9/29/2019 12:00 PM
I know it is the custom in this column to focus on the Gospel text, but this week I’m going to focus primarily on the Old Testament reading from Habakkuk. …
9/1/2019 12:00 PM
This is one of those weeks when, after reading the Gospel lesson, you might feel like putting a question mark after the usual liturgical formula: “This …
12/28/2016 5:29 AM
“Preach the Gospel at all times, and if necessary, use words.”
This saying, attributed (apocryphally) to St. Francis, has become popular in …
1/27/2013 12:00 AM
Kathryn Schifferdecker talks about navigating the challenge of finding time for preaching prep.
10/16/2011 12:00 AM
Kathryn Schifferdecker reflects on the many accounts of creation and what they can teach us about biblical stories.
3/14/2010 12:00 AM
Kathryn speaks of the centrality of prayer in sermon preparation, prayer that reminds us of the privilege and responsibility of preaching.
3/30/2009 12:00 AM
discusses the volume and importance of the stories in the Old Testament
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12/15/2008 12:00 AM
on the exercise of the lectionary and the scripture outside it's cycle
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4/16/2008 12:00 AM
Caring for creation is a moral and spiritual matter, not merely a scientific or political one.
To address this pressing issue, a preacher must speak to …
3/6/2008 12:00 AM
I love "food movies." Chocolat, Big Night, Babette's Feast (my favorite)--I will go out of my way to see these and other movies where food plays a central …