Lectures Archive

Browse our lectures chronologically using the links to the left, or use the search function at the top of the page to search for a particular speaker or lecture series.

Jul 10 2016

Jesus’ Friends and Enemies

Sometimes Jesus seems a little unreal to us—but he lived in a period buzzing with religious, political and cultural changes, which included some who took his side, and others who opposed him. Senior Pastor Dr. David Renwick speaks at National Presbyterian Church on July 10, 2016.
 

Jun 19 2016

“Life After the Mainline: The Future of Protestantism”

The denominations that once constituted the Protestant “establishment” in the U.S. no longer occupy that position. What might this mean for their future identity and mission? Dr. Douglass is Associate Professor, Department of Government, Georgetown University, and director of the Reformed Institute of Metropolitan Washington spoke at National Presbyterian Church on June 19, 2016.

Jun 12 2016

“America’s Theologian: The Importance of Jonathan Edwards for the Church Today”

Jonathan Edwards (1703-1758) is America’s greatest theologian. Known largely as the preacher of “Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God,” many dismissed him as cruel and bitter. But there is vastly more to this thinker and church leader, and Christians continue to read and discuss his writings. Dr. Crocco is Director, Yale University Divinity Library and spoke at National Presbyterian Church on June 12, 2016.

Apr 16 2016

Helping Refugees: From Crisis to Response

What can we do about the global refugee crisis? Panelists, including displaced individuals and experts from the State Department, NGOs, and Christian ministries, helped us to understand what we hear in the news and channeled our dismay into positive responses. 
 
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10 Things You Can Do

 

Mar 12 2016

Touching Heaven

Don Meeks, pastor of Greenwich Presbyterian Church in Greenwich, Virginia, spoke at the monthly men's breakfast on the topic "Touching Heaven: Experiencing the Power of Praying the Psalms Daily." 

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