Craft of Preaching

God Said Yes to Me

Something different, Working Preachers. I want to begin the column this week with a reading that I think captures some of the spirit we see and hear in

The Kingdom of God ... at School

Dear Working Preacher,


When is the last time you preached a sermon with your youth as the primary audience you had in mind? Or even as a primary

Dogs and the Kingdom of God

Dear Working Preacher,

I don't know about you, but I tend to think that the more challenging or difficult a passage, the more likely it is to lead to a

More Than Good Advice [or] Why Jesus Gets Killed, Pt. 2

Dear Working Preacher,

If there was ever a gospel reading that invited a polite yawn, this might be it. I mean, goodness, but Jesus comes off in this scene