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Friday, January 13

Registration due. Register online.

Monday, February 6

Sermon Preparation Session
noon-1 p.m. CST / 10-11 a.m. PST

St. Paul Seminary Students: Communications Center
San Diego Students: Room 234

Online/InMinistry Students will be given instructions on how to participate online

Learn more about the Seminary Preparation Workshop. RSVP online by Wednesday, February 1.

Monday, March 13

Recorded sermon due for round one judging. Submit your sermon online through the registration form. Read instructions on submitting your sermon outline and video. 

Friday, April 10

Top 3 finalists announced

Monday, May 1; Wednesday, May 3; Friday, May 5

50th Edwin J Omark Preaching Jubilee
Celebrating 50 years of pastoral ministry and preaching
10:15-11 a.m. CST
Benson Great Hall

Finalists preach at Bethel University College of Arts and Sciences Chapel

Tuesday May 2 - Tuesday, May 9

Online voting open

Friday, May 12

Winner announced

Other Dates

The winner will coordinate with Sanctuary Church in Minneapolis, MN or Rancho Bernardo Community Presbyterian Church in San Diego to determine a preaching date. If the winner does not live in the Twin Cities MN area, preaching may be coordinated with other churches as mutually available.