Resources on Eugene H. Peterson

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Voices in the desert—whose blessing will we heed? Book Quote by Victoria Emily Jones https://artandtheology.org/2017/03/16/voices-in-the-desert-whose-blessing-will-we-heed/ Book Quote by Victoria Emily Jones Topics: Baptism , Lent , Blessing , Temptation Source: Art & Theology Victoria Emily Jones' post on the temptation of Christ (Mark 1:12-13) features the poem "Tempted" by Eugene Peterson, Gulap Hajarathbai's painting "Temptation," Arcabas' "Prayer," and quotes from Wendy Wright. On Congruence: The Beauty of Uniting Who We Are and How We Act Article by Eugene H. Peterson https://onbeing.org/blog/eugene-peterson-on-congruence-the-beauty-of-uniting-who-we-are-and-how-we-act/ Article by Eugene H. Peterson Topics: Beauty , Preaching , Congregation , Sermon Source: On Being An article by Eugene Peterson reflecting on the spiritual concept of "congruence" and the life-long endeavor of matching inner life to outer behavior. Bono and Eugene Peterson on the Psalms Audio/Video by Bono https://fullerstudio.fuller.edu/bono-eugene-peterson-psalms/ Audio/Video by Bono Topics: Psalms , Music , Art , Writing Source: Fuller Studio Drawing on the relationship between Bono and Eugene Peterson, this video-aided study guide by David Taylor on the Psalms discusses how the Bible uses structure, metaphor, symbol, art and music to convey our relationship with God. A Quote about Sabbath and Creation Sermon Illustration by Eugene H. Peterson http://cep.calvinseminary.edu/?post_type=cfe-readforpreach&p=3274 Sermon Illustration by Eugene H. Peterson Topics: Awareness of God , Creation , Sabbath , Spirituality Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching A short quotation from "Christ Plays in Ten Thousand Places" by Eugene H. Peterson illustrating that we honor creation—the work of God in our lives—by keeping the Sabbath. God, My Shepherd Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2011/05/psalm-23-god-my-shepherd.html Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst Topics: Easter , Goodness , Shepherd , Psalms Source: Re-Worship Psalm 23 paraphrase from "The Message" for Good Shepherd Sunday; links to other translations and paraphrases of the psalm. Preaching Allows for Ambiguity Audio/Video by Eugene H. Peterson http://www.workingpreacher.org/craft.aspx?m=4377&post=2389 Audio/Video by Eugene H. Peterson Topics: Preparation , Sermon , Preaching , Scripture Source: Working Preacher Eugene Peterson offers a word of encouragement to preachers, drawing from the biblical examples of Isaiah, John of Patmos, and Paul. "Preaching is not communication ... it has to allow for ambiguity." The Bible, Poetry, and Active Imagination Audio/Video by Eugene H. Peterson https://onbeing.org/programs/eugene-peterson-the-bible-poetry-and-active-imagination-aug2018/ Audio/Video by Eugene H. Peterson Topics: Imagination , Poetry , Bible Source: On Being Eugene Peterson talks about the Bible, poetry, and imagination. His down-to-earth faith hinges on a love of metaphor and a commitment to the Bible’s poetry as what keeps it alive to the world. (Podcast length: 50:59) Why Can't I Hear God? Article by Nancy Lovell https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/interview-eugene-peterson-why-cant-i-hear-god Article by Nancy Lovell Topics: Listening to God , God's Presence , Mysticism , God's Imminence Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling This article by Nancy Lovell contains an interview in which Eugene Peterson discusses how to have communion with God by setting aside time for listening to God in quiet devotions that consist of prayer and meditation. Ambiguity and Response in Preaching Audio/Video by Eugene H. Peterson http://www.workingpreacher.org/craft.aspx?m=4377&post=2390 Audio/Video by Eugene H. Peterson Topics: Maturity , Spiritual Growth , Holiness , Scripture Source: Working Preacher In this video, Eugene Peterson says there is a lot of ambiguity in scripture, and sermons should leave room for it as well as room for response by listeners. How My Experience as a Pastor Led to "The Message" Audio/Video by Eugene H. Peterson http://www.workingpreacher.org/craft.aspx?m=4377&post=2388 Audio/Video by Eugene H. Peterson Topics: Ministry , Scripture , Exegesis , Congregation Source: Working Preacher In this video, Eugene Peterson talks about how he developed as a pastor from lecturing to the congregation to listening to them, and how "The Message" resulted from that experience. Sermon