Faculty Speaker's Bureau

childs jim The Rev. James M. Childs Jr.
B.A., M.Div., S.T.M., Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus of Theology and Ethics
  • Theology and Human Sexuality
  • Faith and Ethics in the Workplace
  • The Trinity Today
  • Beatitudes and the Christian Life
dahill lisa The Rev. Lisa E. Dahill
B.A., M. Div., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Worship and Christian Spirituality
  • Theology and Spirituality of Dietrich Bonhoeffer
  • Lutheran Spirituality
  • Practices of Contemplative Prayer
  • Worship and the Arts
hutton rodney The Rev. Rodney R. Hutton
B.A., M.Div., Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus of Old Testament
  • Islam, Introduction
  • Christian/Muslim Relationships
  • Abraham, Jesus, etc. in the Qur’an
  • Biblical Themes: Evil, Satan, Creation, Theodicy, Old Testament Theology
  • Biblical Books: Genesis, Jeremiah, Prophetic Literature, Jonah
langknecht hank The Rev. Henry J. Langknecht
B.Mus., M.Div., Th.D.
Haman-Pfahler Professor of Christian Communications, Associate Professor of Homiletics and Christian Communications
  • Preaching
    • Reading the Bible for Preaching
    • Managing Sermon Time
    • Language and Context
    • The Preaching Life
    • Care and Nurture of Sermon Hearers
  • Literal and Metaphorical Senses of Scripture
  • Lectionary: Its History and Value for Preaching
  • Nine Quirks of Lutheranism: A Fun Look at Lutheran Distinctiveness
  • Anthropology, Tragedy, and Redemption in the Writing of Stephen King
  • Doubt, Hope, and the Everyday in the Writing of Frederick Buechner
numrich paul The Rev. Paul D. Numrich
B.A., M.Div., Ph.D.
Professor of World Religions and Interreligious Relations
Professor in the Snowden Chair for the Study of Religion and Interreligious Relations
Methodist Theological School in Ohio
  • Multireligious America
  • Christian Perspectives on World Religions
  • Jewish-Christian-Muslim Relations
  • Understanding Islam