Craft of Preaching

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Am I My Sibling’s Keeper?: Preaching with Systems Theory

We were created for relationship. [...]

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Dear Working Preacher
Listening Anew for God’s Call

Last weekend, my husband and I took our son Isaac [...]

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Preaching when the Pastor Is Sick

Some years ago, I was scheduled for herniated disc surgery [...]

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Dear Working Preacher
Exploring the Depths of Scripture’s Richness

Three years ago, when we [...]

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Dear Working Preacher
An Uncontrollable Calling

In recent years, various responses to employment related stress and expectations have trended online. These [...]

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Sermon Development
How to Get Useful Sermon Feedback from Listeners: 5 Keys for Success 

It’s the end of the [...]

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‘It’s Your Day!’: Preaching on a Congregation’s Milestones

My Anglican parish in a [...]

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Dear Working Preacher
A Community of Honesty and Hope

I’ve just spent the week in Custer State Park. Well, [...]

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Dear Working Preacher
Preparing for a Different Reality

Looks like we made it! To the other side of [...]

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When Good News Is Harder to Proclaim: Preaching Amid Trauma

Mass trauma is an unfortunate [...]