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Men, Women, and Crying in Public

[Updated from the archives.] Leadership Journal humorously but pointedly addressed the stereotyping of what men supposedly really want out of church in a clever comic entitled Manly Sunday School Classes. The comic panel depicts a bulletin board headed “Men’s Class … Continue reading

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Think You Want To Be A Preacher? Think On This

Are you like this guy, wondering if preaching is your gift? Then go for it, but don’t be surprised: And no matter what, remember this wise advice: Not many of you should become teachers, my fellow believers, because you know … Continue reading

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The Art of Alliteration for Preachers Who Want to Make a Point

I admit I’ve been guilty of absurdly abundant alliteration, at times:

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Being a Cereal (or perhaps Serial) Reader

Cereal boxes would be a bigger slice on my pie chart.  

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It Doesn’t Matter When You Pray

I’ve mentioned before that my wife and I get up early to say prayers. She’s up at 4:00, I’m up at 4:15, and we’re praying together before 4:30. Then it’s out the door to run a few miles together or … Continue reading

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Striving For “Manliness” Is A Fool’s Game

Leadership Journal’s humor newsletter gives weekly doses of funny cartoons and anecdotes. Most of the time. The cartoonist’s point, I think, is to poke a little fun at the speaker and how the men react to him. The point I … Continue reading

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Sunday Funnies: How To Literally Get The Point Of The Sermon


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Sunday Funnies: Communion Buzz

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Sunday Funnies – Suggestive Sermon Prep

Every once in a while I am asked to preach a sermon. This is how my wife helps me prepare: ***

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Sunday Funnies – wallowing at church

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