Craft of Preaching

Extraordinary Light: Preaching in Christmas and Epiphany

Preaching happens in a liturgical context. The Twelve Days of Christmas transition worshippers towards the Epiphany of Jesus. Epiphany is here understood

Choose Life

Choose life (Deuteronomy 30:19). Not as easy as it sounds these days. This rather obvious litmus test for what it means to a disciple in the Kingdom of

Preaching Moment 322: Yvette Flunder on Serving Others

Yvette Flunder discusses the story of the feeding of the 5,000 as it relates to everyday ministry: "When we take time to serve others, there are blessings

The Revolution Starts Here

Dear Working Preacher,

I think a lot of us probably have one of two reactions to this passage and the (in)famous commands it contains. The first is simple,

The Relational God

Dear Working Preacher,

Our relationships matter to God.

Now, I’m guessing that it was rather easy for you to listen to that statement and more or

Perfect

Dear Working Preacher,

Some texts seem too difficult to preach. Not difficult for us as interpreters, but rather too difficult for people to hear and to