+ resources for a deeply formed spiritual life
Mark Lau Branson
Clifton Clarke, associate dean of the Pannell Center for African American Church Studies, reflects on Simon of Cyrene through the lens of the African American experience
Mark Labberton, president of Fuller Seminary, explores the "endless forms of misnaming people" and a God who calls us by name.
Jean Burch, senior pastor at Community Bible Church in Pasadena, preaches on life challenges that threaten faith and Christ walking to meet us on the water
Leah Fortson (PhD '16) reflects on Christ’s wandering ministry in the gospels, the temptation of comfort, and the mountains we might be called to climb.
Alan Hirsch, celebrated missiologist and author, reflects on his conversion and how Christian communities can revitalize their ministries
Stacey Floyd-Thomas, associate professor of ethics and society at Vanderbilt Divinity School, preaches on the Canaanite woman's example of faith, racial injustice, and the African American experience
Laura Harbert, affiliate professor of clinical psychology, preaches on the ways fear causes us to label others as unclean, how shame separates us, and the gracious vulnerability of God
Mark Labberton, president of Fuller Seminary, preaches on the light of Christ, the need to repent from our complicity in systems of injustice, and the role of the church to witness to a dark world
Kevin Doi, adjunct professor of Asian American ministry and founding pastor of Epic Church, preaches on Jesus' example of navigating ethnicity in culture, ministry, and family
Jennifer Hernandez (MA '17) reflects on Psalm 31, preaching on intimacy with God in the midst of suffering, deportations, and injustice
Esther Kim (MDiv ’16), reflects on the parable of the prodigal son in Luke 15:11-32, preaching on the lavish grace of the father and receiving grace from God who gives it to all in equal measure
Three members of the Fuller community respond to Jesus’ interaction with the Samaritan woman at the well in John 4:1-42
Daniel D. Lee, director of the Center for Asian American Theology and Ministry, preaches on identity politics in Exodus 5:11–15, reflecting on the gospel's connection to our social and racial location
Mark Labberton, president of Fuller Seminary, preaches on Paul’s theology of reconciliation in 2 Corinthians 5:11–15, discussing a frame for reality that’s large enough to receive God's grace
Joel Green, provost and dean of the School of Theology, preaches on the crippled woman in Luke and the need to allow Christ to disrupt what we think is normal for the sake of creating community
Mary Ellen Azada, executive director of call discernment, preaches on the road to Emmaus and the Easter path through suffering and prayer into an embodied faith in the risen Christ.
Ahmi Lee, assistant professor of preaching, preaches on Revelation 2:1-7 and the human tendency to forget our loving commitment to Christ
Mark Labberton, president of Fuller Seminary, reflects on mortality and the conviction that God holds and values our lives before and after death
Keon-Sang An, associate professor of Bible and mission, preaches on Matthew 5:13-16, Christian communities in South Korea and Africa, and the transformative power of accepting our daily cross
Mark Labberton, president of Fuller Seminary, preaches on Luke 24:13–32, comparing the Road to Emmaus to the journey of learning to see the embodied presence of Christ today.