Craft of Preaching

Preaching Moment 310: Yvette Flunder on Selecting Texts

Yvette Flunder describes how she selects texts for her sermons, beginning with the situations of her hearers and moving to the biblical witness.

"Oftentimes

Preaching Moment 279: Mary Hinkle Shore

Mary Hinkle Shore talks about the elements of preparation and textual engagement that go into a well-thought out and genuine sermon.

"When I listen to

The $100 Guitar Project and Preaching

How many of us preachers actually go to the Bible anymore? Now this question has nothing to do with Bible-based preaching. The question arises from a lack

Praying the Text

Let's face it. Preachers can sometimes experience a good deal of pressure to get that next sermon ready.

Why We Sometimes Fail to Pray the Text
It is easy