Sermon Development
Preaching with Authority

As early as the life and thought of the ancient philosopher Socrates, the world has been prone [...]

Packers, Cowboys, and the Power of Hate

I cheered for the Green Bay Packers recently and I’m [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Faith Stays in, Doubt Steps Out

Before entering pastoral ministry I was encouraged to network and [...]

Dear Working Preacher
The Necessity of Re-Formation

Dear Working Preachers, For some of you preachers out there, this Sunday is Reformation Sunday. [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Having Hope

Dear Working Preachers, We know well the triad, “faith, hope, and love” that gloriously rounds out Paul’s [...]

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 [...]

Dear Working Preacher
A “Come to Jesus” Moment

Dear Working Preachers, “Who do you say that the Son of Man is?” If this [...]

Dear Working Preacher
“Getting” Great Faith

Dear Working Preachers, Little faith or great faith? How do [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Broken Before Burning

Dear Working Preacher, The Emmaus story is one of my favorites. Part of that, as I mentioned [...]