Craft of Preaching

Letting Go

Deserted places are critical places. They are not always comfortable, although here in Mark Jesus seems to imply that they are. But that would be a grand

Never Empty

Dear Working Preachers, last week, taking a cue from Matthew 11:28, "Come to me, all you that are weary and are carrying heavy burdens, and I will give

Sheer Promise

Dear Working Preacher,

What’s the difference between a promise and a threat?

It’s a simple question, of course, but one with far-reaching

Commands and Promises

Dear Working Preacher,

 

A quick but HUGE word of thanks before jumping into this week's readings. We met every challenge (netting an additional

A Promise Big Enough to Save Us

Dear Working Preacher, 

Thank you, thank you, thank you! First, of course, for your faithful ministry. But also for your support of this website,

Just Do It!

Dear Working Preacher,

I suspect that the difference between heresy and orthodoxy is at times a lot thinner than we imagine.

I am part of a Christian