Theology and Interpretation

Theology and Interpretation
Laughing with Scripture

Almost everyone in the assembly was laughing. What was strange was that no one had told a [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Preaching to End Child Sexual Exploitation

Human Trafficking Awareness Day is coming January 11, 2014. Perhaps [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Mustard Seed Parable: A Gardener’s Take

Have you ever seen a mustard plant? It is, after [...]

Theology and Interpretation
To Whom Do You Think You Are Preaching?

Listening to a sermon, I form a portrait of myself. [...]

Theology and Interpretation
New “Holy Days for Justice” Add Breadth and Depth to Preaching

The Revised Common Lectionary is [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Our Shared Reality: Preaching on Illness (Part 1 of 2)

Last summer after a car [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Preach Our Story, not Your Story

Many sermons begin with a funny story or captivating movie [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Rhetorical Apps

Welcome to the Sermonic Rhetorical Apps Shop!  Why visit? Two of the most famous early preachers of [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Texts in Conversation: Preaching and Meaning

I used to find it incredibly frustrating. The Sunday texts [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Marklarkey II: Parabolic Tomfoolery from the Second Gospel

In a previous article, posted [...]