Sermon Series: Biblical Leadership

By Dan Flanagan
3 Weeks Week 1: Leadership without Fear 2 Samuel 5:1-5 Max DePree begins his book Leadership Jazz with a story about his granddaughter. Zoe was born prematurely, weighing one… read more

Review: Preaching in Plenty and in Want

By Eric Van Meter
With Preaching in Plenty and in Want (Judson, 2011), author Matthew Tennant offers a simple suggestion: since economic realities dominate the daily lives of so many people… read more

Review: Reading the Bible for All the Wrong Reasons

By Patricia Farris
Russell Pregeant, former lecturer in New Testament at Andover Newton Theological School, is Professor of Religion Emeritus and Chaplain at Curry College. He brings scholarship and … read more

First Things First

By Guy Ames
Luke 10:38-42 Poor Martha; she seems to be lost in the New Testament story. Of all people, Jesus should have recognized and congratulated Martha for her servant heart. We can all… read more

Review: The Beauty of the Word

By Eric Van Meter
Those of us who sense the obligation to preach do so in full knowledge of our inability to preach. This thought, borrowed from imminent theologian Karl Barth, is both the problem… read more

Dead Man Walking: A Sermon Series for the Burned-Out

By Martin Thielen
One of my favorite cartoons depicts a burned-out, middle-age businessman. It begins with him saying, "At age eighteen I was married. As my bride walked down the aisle, I remember… read more

Oral Tradition: How the Bible Came to Be

By Michael Williams
Several years ago, before a speaking engagement, I arrived early and was able to attend worship that Sunday. I entered the sanctuary and noticed the stained glass windows. Each… read more

Review: Back to Zero

By Eric Van Meter
People across the United Methodist Church are voicing both a desire to reclaim the best of our heritage and a deep dissatisfaction with the institutional church as it currently… read more

By the Spirit

By Jacqui King
By the Spirit—The Baptism of the Lord read more

The Library

By Adam Thomas
When you read God's Word, you must constantly be saying to yourself, "It is talking to me, and about me." (Søren Kierkegaard) The king went up to the house of the LORD, and … read more

Heavenly Praise and Worship

By Roberto L. Gómez
Revelation 5:11-14 One of the great joys of my life is that once in a while God gives me a glimpse of heaven. Each glimpse has been an experience of great joy and wonder. Some… read more

Divine Persona

By Dan Flanagan
Luke 11:1-4 Psychiatrist Gerald May begins his book Addiction and Grace with a bold statement: "I am convinced that all human beings have an inborn desire for God" (Addiction and… read more
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