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Dear Working Preacher
The Foundation of Our Hope

I was once at a job interview for a teaching position at a Christian college, [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Demanding that God Show Up

Well, here we are, dear Working Preacher, in the early days after Easter, having finished [...]

Dear Working Preacher
For A Time Such as This

Christ is risen! He is risen indeed! Alleluia! As ever, Working Preacher, thanks for preaching the good [...]

Dear Working Preacher
For All The Saints

Dear Working Preachers, again this week I am going to straddle two Sundays, All Saints Sunday and [...]

Sermon Development
Preaching + Trauma

[This article is co-authored by Jessica Davis.] “They cried to the Lord in their trouble, and Ze [...]

Dear Working Preacher
What Things?

This is one long road trip. By long, I don’t mean how many miles. Many of us [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Thank God for the Other

“God, I thank you that I am not like other people. Really, thank you, God.” Wow, does [...]

Columnist
God of Death and Life

Death and life dominate the Lenten lectionary in March, beginning on the first day with Abram’s childlessness [...]

Columnist
The Night Sky At Christmas

We do a Blue Christmas service every year for those coping with loss. Preaching for [...]