Craft of Preaching

Preaching Beyond Words

I find the central task of preaching and mothering to be the same -- to share God’s love. As a preacher I hope the words I preach inspire the hearers

Choose Joy

“Nepal, Baltimore, school shootings, cancer, suicide, poverty, discrimination, apathy, violence, ignorance, spite, abuse, injustice. Some days it's

Preaching Joy in Times of Conflict

It would sure be nice if the climate in our churches were always seventy-two degrees with brilliant blue skies and no chance of rain. Our pews filled with

Preaching Moment 280: Otis Moss Jr.

Otis Moss Jr. speaks about the process of preparing a message and the different ways this essential action can manifest itself.

"Listen to the voice of

A Very Rare Flower

“As we continue to watch the regrowth, nature’s ability to recover after a fire is truly amazing and worth emulating. I challenge you to go