February 2014 “The Indispensable Ministry of Preaching”

In this issue:

Volume 32 February 2014 Number 1

“The Indispensable Ministry of Preaching”



  • Why Do We Preach? A Brief Theology of Preaching the Word of God – Harold Wells
  • Postmodernity and Preaching – Paul Scott Wilson
  • Preaching: A View from the Pew – Michael Cooke
  • The Indispensable Ministry of Preaching – John J. Grady
  • Preaching the Gospel – Beth Pollock
  • The Inner Landscape of the Preacher – Kate Crawford
  • Three Goals for Preaching in our Context – Jeff Crittenden
  • The Writing is on the Wall – Ross A. Lockhart 

From the Heart about the Heart of the Matter 

  • Proclamation is Indispensable – Ross Bartlett


  • Flowers for Maurice Boyd – Malcolm Sinclair


Dogma and Preaching: Applying Christian Doctrine to Daily Life by Joseph Ratzinger – Colin Peterson

And God Spoke to Abraham: Preaching from the Old Testament by Fleming Rutledge – Carmen Palmer

What Christianity Is Not: An Exercise in “Negative” Theology by Douglas John Hall – John McTavish

Psalms for All Seasons: A Complete Psalter for Worship edited by Martin Tel, Joyce Borger and John D. Witvliet – Mac Watts

The United Church of Canada: A History edited by Don Schweitzer – Robert C. Fennell