Craft of Preaching

Saying Goodbye

When you have to say goodbye, what do you say? It depends on the situation, of course; if you are the one leaving or the one left behind; if this is forever

Notes from the Field: Elections, Bulldozers, and Grief

Anybody here feel like a bulldozer has run over you a few times lately?

If so, you’re probably in a context that’s dealing with the U.S. presidential

The Night Sky At Christmas

We do a Blue Christmas service every year for those coping with loss. Preaching for it is one of the profound experiences of ministry.

Blue Christmas deals

The Hardest Question

Dear Working Preacher,

If you could only ask God one question, what would it be? Perhaps more importantly, if the people in your congregation could only