Illustrations on Words Sermon Illustration by David Hare https://thepastorsworkshop.com/sermon-illustrations-2/sermon-illustrations-words/ Sermon Illustration by David Hare Topics: Sermon , Illustration , Words , Taxes Source: The Pastor's Workshop This collection of sermon illustrations features quotes and stories that demonstrate the power of words and features work by Eugene H. Peterson, Steve May, Ken Gire, and John Piper. Sermon Quotes on Sin Sermon Illustration by Mark Batterson https://thepastorsworkshop.com/sermon-quotes-by-topic/sermon-quotes-sin/ Sermon Illustration by Mark Batterson Topics: Sin , Salvation , Sermon , How Shall I Go To God Source: The Pastor's Workshop This collection of quotes about sin features work from Mark Batterson, Frederick Buechner, Timothy Keller, Eugene H. Peterson, Barbara Brown Taylor, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Robert Louis Stevenson, Stanley Hauerwas, Julian of Norwich, and many more. Sermon Quotes on Discipleship Sermon Illustration by Karl Barth https://thepastorsworkshop.com/sermon-quotes-by-topic/sermon-quotes-discipleship/ Sermon Illustration by Karl Barth Topics: Discipleship , Jesus , Sermon , Disciple Source: The Pastor's Workshop This collection of quotes on discipleship features work from Karl Barth, Mark Batterson, Andrew Murray, J.I. Packer, Eugene H. Peterson, Jim Putnam, James K.A. Smith, Dann Spader, and Dallas Willard. The Historical Rejection of Christianity Sermon Illustration by Eugene H. Peterson http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2007/august/7080607.html Sermon Illustration by Eugene H. Peterson Topics: Culture , Church , Persecution , Gospel Source: Preaching Today An illustration by Eugene H. Peterson about how God's ways have only ever been accepted by a marginal few throughout history. Sermon Quotes on Actions Book Quote by Karl Barth https://thepastorsworkshop.com/sermon-quotes-by-topic/sermon-quotes-actions/ Book Quote by Karl Barth Topics: Sermon , Meaning of Life , Good works , Sacrifice Source: The Pastor's Workshop This collection of quotes features Karl Barth, Frederick Buechner, Eugene H. Peterson, Martin Luther, Parker Palmer, and others addressing topics related to action, good works, behavior, and sacrifice. Busyness Prevents Prayer Sermon Illustration by Eugene H. Peterson http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/1996/may/1761.html Sermon Illustration by Eugene H. Peterson Topics: Prayer , Busyness , Work , Spirituality, piety, devotion Source: Preaching Today This quote by Eugene H. Peterson explains that one can pray during activities and work, but not in busyness. This quote may be used as a sermon illustration on the topic of contemplative prayer. Sermon Quotes on the World Sermon Illustration by Augustine of Hippo https://thepastorsworkshop.com/sermon-quotes-on-the-world/ Sermon Illustration by Augustine of Hippo Topics: Sermon , World Source: The Pastor's Workshop This collection of sermon quotes about the world feature the work of Augustine, Frederick Buechner, Mark Twain, Elwyn Brooks White, Stephen Crane, and Eugene H. Peterson. The World Can't Steal the Ascension Sermon Illustration by Marva J. Dawn http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2008/march/1031708.html Sermon Illustration by Marva J. Dawn Topics: Christmas , Easter , Ascension , Culture Source: Preaching Today An illustration by Marva J. Dawn and Eugene H. Peterson. Unlike Christmas and Easter, our culture is unlikely to appropriate the Ascension. It doesn't quite know what to do with it. The Meaning of a Name Sermon Illustration by Tony Evans https://thepastorsworkshop.com/sermon-illustrations-on-names/ Sermon Illustration by Tony Evans Topics: Name , Names , History , Identity Source: The Pastor's Workshop A collection of sermon illustrations from Eugene Peterson, John Piper, and others on the significance of names. Names tell our story, intimate our essential being, and register our relationships. The God of Exodus and Easter Sermon Illustration by Eugene H. Peterson http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2009/march/4033009.html Sermon Illustration by Eugene H. Peterson Topics: Easter , Forgiveness , God's Deliverance , Freedom Source: Preaching Today This quote by Eugene H. Peterson describing God as the God of Exodus and Easter, points to God's sovereignty as a reason for great hope, assurance, and gospel-driven discipleship (cf., John 9:25, Luke 18:13; Mark 2:17).

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