Craft of Preaching

Shine On, You Working Preachers

You are the light of the world.

Not Jesus, but you. And the you is plural. You, Working Preachers, are the light of the world.

I know the Gospel of John

Preach What You Know

I’m reading a novel by a best-selling author that reminds me of one of the cardinal rules of writing:

Write what you know.

The author describes

Preaching Moment 282: Lauren Winner

Lauren Winner describes the sermon writing process as an act of wrestling and a component of spiritual life.

"I open the Scriptures and I don't just read