Palm Sunday

Mural with words World Peace repeated in various colors
Dear Working Preacher
Speak the Dream of Peace

Almost ten years ago, my family and I moved to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, for a year so [...]

Dear Working Preacher
When the Earth Shakes

The parades have been canceled. Maybe some postponed. The palms have been placed in a corner or [...]

Dear Working Preacher
A Personal Palm/Passion Sunday

Palm/Passion Sunday takes me back to my trips to the [...]

Dear Working Preacher
No Preaching Required

It’s hard to compete with Palm/Passion Sunday. And maybe, you shouldn’t. Have you thought about letting the [...]

Dear Working Preacher
The Question of the Day

Dear Working Preacher, A few years ago I was visiting a congregation in downtown Washington, D.C. on [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Lent in Jerusalem: Beyond the Palm Parade

Several weeks ago, Rolf Jacobson wrote helpfully about the re-imagination [...]