Easter

Theology and Interpretation
Preaching + End of Life

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

Dear Working Preacher
When Resurrection Matters

Happy Easter, Dear Working Preachers! As I write this, I am wondering which resurrection narrative [...]

Preaching Series
Preaching Acts in Easter (Year C)

Easter preaching has to be imaginative preaching. It has to [...]

Worship
Savoring the Task: Keeping Easter Alive

Maybe we should pay for the high school trumpet player’s [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Why Holy Week?

Dear Working Preachers, this Sunday begins one of the most important weeks of the church year. As [...]

Sermon Development
Give Them a Story

The story of God’s love incarnate in Jesus Christ is often referred to as the greatest story [...]

Worship
Preaching Baptism in the Days of Easter

When I served a church in Atlanta, the churches on [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Not Proof But Perspective

A few years ago, Working Preacher produced a video Easter is Coming with which many [...]

Preaching Series
Preaching Acts in Easter (Year A)

Easter is coming, which means the Acts of the Apostles [...]