Thursday, June 3, 2010

Julius Kim: Proclaiming Christ from all the Scripture: A Call for Christ-Centered, Redemptive-Historical Preaching

MP3 Available Here

Julius Kim, Dean of Students & Associate Professor of Practical Theology at Westminster Seminary California (see, and contributing author of Heralds of the King: Christ-Centered Sermons in the Tradition of Edmund P. Clowney (see will address the theme: "Proclaiming Christ from all the Scripture: A Call for Christ-Centered, Redemptive-Historical Preaching".

Julius Kim received his B.A. from Vanguard University, his M.Div. from Westminster Seminary California and his Ph.D. from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School.

Prior to taking his current position at Westminster Seminary California, Dr. Kim ministered in a variety of ecclesiastical and academic settings. He has served in Presbyterian Church in America churches in California and Illinois. His current church calling is as Associate Pastor of New Life Presbyterian Church in Escondido. Dr. Kim also continues to serve the broader Christian community as a preacher, speaker, and ministry consultant—especially for the Korean-American church. While in Illinois, he taught undergraduate communications at Trinity International University and church history at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. Following a brief tenure as Visiting Scholar with the Faculty of Divinity at Cambridge University, Dr. Kim returned to Southern California to serve as Dean of Students and to teach practical theology at WSC.

Dr. Kim also directs the Center for Pastoral Refreshment at WSC, a unique institute dedicated to helping sustain pastoral excellence among Korean-American pastors. In addition to his doctoral concentration on English church history during the Restoration, his research interests include the history of preaching, homiletics, and Asian-American Christianity. His goals are to contribute both to the church and the academy through his teaching,preaching, and writing. In addition to his contribution to the book Heralds of the King: Christ-centered Sermons in the Tradition of Edmund P. Clowney, Dr. Kim is the author of The Religion of Reason and the Reason for Religion: John Tillotson and the Latitudinarian Defense of Christianity, 1630–1694 and a contributor to Covenant, Justification, and Pastoral Ministry: Essays by the Faculty of Westminster Seminary California.

Dr. Kim is one of seven speakers on the roster for the "God's Wrath or Redemption Conference" this August 4 & 5 in New York City. For details on how to register at a substantially discounted rate go to

1 comment:

jcx4u said...

Hello, I would love to listen to the mp3... it is not available. I only heard the last 5 mins of the show with Julius Kim and I was intrigued by his input. I would like to listen to the show that day... thank you so much, God bless you mightily!

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