kingdom of God

Dear Working Preacher
What Large Stones

The idolatry of grandeur is a perennial problem for us. We might even say it is a [...]

Dear Working Preacher

I suspect that many of us might be a bit weary of Matthew by now. And to [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Durable Faith: Walk by Faith, not by Sight

What does durable faith mean in times like these? The [...]

Winning One for the Gipper

In 1920, University of Notre Dame’s football star, George Gipp, contracted pneumonia and died, just [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Throne Mentality

Here we are. The last Sunday of the church year, Christ the King/Reign of Christ Sunday. The [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Tending the Vineyard

Dear Working Preachers, This past week, Walter Brueggemann was on the Luther Seminary campus giving the inaugural [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Inviting a Kingdom Imagination

Anyone out there tired of parables yet? To be honest, [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Preaching the Anti-King

Hey there, Working Preacher, a quick question: Have you registered for this year’s Celebration of Biblical Preaching? [...]

Dear Working Preacher
God, Caesar, and the Power of a Good Question

Dear Working Preacher, Let me re-introduce you to three of [...]

Dear Working Preacher
The Road to Jerusalem Starts Here

Dear Working Preacher, Let’s be honest with each other: something [...]