Craft of Preaching

Division Matters

Family division. Sadly, it doesn’t take much these days to procure a pointed argument between those with whom we are supposed to be the closest. We

Not Just Bread Anymore

Admit it. You want to go to the party that gets to admit, “This is hard, who can take this?” And when Jesus asks, “Do you wish to go away?”

A Stressful Sermon

Dear Working Preacher,


Let’s face it. This is one of those weeks when the Gospel reading makes you want to turn to one of the other texts

Pulp Fiction & Worldly Faith

Dear Working Preacher,

Do you remember that scene near the end of Pulp Fiction, when Jules and Vincent -- the two hit men at the center of Quentin Tarantino's