Bishop Will Willimon will join be our guest preacher on Sunday, December 5. He has been a close friend and mentor of our Senior Pastor for more than a decade and he has been a frequent virtual guest speaker over the last two years. This will be his first in person visit to Epworth Inited Methodist Church and Northwest Ohio.
He is currently Professor of the Practice of Christian Ministry and Director of the Doctor of Ministry Degree Program at Duke Divinity School. He is the former Dean of the Chapel at Duke University and is considered by many one of America’s best known and most influential preachers. For eight years he served at the Bishop of the North Alabama Conference of the United Methodist Church. He is the author of 70 books with more than 3 million in print. His latest book, is “God Turned Toward Us: The A,B,C’s of the Christian Faith.” His many books have sold millions of copies worldwide and he is Editor-At-Large of The Christian Century Magazine.