You’re Not Alone: My Festival Story – Tyler Best, AoP ’12

Anxious. Elated. Hesitant. Eager. Preaching can be a wild mix of conflicting emotions as one prepares and delivers a sermon. My sophomore-in-college-self was rarely the timid, reserved person I remember being at my first National Festival of Young Preachers in 2012. Admittedly, the more preaching I watched during the Festival, the more nervous I became…Continue Reading You’re Not Alone: My Festival Story – Tyler Best, AoP ’12

Methodists Lead the Way

Dwight A. Moody “Every regional and national denominational gathering,” I have said from the very first, “needs to have attached to it a festival for young preachers.” Why? because these denominational gatherings are too often a collection of grey headed men (mostly) with too few young faces; and many of these are long on reports…Continue Reading Methodists Lead the Way