Alyce M. McKenzie
Le Van Professor of Preaching and Worship
Altshuler Distinguished Teaching Professor
Ph.D., Princeton Theological Seminary, 1994; M.Div., The Divinity School, Duke University, 1980; B.A., Bryn Mawr College, 1977
Preaching biblical wisdom literature; imagination and preaching; spiritual formation and preaching; preaching as teaching: creative sermon design; preaching the sayings and parables of Jesus; preaching on controversial public issues
Preaching biblical wisdom from Old and New Testaments; preaching the aphorisms and parables of the synoptic Jesus; preaching in response to crises, controversies and chronic social concerns; preaching and imagination; creative sermon design
:: The Parables for Today (Westminster John Knox Press, 2007).
:: Hear and Be Wise: Becoming a Teacher and Preacher of Wisdom (Abingdon Press, 2004).
:: Preaching Biblical Wisdom in a Self-Help Society (Abingdon Press, 2002).
:: “Matthew.” Interpretation Bible Study Series (Westminster John Knox Press, 1998).
:: Preaching Proverbs: Wisdom for the Pulpit (Westminster John Knox Press, 1996).
Ordained elder, The United Methodist Church, North Texas Annual Conference; Lilly Faculty Fellow, academic year 2001-2002; co-editor of Homiletic
; Perkins Scholarly Outreach Award, 2005