Craft of Preaching

Liberating Sabbath

Luke closely associates Jesus’ public ministry with both the sabbath and the synagogue, beginning already in Luke 4:16-30. In fact, this week’s

Daughters of Abraham

“Immediately, she stood up straight and began praising God.” I have a feeling that when this woman bent over for eighteen years was finally

The Law of Love

Dear Working Preacher,

 

There are two sides to every story, and that includes this one. Maybe especially this one. So one way to preach a meaningful

Sunday, Sunday

Dear Working Preacher,

Do you ever wonder what it's all about? Sunday, I mean. The gathering, the worship, the singing, reading, and preaching -- why do