TRY OUT THE SIMEON COURSE
We think it might be helpful for you to experience a bit of the Simeon Course before you enroll in it. Because of that, we are making a handful of our more than 60 lessons available for free. Give them a try.

FIRST PRINCIPLES: CONTEXT
Lesson 3 in First Principles Course
David Helm

In this lesson of First Principles, David Helm (Lead Pastor of the Hyde Park congregation of Holy Trinity Church in Chicago, Illinois) explores some the pressures that preachers face and how understanding both the literary and historical context of your text can help.

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  First Principles Lesson 3


FIRST PRINCIPLES: TEXT AND FRAMEWORK
Lesson 6 in First Principles (Women) Course
Abi Byrd

In this lesson of First Principles, Abi Byrd (teacher at Sterling Park Baptist Church in Sterling Park, Virginia) argues that we need to be aware of what cultural and theological frameworks we bring the study of the Scriptures, and then introduces some strategies to help us grow our discipline of submitting our frameworks to the text.

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  First Principles Lesson 6


MARK 15:1-15
Lesson 4 in the Gospels/Acts Unit of Preaching and Literary Genre
Mike Bullmore

In this lesson, Mike Bullmore (Senior Pastor of CrossWay Community Church in Bristol, Wisconsin) preaches from Mark 15:1-15.

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  Gospels/Acts Lesson 4


WHAT IS BIBLICAL THEOLOGY AND WHY DO WE NEED IT?
Lesson 1 in Preaching and Biblical Theology
G.K. Beale

Welcome to the Preaching and Biblical Theology curriculum. In this first lesson, Greg Beale (Professor of New Testament and Biblical Theology at Westminster Theological Seminary) begins by taking a look at the discipline of Biblical Theology and why a preacher might want to make use of it.

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  Biblical Theology Lesson 1


WHAT IS SYSTEMATIC THEOLOGY AND WHY DO WE NEED IT?
Lesson 1 in Preaching and Systematic Theology
J.I. Packer

Welcome to the Preaching and Systematic Theology curriculum. In this first lesson, J.I. Packer (Board of Governors' Professor of Theology at Regent College in Vancouver, British Columbia) begins by taking a look at the discipline of Systematic Theology and why a preacher might want to make use of it.

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  Systematic Theology Lesson 1


PREACHING THROUGH THE DIVIDE: TACKLING THE RIFT BETWEEN
BIBLICAL AND SYSTEMATIC THEOLOGY
Lesson 14 in Preaching and Systematic Theology
David Helm

In this fourteenth lesson, Dave Helm (Lead Pastor of the Hyde Park congregation of Holy Trinity Church in Chicago) takes a look at the rift between Systematic Theology and Biblical Theology through an exploration of 2 Timothy 2:20 - 3:9.

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  Systematic Theology Lesson 14