in preaching named in honor of a A. A. Pedersen. Each year this lectureship brings one of America’s ablest preachers to our campus.