Now that you’ve made it this far into your sermon preparation it’s time for you to make some decisions. Namely, you need to decide what you’re going to say. (Make sure you read the previous post here, here, here, and here.) As we’ve discussed before, each text has a “field of meaning” – meaning that […]
Each week I have the pleasure of being lead in worship by my friend, Chris Payne and the band at The Vine Church. One of the songs in heavy rotation, both in our service and in our home, is “This Is Our God.” In worship at The Vine one of our primary goals is to […]
This is the guest post I did yesterday for Adam Walker Cleveland’s Pomomusings Blog. I post it here, in case you missed it there. ——————————– Too many of us have forgotten the major facet of Christianity that set the 1st-Century religious world on fire: Reconciliation. If you were a woman and wanted to speak freely, […]
These aren’t the droids you’re looking for. Thanks for stopping by today, but I’m guess blogging over at Pomomusings. Hop over there to see today’s entry….And leave a very kind comment.
We’ve been walking through the problem (and I do think it is a problem) of bullet-point style preaching. You can catch up in the conversation here, here, and here. I know that for many preachers bullet-points are preferable. The reason they cite is “clarity.” I want to address this issue. The pressing question is this, […]