Theology and Interpretation

Theology and Interpretation
Greening Spaces

Mark A. Torgerson’s book Greening Spaces for Worship and Ministry (Alban, 2012) offers numerous case studies of [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Preaching + Rural Life

I grew up on a small farm in Eastern North Dakota. In college, I felt a call [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Bathsheba and Preaching in the #MeToo Era

For over a decade, I’ve been researching the various ways [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Preaching + End of Life

When people ask what I do, I am reluctant to say I am a hospice chaplain. My [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Change Is Possible and Needed

While the opportunities Scripture offers to speak directly of the beauty, power, and needs of [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Preaching About Racism in Lent

The emotions of Lent: what feelings are evoked from putting [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Earth Day is Easter Monday

This coming April 22, 2019, is the fiftieth year of celebrating Earth Day, which began [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Being an Immigrant Is Not a Sin

“When an alien lives with you in your land, do [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Preaching + Indigenous Perspectives

Tribal people, Indigenous people, have been protecting and loving the [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Illumination, Revelation, Transformation

Since Lent does not begin until March 2019, the season [...]