Around the Horn (May 12)

My Prayer for Preaching Here, Nathaniel Martin talks about the importance of carrying an attitude of prayer into the pulpit each time. Four Temptations Young Preachers May Face In this post, Chopo Mwanza offers a

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Around the Horn (May 5)

Preaching That “Draws the Hallelujah” The world is constantly seeking our hallelujahs for its comforts and trifles, but how do preachers coax hallelujahs for what really matters? The Word is Worth the Work "In Bible

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Around the Horn (April 28)

The Speech of the Century: Remembering Teddy Roosevelt’s “The Man in the Arena” "The recent anniversary of Roosevelt’s “The Man in the Arena” speech provides an opportunity to reflect on the enduring relevance of his

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Around the Horn (April 21)

The Absurdity of Preaching "Absurdity arises when we focus on one aspect of our call. The prophet in us wants the sermon to cut to the heart, for heaven and hell are at stake, and

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Around the Horn (April 14)

The Grammar of Puritan Preaching "Just as essential as phonics is for teaching a child how to read, so too the Bible was the sine qua non of Puritan preaching. The Puritans were not just Theo-centric, they

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Around the Horn (April 7)

Find Your Humanity Outside of Yourself In this post, Joel Busby argues that as humans we don't have to create and market ourselves. He writes, "Inventing yourself, making yourself, finding yourself, and taking yourself to

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Around the Horn (March 31)

All of Our Opinions All of the Time One of the dangers of social media is the need people have to share their opinions on everything. As Chris Martin notes, "If you build your platform

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Around the Horn (March 24)

Excellent Parenting is Remarkably Ordinary "As a new parent, when you hold your first child in your arms, there is a swell of emotions. You are humbled by the responsibility to care for this child.

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Around the Horn (March 17)

The Absurdity of Selfishness and the Certainty of Death "Have you ever considered it, the absurdity of selfishness? Think about it. When our sole aim is to make much of ourselves and be made much

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Around the Horn (March 10)

Biblical Interpretation Is More than Stacking Verses "We cannot merely stack up Bible verses, making biblical claims based on a handful of verses that are isolated from their immediate and broader biblical contexts. We must

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