Matthew

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Dear Working Preacher
An End to Ordinary Time

We are glad you landed on our new page as your settle into the routine of sermon [...]

Worship
Gospel Joy: Preaching Time after Pentecost in Year A (Part 2)

Preaching in these strange times [...]

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Conversion and New Life: Preaching Lent in Year A

Year A immerses the congregation into the captivating readings from [...]

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Extraordinary Light: Preaching Christmas and Epiphany in Year A

Preaching happens in a liturgical [...]

Sermon Development
Preaching in the Year of Matthew (RCL Year A 2019-2020)

Preaching through the year of [...]

Dear Working Preacher
A Year in Perspective

Dear Working Preachers, Matthew has been a good homiletical companion this past year. Perhaps, the very Gospel [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Loyalties

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

Dear Working Preacher
Forgiveness 101

“How often should I forgive, Jesus?” Of course, Jesus’ response to Peter’s question doesn’t really provide an [...]

Dear Working Preacher
The Cross at a Crossroads

Before the cross became equated with salvation and a symbol for a religion, it denoted [...]

Dear Working Preacher
The Laborers Are Few

“Cure the sick, raise the dead, cleanse the lepers, cast out demons.” What would the world look [...]