Craft of Preaching

Rest for Your Soul

Dear Working Preacher,

How are you?

No, really, how are you? How is it with your heart, your spirit?

I hope you are well. I hope that the ministry you

Testify to God’s Great Joy

Here we are, Working Preachers,

’Tis the season. It’s not yet Christmas, though. Despite the trees with lights hung, and places with carols

Disappointed with God at Christmastime

Dear Working Preacher,

So I here’s how I imagine the background to today’s reading: John’s cell was dark and dank. Prison cells usually

Do You See What I See?

Dear Working Preacher,

Every once in a while, the appointed passage speaks so clearly to our own day and time that it's nothing short of arresting. This