Lent and Light and Love Prevailing

Lent is right around the corner and for those of [...]

Preaching Moment 290: Yvette Flunder on Authentic Ministry

Yvette Flunder argues for the [...]

“Left Behind” Is Left Behind

The rapture is declining, according to Wheaton College’s Institute for [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Having Hope

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

Yes, the Gospel Does Matter

Putting together a decent sermon is no easy task. This is not a complaint, it [...]

Preaching to People whose Theology Differs from Mine

I don’t know that I’ve [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Generosity Sightings

Dear Working Preachers, “Are you envious because I am generous?” reads the latter section of 20:15 in this [...]

Pulpit Magic

A young woman came into my office yesterday, terrified. I don’t know much about her background. She [...]

To Lily, Signy and Angela: Shalom. God’s Peace

These past five Wednesday evenings, my colleague Mark Stenberg and [...]

An Unexpected Glimpse of God’s Promise

For those of us who preach, flying on airplanes is [...]