Sermon Development

Sermon Development
Preaching Luke in 2019

I’ve been waiting for you, Luke. I’m sure you can help us fix things. Ever since the [...]

Sermon Development
Preaching Under Pressure

Preaching regularly is a grind. But what about preaching under pressure? Picture this: Sunday. About 15 minutes [...]

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Collaborative Preaching with Church Members

As a preacher regularly stirred by reading and interpreting the [...]

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Preaching “Praises”

We get the name “Psalms” from the Greek translation of the Hebrew Bible: the word psalmos roughly [...]

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Preach like Jacob? Times When It’s Good to Limp

I have a confession: I have had the tendency, throughout [...]

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Preaching to Grads

Graduate Recognition Sunday. Just the mention is enough to give you THE SHIVERS,[1] isn’t it? Not for [...]

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We Need to Talk

Dear Preachers, We need to talk. And by “we,” — I mean, you and me. For far [...]

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Preaching + Trauma

[This article is co-authored by Jessica Davis.] “They cried to the Lord in their trouble, and Ze [...]

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When Safe Spaces Become Toxic Places (Part 2 of 2)

“For those of us preachers [...]

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Preaching + Care for Caregivers

“Be still and know that I am God!” — Psalm [...]