• The Lectionary Gospel

    Matthew 13: 31-33, 44-52

    Author: Scott Hoezee

    In our seminary preaching classes, we familiarize our students with Paul Scott Wilson’s little mnemonic device to ensure sermon unity: The Tiny Dog Is Now Mine or TTDINM in which each of those letters is preceded by… More...

  • Old Testament Lectionary

    Genesis 29: 15-28

    Author: Doug Bratt

    Genesis 29 features one of the oddest, often slimiest groups of characters ever assembled outside a North American reality television show studio.  Thankfully, then, it’s not oily enough to escape the grasp of God’s strong, gracious hand.… More...

  • The Lectionary Psalms

    Psalm 119:129-136

    Author: Stan Mast

    Given a choice, what busy preacher would preach on this reading from Psalm 119?  I mean, it is stanza #17 in an endlessly long, apparently meandering, often boring meditation on a subject that most of your listeners… More...

  • Lectionary Epistle

    Romans 8: 26-39

    Author: Scott Hoezee

    All of us prefer winning over losing. All the world loves a winner. “There is no prize for second place” an old adage assures us. And most of us believe that without question. Once in a while,… More...

  • En Español

    Apocalipsis 11.15-19

    Author: Leopoldo Cervantes-Ortiz

    Y se airaron las naciones, y tu ira ha venido, y el tiempo de juzgar a los muertos, y de dar el galardón a tus siervos los profetas, a los santos, y a los que temen tu… More...