This article first appeared in the Illinois Baptist Resource magazine and is used by permission of the author.
Preaching is, for me, like swimming in the ocean. It is an awesome experience, if you don’t die!
Nothing is more exciting and nothing is more intimidating. Preaching both charges me up and wears me down. It invigorates and it frustrates. It brings me the agony of labor and the joy of birth. It keeps me up at night and gets me up in the morning. Preaching is big and I know it. Continue reading