I’m not going to start preaching sermons about current events. I might send out an email or comment on social media. We will likely pray together about it on Sunday. I’ll certainly show how the scripture connects to the world around us, like I always do. But I’m not going to rewrite my sermon on Saturday night to address the thing that just happened earlier that day.
It’s been many years since I filled the pulpit on a weekly basis as a local church pastor. When I first stepped away, preaching was one of the things I missed the most. For several months I found it terribly difficult to attend worship and sit under the preaching of others because, to be honest,…Continue reading Four Mistakes Preachers (Like Me) Make