One of the strengths of Reformed Theological Seminary (Jackson)is the pastoral experience of its faculty. Yesterday I was delighted to have Dr. Michael McKelvey, professor of Old Testament, share with my homiletics class his very practical approach to the preparation and delivery of sermons.
Associate Professor of Practical Theology at Reformed Theological Seminary Jackson and Senior Pastor of First Presbyterian Church, Yazoo City, Mississippi
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“Upon graduation from Columbia Seminary, ministerial students received from Dr. William S. Plumer their diploma along with a small Bible and these words: ‘By this…