Craft of Preaching

Poor Fool

This is one of those weeks when preachers find a text pretty easy to interpret but the sermon hard to deliver.

Ah, but it’s never easy to interpret

Job’s Unsettled World and Ours

The biblical patriarch Job, a well-respected community leader, is easy for prosperous U.S. Christians to identify with. He is one of us, wealthy and successful


Dear Working Preacher,


There are some elements of the Christian faith that are just shocking enough, just absurd enough, just unsettling enough,