Book recommendation

The Contemporary Pulpit Library: Semons by J. B. Lightfoot

This was my first introduction to J. B. Lightfoot–and it was a good one.  I was blessed and inspired by each sermon and was particularly pleased with Lightfoot’s three essays on “Christianity and Paganism”. George Alford, an early mentor in my life, through we didn’t call them that back then, encouraged me to regularly read … Continue reading

Humor

Which sermon should I use?

Saturday is the day for finishing up my Sunday Sermon.  A while back I ran across this “Sermon Sampler”; which one do you think I should preach? The Cotton Candy Sermon: Very sweet and full of air. When bitten in to – nothing there. The Stuffed Olive Sermon: Pleasantly fashioned, pleasingly tart.  Stuffed with intellect … Continue reading