Keller to Deliver John Reed Miller Lectures on Preaching

Update, 11/6/2014:
Capacity for Grace Chapel for the Keller Lectures has been reached.  If you would like to come be a part of the lectures in the Overflow Room, please RSVP at by including your name and telling us how many guests are in your party.  

It is our intention to post the audio recording of the lectures to our website upon completion.  Visit our website the week of November 17 to see if they are posted.  We will also announce the posting on Facebook.

RTS Jackson is pleased to announce that Tim Keller will deliver the John Reed Miller Lectures on Preaching this fall.  The lecture series will span three days, November 11-13.  

In 1989 Tim Keller planted Redeemer Presbyterian Church in Manhattan with his wife, Kathy.  Today Redeemer serves more than five thousand regular attendees at five services throughout the city.  In 2001 Keller started Redeemer City to City which has planted over 300 churches in 45 cities.  He has written numerous books including The Reason for God, The Prodigal God, Counterfeit Gods, and Center Church, to name a few.

In addition to four lectures on preaching, there will also be discussion around Keller’s forthcoming book on prayer, Prayer: Experiencing Awe and Intimacy with God.

Tuesday, Nov 11
3:00-4:30pm What is Good Preaching?/Q&A 1
6:00-7:30pm Prayer book launch event at Lemuria

Wednesday, Nov 12
9:30-11:00am Preaching to Secular People and Secularized Believers/Q&A 2
12:00-2:00pm Lunch with Q&A on Prayer book
3:00-4:30pm   Preaching the Gospel Every Time/Q&A 3

Thursday, Nov 13
9:30-11:00am Preaching to the Heart/Q&A 4

Visitors—and especially area pastors—are welcome to join us. In order to reserve your spot, please RSVP with how many will be joining you at  Lunch will be provided on Wednesday for $10 per person.

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