Cross to bear
Lent 2B: Take Up Your Cross

Karoline Lewis reflects on Jesus’ question: “What cause will you embrace?” Embracing your cross isn’t [...]

Preaching Series
The Call to “I AM”: A Five-Part Lenten Series

Working Preacher’s Lenten Series this year focuses on the “I [...]

Dear Working Preacher
The Cross at a Crossroads

Before the cross became equated with salvation and a symbol for a religion, it denoted [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Carrying The Cross

What does the cross mean to you? You kind of have to figure that out before you [...]

Prayer: Carrying Our Cross

Fall has arrived and the sky is closing in on us. Some take comfort in [...]

Dear Working Preacher
A “Cross and Follow” Kind of Life

Dear Working Preachers, I have to be honest. I have [...]

Preaching the Easter Vigil: Notes on an ancient sermon

The Vigil of Easter is [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Rethinking the ‘Lenten Journey’: Start by Asking, ‘What’s Lent for?’ (Part 2 of 2)

In this second of two [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Rethinking the ‘Lenten Journey’: The Train Has Left the Station (Part 1 of 2)

In the first of two [...]

Dear Working Preacher
The Cost of Discipleship

Dear Working Preacher,   This may be one of those weeks when you look at the Gospel [...]