Preaching that makes a difference

A few years ago Henry Ward Beecher became a good friend of mine.Over a year-long period when I was researching Henry's preaching and writing a dissertation (Henry Ward Beecher and the Political Pulpit, availabl...

Some average thoughts to begin 1987

While browsing at the sale table of a local book store, I came across a delightful book entitled American Averages by Mike Feinsilber and William B. Mead (Dolphin Books, 1980).The authors describe it as sort of...

John Henry Jowett: A Preacher of Grace

When Jowett preached in the sermon class at Airedale College, Dr. Fairbairn said to his students: "Gentlemen, I will tell you what I have observed this morning: behind that sermon there was a man."That man grew...