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2015 Summer Pastors’ School

  Hastings College, Hastings, Nebraska

 Sunday, June 7 - Saturday, June 13

2015 Summer Pastors' School Information Packet

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2015 Summer Pastors' School Day & Evening Schedule
2015 Summer Pastors' School Brochure


The Preacher

The Rev. Dr. Jerry L. Cannon,   Bio and Picture

Senior Pastor,
C.N. Jenkins Memorial Presbyterian Church

Preaching Theme:
Good to Great - The Miracles of Jesus that Transformed lives." 
Sermons from the Gospels that show the healing power of Christ 
changing individuals and entire communities.


Guest Speakers

The Rev. Dr. Gene T. Fowler, Jr.,
       Bio & Picture
Pastor Irondequoit Presbyterian Church
Author of The Ministry of Lament: Caring for the Bereaved

Presentation Theme:
"The 21st Century Understanding of Bereavement:
It's Not What You Were Taught in Seminary"

The Rev. Amy W. Fowler,       Bio & Picture
Executive Presbyter Genesee Valley Presbytery

Presentation Theme:
"Still Better Together?  Presbyteries in the 21st Century"

The Rev. Dr. Donald K. McKim,     Bio & Picture
Author of Presbyterian Faith That Lives Today,  and Editor

Presentation Theme:
"The Once and Future Church"

The Rev. Dr. LindaJo McKim,     Bio & Picture
Author of The Presbyterian Hymnal Companion, and Editor

Presentation Theme:
"The Church and its Music"

The Rev. Carol Howard Merritt,  Bio & Picture
Author of
Reframing Hope: Vital Ministry in a New Generation

Presentation Theme:
"Church in the Making"


2015 Summer Pastors' School Schedule

         2015 Summer Pastors' School Brochure


Soul Desires Bookstore of Omaha sets up a bookstore at the Hazelrigg Student Center. Representatives bring a wide selection of books, music, and related Christian items for purchase. Browsing is encouraged. 


CD Ministry 

The CD Ministry Team tapes the faculty sessions and other events. The CD Ministry Team leader is the Rev. Larry Langer who faithfully guides the technical crew and tapes the individual sessions. Team members work together to copy and label each participant’s daily order. 


CD recordings are sold at cost with checks due and payable to the Omaha Presbyterian Seminary Foundation prior to the close of the School.  


Talent Show 

Individuals are invited to share their musical and dramatic skills during the evening of light-hearted entertainment. Please bring instruments, music, dramatic or humorous reading materials, etc. as needed to share your talent with the group. 




       "All right Gary, you done a Good Job, Good Job!
per Reverend Dr. Jerry L. Cannon
2013 School for Pastors


2015 Events
Summer Pastors' School

June 7-13, 2015

Hastings College

Hastings, NE

  Hastings Hazelrigg


2016 Events

 Winter Pastors' School
Feb. 1 - 4, 2016
Hastings College
Hastings, NE


Hastings Chapel 



Summer Pastors' School

June 5 - 11, 2016

Hastings College

Hastings, NE

  Hastings Hazelrigg