Craft of Preaching

'But First...'

“But first.” Such an expedient and automatic answer, isn’t it? One that we utter without thinking, even, and to so many requests for our

Every Moment Counts

When I started thinking about the DWP column for this week, my first response was, Sorry, Jesus. You are wrong. Sometimes we have to bury our dead and you

The Road to Jerusalem Starts Here

Dear Working Preacher,

Let's be honest with each other: something isn't working. Something in our preaching, or our leadership, or more generally in the