"Two Sons," James Janknegt. Used by permission from the artist.
Image © by James Janknegt. Artwork held in the Luther Seminary Fine Arts Collection, St. Paul, Minn.
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Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost
Luke 14:25-33 Commentary
by Jeannine K. Brown
We live in a market driven society, so it is not surprising that we feel the urge to "sell" Christianity in the marketplace of competing ideas and ways of life.
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Deuteronomy 30:15-20 Commentary
by Carolyn J. Sharp
The majestic speech of Deuteronomy nears its conclusion in this stirring exhortation.
Jeremiah 18:1-11 Commentary
by Henry Langknecht
The story of Jeremiah's visit to the potter's house and God's use of the potter's process as a metaphor for God's own work is wonderfully and frustratingly straightforward. We get it. But it immediately ...
Psalm 1 Commentary
by James Howell
How fascinating: the book of Psalms, the prayer book of the Bible, the hymnal of ancient Israel, opens with a poem about ethics, lifestyle, and decisions.
Philemon 1:1-21 Commentary
by Holly Hearon
Philemon can be a challenge from the perspective of preaching.
Your Most Important Sermon
by David Lose
September 05, 2010
Dear Working Preacher,
Would you believe me if I told you that the sermon you preach this Sunday will be the most important of the year? Probably not. It's Labor Day weekend, after ...
Brainwave 133: Lectionary Texts for 5 September 2010
FIXED, PLEASE TRY AGAIN IF YOU WERE HAVING PROBLEMS BEFORE.
Join Profs. Karoline Lewis, David Lose and Matt Skinner for a conversation around preaching the lectionary texts for the Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost.