John the Baptist

Rejoice: The Light Has Come
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Rejoice and Bear Witness

As always, thank you for what you do—preaching the strange, grace-bearing, kingdom-creating word of the gospel of [...]

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The God Who Feels — and Feeds

Grace and peace to you, Working Preacher, from God the [...]

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Testify to God’s Great Joy

Here we are, Working Preachers, ’Tis the season. It’s not yet Christmas, though. Despite the [...]

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John and the Two Sides of the Pulpit

I wonder who baptized John. He might have had to [...]

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The Time Is Now

An Advent message that calls out privilege and abuse of power will likely not be popular proclamation. [...]

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Witnessing

Sometimes, Dear Working Preachers, a biblical text emboldens you, empowers you, encourages you to give witness to [...]

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Are You The One?

“Are you the one who is to come, or are we to wait for another?” If that [...]

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Power Potentials

There is no end to power’s deception and corruption. While we don’t need the Bible to corroborate [...]

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A Truth-Telling Advent

John the Baptist. He’s the Gospel focus for the second and third Sundays of Advent. In Mark, [...]

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Notice, Share, Invite

Dear Working Preacher, If you really want to understand why the church is declining in North America, [...]