John the Baptist

Dear Working Preacher
A Truth-Telling Advent

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

Dear Working Preacher
Notice, Share, Invite

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

Dear Working Preacher
Disappointed with God at Christmastime

Dear Working Preacher, So I here’s how I imagine the [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Hoping for More

Dear Working Preacher, If you were to spend a moment daydreaming about your idea for a perfect [...]

Dear Working Preacher
A Promise We’re All Invited Into

Dear Working Preacher, If this is John’s idea of good [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Tell the Truth Twice

Dear Working Preacher, Good night, but I find this a difficult passage to preach on! The easy [...]

Dear Working Preacher
3 Important Words (or, Concerning the Fantasy Lives of Preachers)

Dear Working Preacher, There’s a [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Do You See What I See?

Dear Working Preacher, Every once in a while, the appointed passage speaks so clearly to our own [...]

Dear Working Preacher
The Problem with John

Dear Working Preacher, Do you even wonder if John the Baptist made the first Christians as uncomfortable [...]