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Get inspired to preach more effective sermons in these trying times at the Craft of Preaching conference Oct. 5-7, featuring Joy J. Moore, Kenyatta R. Gilbert, and Jared E. Alcántara.
Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost
Matthew 18:21-35 Commentary
by Audrey West
Forgive somebody seven times? Peter’s proposal (or is it his wishful thinking?) suggests that forgiveness might be as simple as taking a pill: once a day for a week and you are good to go.
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Genesis 50:15-21 Commentary
by Christopher Davis
Perhaps the two most often used words in today’s church are vision and destiny.
Exodus 14:19-31 Commentary
by Michael J. Chan
This text describes one of the Bible’s strangest military engagements.
Psalm 103:[1-7] 8-13 Commentary
by Paul O. Myhre
What are the contours of praise for God?1
Romans 14:1-12 Commentary
by Israel Kamudzandu
The clarion call of Romans 14:1-12 is captured in a single concept, “hospitality” (14:1a).
Forgiveness Is at the Core
by Kathryn M. Schifferdecker
September 13, 2020
It was an astonishing thing to see.
A young black man sat in the witness stand of a courtroom in Dallas, speaking to the white woman on trial, Amber Guyger, an ex-police officer ...
Brainwave 742: Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Ordinary 24A)
Join Profs. Rolf Jacobson, Karoline Lewis, and Matt Skinner for a conversation on the Revised Common Lectionary texts for September 13, 2020 (Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost - Ordinary 24A). Recorded via Zoom on August 26, 2020, for Working Preacher. Watch video version at https://youtu.be/Zod0aooBawI