Craft of Preaching

Herod, Too, Is the Reason for the Season

In his arresting Advent sermon “The Coming of Jesus in Our Midst,” Dietrich Bonhoeffer said this in response to our tendency to turn the Incarnation

Innocence Lost?

Happy New Year, Dear Working Preachers.

From different kinds of correspondence with many of you -- emails, Facebook, being together at conferences -- 2016

Matthew's Version of the Incarnation, Part 2

Dear Working Preacher,

This is a heavy, even difficult story to read just four days after Christmas. If I were the senior editor on this project, I would