Redlining and White Noise Part 10

I recently had the opportunity to sit down and have a conversation with Charles Rotramel and Gregg Taylor as a part of their excellent podcast, ReClaimed. We talked about my work on Willie Earle’s lynching and the preaching that happened because of it, as well as how the future of the church can be changed byContinue reading “Redlining and White Noise Part 10”

Don’t Be Afraid to Ask Questions

As you prepare to preach the Word of the Lord this week, I want to share a little piece from this week’s Pulpit Resource. For some time now, I have written this weekly resource to help encourage, support, and enable the work of preachers like you, tasked with the awesome burden of proclaiming the Gospel.  IContinue reading “Don’t Be Afraid to Ask Questions”

Taking Confirmation Out of the Classroom

This year Abingdon Press brings out a new and revised edition of Making Disciples, my apprenticeship based approach to Confirmation. Since Making Disciples was launched a couple of decades ago, it has been used in thousands of churches of dozens of different denominations.  The new revision strengthens and updates the program, innovative in its inception,Continue reading “Taking Confirmation Out of the Classroom”