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Preach It! is a preaching festival highlighting student preachers from the Graduate Theological Union. Six categories will feature six preachers each, culminating in a preach off from the best in each categories. Preachers will be assessed by panels of homiletic professors and pastors.
Students interested in entering the festival must submit an entry form and fee of $10 each. The festival is first-come, first-served, and open to any GTU student. Preachers will be given 10 minutes to preach, will receive feedback from their panel, and have the opportunity to attend a small-group preaching workshop from their panel members.
The public is invited to come to the festival and listen to the enthusiastic student preachers.
6 Preaching Categories:
Choose a scripture or text:
- John 3:16
- Micah 6:8
- Text from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: “Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that."
Choose a group with a specific theme:
- English as a Second Language: Joy
- Charismatic: Forgiveness
- First-time & Novice: Compassion