Meditation Guides, Prayers, Preaching

Tessarakoste is Upon Us!

Tomorrow night at Bedford Road Baptist Church, we will begin our observance of the Easter Season! This year, we are journeying with the people of Judah as they go through the period known as the Exile. This was a very important time in the development of not just the Hebrew Scriptures and the people's identity… Continue reading Tessarakoste is Upon Us!

Meditation Guides, Preaching, Series

Resources for the Book of Ruth

This Sunday at Grace, we are going to looking at the journey of redemption and rebirth that is the Book of Ruth. Obviously, doing the entire story in one Sunday means that we have to be economical with our exploration of the book's themes. Ruth is one of my favorite books of the Hebrew Scriptures,… Continue reading Resources for the Book of Ruth

Preaching, Worship

Sermo and Homilia

In previous posts, I've talked about sermons and homilies and the difference between the two. This morning, a group of pastors and I were talking about sermons and preaching. If you've been around our church, you know that I teach in bit of an unorthodox way. It is because I believe that we pastors see… Continue reading Sermo and Homilia