Peter

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Dear Working Preacher
A Costly Lesson

Dear Working Preacher, First, as always, let me extend to you a word of thanks for what [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Security or Stumbling Block?

“From this moment on …” This phrase has richer meaning for some of your listeners [...]

Dear Working Preacher
‘Do You Love Me?’

Right on the heels of Thomas, we have the story of Peter, another character in [...]

Preaching Series
Preaching Acts in Easter (Year C)

Easter preaching has to be imaginative preaching. It has 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
Why We Need the Transfiguration

The last week of January, Luther Seminary hosted its annual Midwinter [...]

Theology and Interpretation
Faith Stays in, Doubt Steps Out

Before entering pastoral ministry I was encouraged to network and [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Commissioned Yet Again

Dear Working Preacher, For years I’ve enjoyed calling John the “oddball gospel” because of its many idiosyncrasies. [...]

Dear Working Preacher
The Road Less Traveled

Dear Working Preacher, There are two ways to preach this story from Matthew. And a lot hangs [...]

Dear Working Preacher
The Transfiguration of Peter

Dear Working Preacher, Do you remember when you first felt called by God? That moment [...]