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Short Posts · 2M ago

Over the Hill

sat in the small, mostly white room. You could say it had a mauve accent. It was cold, though I wasn’t chilled. But, it was cold enough that everything felt almost damp. The cleanliness of t...
Short Posts · 2M ago

A Joke, Three Points, and a Poem

When all you need is just one more “P.” ohn Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progress is one of the most famous English novels. It is a literary classic. The book has a quest plot structure. Christian is ...
Short Posts · 3M ago

This is Your First Rodeo

How to take your first church fter preaching a while, you will be called to your first church. You will not be ready. Depending on the quality of mentoring, some of you are more not ready th...
Short Posts · 4M ago

Adrift

It was in that moment the preacher realized the people’s heads were bobbing like flotsam that hadn’t yet reached the shore. Twenty-two and a half minutes in, I didn’t know where we were. I d...
Short Posts · 7M ago

Crumbs from Spurgeon’s Table

Important lessons from Spurgeon’s sermons, or, Crusts of bread from the prince of preachers to the poorest of preachers. ‘m sure you’ve heard of Charles Spurgeon, right? He was a Baptist pre...
Short Posts · 9M ago

Sermons Like Gummy Worms on Mashed Potatoes

Where do sermons come from? That may seem an odd question, but those kind are the most fun. once attended a week long software training class in the sprawling environs north of Atlanta. A pl...
Short Posts · 1Y ago

Frog Wings

Computer programming and pastoral ministry … and never the twain shall meet. – Rudyard Kipling onald Knuth is a computer scientist most well known for his multi-volume work, The Art of Compu...
Short Posts · 1Y ago

The Purloining Preacher

Pulpit tricks and how to avoid them. arry Houdini is likely the most famous magician from history, or illusionist as they now prefer, and the father of the modern performance art of magic. H...
Short Posts · 1Y ago

Preach the Word

It’s not complicated. Preaching the word means taking the Bible from Genesis to Revelation and preaching it. xpository, or expositional preaching is a common phrase today. It’s trendy now to...
Short Posts · 1Y ago

Preaching Historical Narrative

I don’t know about the devil, but there’s meaning in the details. come from a family of natural-born storytellers. I am not aware of any of them having formal training; it is a talent. When ...