Welcome to the ACTS (Association of Chicago Theological Schools) Doctor of Ministry in Preaching Program. This program offers preaching practitioners the opportunity to hone their homiletical gifts to advance the work of ministry to which they have been called.  


Your education extends beyond the classroom into your ministry context,  focusing concretely o­n your unique learning goals and the needs of the people you serve.

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You will collaborate with members of your ministry to develop competence in the area of ministry  rated as o­ne of the most important pastoral responsibilities, preaching.

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Through this program you will improve your understanding of and skills in preaching, discover your own pulpit hermeneutic, and nurture your preaching voice.

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Ecumenism at Its Finest

Six diverse theological seminaries jointly sponsor the program.

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Meet 2019 Elective Professors

The ACTS DMin in Preaching Program provides the highest caliber of instruction through phenomenal elective courses. These courses are taken during the second year of your studies and are also[…]

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Future Residency Dates Announced

The 2019 Summer Residency will be June 17 to July 4, 2019. The  program year begins with Residency Classes that meet in Chicago, Illinois. The breakdown of Residency classes was as[…]

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