Dear Working Preacher
Why We Need the Transfiguration

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

Lent and Light and Love Prevailing

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

Dear Working Preacher
A Truth-Telling Advent

John the Baptist. He’s the Gospel focus for the second and third Sundays of Advent. In Mark, [...]

Preaching Moment 290: Yvette Flunder on Authentic Ministry

Yvette Flunder argues for the [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Having Hope

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

Teaching the Faith: A Lesson from the Cracker Barrel

If you have spent much [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Tell the Truth Twice

Dear Working Preacher, Good night, but I find this a difficult passage to preach on! The easy [...]

Dear Working Preacher
Come As You Are

Dear Working Preacher, This week’s gospel reading is perfect for all the people who don’t have it [...]

Preacher or False Prophet?

My first job in a church was as a music minister. I loved the senior [...]