Douglas D. Webster
Douglas D. Webster teaches pastoral theology and preaching at Beeson Divinity School in Birmingham, Alabama, and is the pastor of Central Presbyterian Church in New York City.
Confrontation and hesitation
The early church fathers had a saying: "The best bishop is a bad bishop." In other words, we sometimes grow more through adversity than we do by encouragement and supportive spiritual direction.
August 29, 2011
Sunday, September 4, 2011: Ezekiel 33:7-11; Matthew 18:15-20
If the watchman doesn't "sound the trumpet" and dissuade the wicked from their ways, the Lord promises to hold the watchman accountable.
August 23, 2011
Causes worthy of sacrifice
God sent Moses on a mission to rescue his people from oppression. He was asked to risk his life in a costly but exciting adventure--a mission of compassion and justice on behalf of a million other people.
August 22, 2011
Sunday, August 28, 2011: Exodus 3:1-15
The life of Moses is so large and significant that it's hard to imagine that we have anything in common with him—until he opens his mouth. As soon as he starts to talk he sounds just like us....
August 16, 2011
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