Preaching funerals for loved ones— good idea or not?
Sometimes the most important part of preaching is reminding the congregation of its own values.
It’s been an emotional week!
How can preachers effectively use the pulpit for leading? Are there other options beside sermons to lead people regarding important issues?
It’s a gift to be able to encourage others to share their stories.
Money can be a difficult subject, in relationships and in preaching. Not talking about it leads to all kinds of trouble. Take the opportunity to share the joy of generosity!
A conversation with a parishioner highlights the struggles we all have with dealing with change.
Story telling is an easy and highly effective approach to preaching. The Old Testament is packed with little known narratives that have powerful meaning for us today.
This week's episode updates "The Crown" sermon series, then moves into a discussion of the process of sermon development.
The background and early years of the kingship of Saul.
Last week I deviated from the sermon series to address the spiritual issues related to suicide.