COVID-19

Dear Working Preacher
Stop Weeding and Start Watching

It happened again. I only have to write this column [...]

Dear Working Preacher
At Work in the Fields of the Lord

There’s a spot in my garden, about twelve square feet, [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Pandemic, Race, and Environmental Justice

In my column two months ago, “Nature’s Warning,” I reflected [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Do Not Be Afraid

“Racism is not getting worse, it’s getting filmed,” said Will Smith in August 2016. Who could have [...]

Dear Working Preacher
A Living Word when We Can’t Breathe

As you prepare for the Second Sunday after Pentecost (Ordinary 11), [...]

Dear Working Preacher
God with Us

The people of the world and your local community are suffocating under the weight of COVID-19, white [...]

Dear Working Preacher
A Pentecost to Wait and Hope, Pray and Trust

The last time I wrote for this column was the [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Prayer and Quarantine

Thanks for your faithful, consistent, diligent work to preach the good news. Thanks for giving shape to [...]

Dear Working Preacher
A Time for Accompaniment

If ever we needed John’s pneumatology, it’s now. Into troubled hearts and heart-wrenching questions; into abandonment and [...]

Culture
A New Pentecost: Preaching Acts 2 in an American Context

Before the COVID-19 crisis struck [...]