The Sermon That Bites

Today a sermon has to bite. If it doesn't, the people sleep.It used to be that parishioners would be courteous enough to sit up straight, cock their heads in the pulpit's direction and start to listen from word...

Preaching Comes by Praying

“Tough faith” which is needed in the pastorate to help “people move beyond their own barriers” is come upon in the gentleness of prayer. With all the macho emphasis today — not only with Rambo but also with tho...