Narrative Lectionary Workdays

July 24, 2017 - July 25, 2017
Offered by Luther Seminary
St. Paul MN

Narrative Lectionary Workdays

July 24-25, 2017 Bible

Narrative Lectionary Workdays are designed for those who are using the Narrative Lectionary beginning in fall 2017 through spring 2018.

Sessions include:

  • An overview of the major themes in the 2017-2018 Narrative Lectionary readings
  • An introduction to the One-Story-Integrated approach to worship and education, unifying and integrating church life around the Narrative Lectionary
  • Insight on storytelling and teaching biblical narratives
  • Imaginative ways to preach narrative texts and connect with peoples’ lives
  • Practical resources for the Narrative Lectionary planning

Leaders both new and currently following the Narrative Lectionary are encouraged to register for this class; links to videos introducing the Narrative Lectionary and preaching narrative texts are available at

Tuition: $100

Contact Hours: 9

Class Times:

Monday, 1-4 p.m.
Tuesday, 9 a.m. 4 p.m.

Seminar Leaders:

  • Karl Jacobson, Teaching Pastor, Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, Minneapolis, Minn.
  • Rolf Jacobson, Professor of Old Testament and The Alvin N. Rogness Chair of Scripture, Theology and Ministry, Luther Seminary
  • Heather Roth Johnson, Pastoral Intern and Director of Children & Family Ministry, Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, Minneapolis, Minn.
  • Mary Pechauer, Interim Senior Pastor, First Lutheran Church, Columbia Heights, Minn.
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