Craft of Preaching

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The Good Samaritan. The ubiquity of this passage in society and in our shared discourse is more than enough to encourage a sermon on another text. A story

The Need for Nearness

The story of the Good Samaritan is rather remarkable. It has worked its way into our culture that even the unchurched will summon its principles so as to

Who Is My Neighbor?

Dear Working Preacher,


This passage is so familiar it’s almost dangerous. I mean, we all know the moral of Jesus’ famous story “The