Category: Preaching


From Heart To Screen And Back

I was speaking recently with a colleague about preparing and delivering remarks for a memorial service when we came up with a formula for the whole process. read more

Three Points And A . . . Tie?

Yesterday was a different experience for me at Good Shepherd. read more

Top Five Tuesday — Top Five Preachers’ Voices

I once attended a church where one of the pastors suffered larynx damage that slowly but surely robbed him of his voice. read more

Preaching Lesson From A Politician


I heard portions of Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech to a joint session of Congress yesterday. read more

How The Sausage Gets Made

On two different occasions last week, I shared with people here how I prepare sermons. read more

An Unusual Applause Line

Every so often, something I say in a sermon elicits spontaneous applause from the people of Good Shepherd. read more

Files, Files, Files

I have an entire file drawer dedicated to sermon illustrations. read more