Will Willimon tells preachers to put aside sentimentality.
Phillip Cary locates the heart of Protestantism in the gospel promise it reveals.
William Pitts examines the era when the Social Gospel was new—and controversial.
The best preachers, says Russell Mitman, preach liturgically, eschatologically, multi-sensorily, and eight more ways that end in -ly.
Whenever I preached a dense sermon or used too many references, a missionary friend would gently remind me to proclaim the gospel simply.
The Century asked 23 authors to boil Christian proclamation down to just a few words. What is the essence of the essence of Christianity?
In the summer of 1963 I was hanging around Harvard’s libraries, worrying about hermeneutics.