Engle Institute of Preaching

What Should We Do?

Powery calls the church to value more than just its history and tradition and be reminded of the mission that our baptism has empowered us to do.

What Should We Do?

Song of the Vineyard

Unmet expectations in our ministries tend to discourage persistence and love. The song of the prophet Isaiah is a reminder of God's greater story.

Song of the Vineyard

Make Sure There's a Word in Your Mouth

Life and destiny lie not in the hands of others, or in the hands of ministers. Preaching the story of Balak, Lettsome proclaims that life and destiny lie securely in the hands of God.

Make Sure There's a Word in Your Mouth

Wet Feet

We often wait for God to act on our behalf before stepping into God's promises. But Lettsome says sometimes our feet must get wet, as the Israelites’ did when crossing the Jordan River.

Wet Feet

Hidden Hope

The story of Moses compels believers whose hope is under attack to remember that God has not forgotten them.

Hidden Hope

Finding Yourself

Most clergy experience a dramatic drop in self-esteem after entering ministry, a self-loss Driesell connects to the parable of the prodigal son.

Finding Yourself