Craft of Preaching

An Attitude of Gratitude

One of the things I practiced as a parent, and hoped to instill as a habit, was to have my sons write thank-you notes for the various gifts they received.

The Rhythms of Faith

See, return, praise, worship, give thanks, get up, and go.

What if we imagined, if only for this week, that this could be the rhythm of faith?

At the

Hospitality 101

Dear Working Preachers,

Save the date. You know those postcards you get in the mail? Well, we all just got one. God is throwing a big party -- and you

Second Blessing

Dear Working Preacher,

 

I think we are in sore need of thanksgiving.

 

Take a look around. There is plenty of cause to be worried: too much

Beyond Our Wants

Dear Working Preacher,

Want to preach a great stewardship sermon (without asking for any money), reference a meaningful part of almost everyone's "biblical

Cataract Surgery

Dear Working Preacher,

You know how some images just stick with you? Here's one description of the church that's stuck with me for nearly two decades: