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Preaching Through The Year Of Luke : Sermons that work S. - Alling

Preaching Through The Year Of Luke

Sermons that work S.

By: Alling


Published: 1st September 2000
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Preaching Through the Year of Luke is the ninth in a series of books devoted to presenting examples of preaching excellence. These sermons, collected from the 1999 Preaching Excellence Program and from clergy nationwide, use biblical passages for the liturgical year C, which focuses on the Gospel of Luke. Sermons for the major holy days as well as a selection of Sundays throughout the year will be helpful to pastors preparing to preach, as well as lay people who seek a better understanding of the year C lectionary passages.

Forewordp. xi
Introduction: "If These Were Silenced, the Stones Themselves Would Shout!"p. xii
Preaching Through Advent, Christmas, and Epiphany
Revelation at the Teller Windows Second Sunday of Advent: Luke 3:1-6p. 1
The Trouble with Turning Down the Volume Third Sunday of Advent: Luke 3:7-18p. 3
Learning to Be Little Fourth Sunday of Advent: Micah 5:2-4; Luke 1:26-38p. 5
What Is This Light? First Sunday After Christmas: John 1:1-14p. 8
Evermore Second Sunday after the Epiphany: Isaiah 62:1-5; John 2:1-11p. 11
Fishers and Failed Poets Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany: 1 Corinthians 15:1-11; Luke 5:1-11p. 15
A Tale Too Big to Get Your Arms Around Last Sunday after the Epiphany Feast of the Transfiguration: Luke 9:28-36p. 19
Preaching Through Lent and Holy Week
Remembering What We Have Forgotten First Sunday of Lent: Deuteronomy 26:1-11; Luke 4:1-13p. 22
Black Holes Second Sunday of Lent: Genesis 15:1-12, 17-18p. 24
Searching for Squandered Treasure Fourth Sunday of Lent: Luke 15:11-32p. 26
How Much Is Enough? Fourth Sunday of Lent: Luke 15:11-32p. 30
Conjugating the Verb "To Be" Fourth Sunday of Lent: Luke 15:11-32p. 34
The Interval of Freedom Good Friday: John 18:1-19:37p. 37
Preaching Through Easter
Faith like a River The Great Vigil of Easter: Propers for the Liturgyp. 41
A Reason for Wounds in a Risen Body Second Sunday of Easter: John 20:19-31p. 44
Encountering a Singularity Second Sunday of Easter: John 20:19-31p. 46
Faith at Our Fingertips Second Sunday of Easter: John 20:19-31p. 49
Comforter--Counselor--Advocate Sixth Sunday of Easter: John 14:23-29p. 52
Accomplishments and Meetings The Day of Pentecost: Acts 2:1-11p. 55
Preaching Through the Season After Pentecost
The Kingdom's Unexpected Friends Proper Ten: Luke 10:25-37p. 59
"There Is Need of Only One Thing" Proper Eleven: Luke 10:38-42p. 62
Innocent by Association Proper Twelve: Genesis 18:20-33p. 64
Toil for Joy Proper Thirteen: Ecclesiastes 1:12-14; 2:1-7, 11, 18-23; Colossians 3:5-17; Luke 12:13-21p. 67
Strengthening Weak Knees Proper Fifteen: Hebrews 12:1-14p. 70
Unnecessary Burdens Proper Sixteen: Luke 13:22-30p. 72
"Oh, It's You Again!" Proper Seventeen: Ecclesiasticus 10:7-18; Hebrews 13:1-8; Luke 14:1, 7-14p. 74
A Personal Lazarus Proper Twenty-One: Luke 16:19-31p. 76
Standing Outside--Invited In Proper Twenty-Five: Jeremiah 14:1-10, 19-22; Luke 18:9-14p. 78
Burning Questions for God Proper Twenty-Seven: Job 19:23-27; Luke 20:27-38p. 81
The small god of Uncle Ralph Proper Twenty-Eight: Malachi 3:13-4:2a, 5-6; Luke 21:5-19p. 84
Preaching in Perspective: Biblical, Historical, Theological, and Spiritual Essays
Preaching John--WORD and Wordsp. 87
Reflections on Preaching Through the Agesp. 98
Living with Ambiguity as Faithfulness to Christ: Some Implications of Richard Hooker's Theology for an Anglican Homileticp. 106
"That We May Delight in Your Will and Walk in Your Ways"p. 118
Preaching in the Company of Preachers
Adding Our "More" Evensong: Deuteronomy 5:22-33; Luke 16:19-31p. 125
Pregnant with the Word Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Luke 1:39-49p. 127
Word-Bearing Prophets Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary--Evenson: Zechariah 2:10-13; John 3:25-30p. 130
"Oops! I Forgot!" Proper 4, Year A Romans 3:21-25a, 28; Matthew 7:21-27p. 132
Paul, the Problematic "Preaching Parent" Evensong: 2 Corinthians 6:3-7:1p. 136
Coming to the Cliff For the Preaching of the Gospel: Romans 10:5-17; Matthew 10:5-22p. 139
Never the Point of the Story Evensong: 2 Corinthians 7:2-16p. 143
Martyrs and Metanarratives The Martyrs of Uganda: Matthew 24:9-14; Hebrews 10:32-39p. 147
The Nag Evensong: Psalm 59; Luke 18:1-8p. 150
Preaching as Apology Justin Martyr: I Corinthians 1:18-25; John 12:44-50p. 154
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ISBN: 9780819218179
ISBN-10: 0819218170
Series: Sermons that work S.
Audience: BAC
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Published: 1st September 2000
Publisher: Resources for Christian Living
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.0 x 15.5  x 1.17
Weight (kg): 0.25
Edition Number: 1