Resources on Karoline M. Lewis

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Ash Wednesday: Crisis and Repentance Audio/Video by Rolf Jacobson http://www.workingpreacher.org/brainwave.aspx?podcast_id=371 Audio/Video by Rolf Jacobson Topics: Ash Wednesday , Sermon , Community , Repentance Source: Working Preacher This podcast considers texts for Ash Wednesday, suggesting the penitential prayer of repentance from Psalm 51 and the communal crisis from Joel 2 as key preaching themes. Disciples Aren't Greater Than Article by Karoline M. Lewis https://www.christiancentury.org/blogs/archive/2015-09/disciples-arent-greater Article by Karoline M. Lewis Topics: Humility , Pride Source: The Christian Century In this blog, Karoline M. Lewis reflects on Mark 9:30-37 and challenges the notion of "greater than" in the Kingdom of God, admonishing the reader that such suggestions diminish others. And the Gospel Is? Hospitality Article by Karoline M. Lewis http://www.workingpreacher.org/craft.aspx?m=4377&post=3648 Article by Karoline M. Lewis Topics: Hospitality , Discipleship Source: Working Preacher Karoline Lewis' article on Mark 6:1-13 asks us whether we are able to rely on others' hospitality. She explores both our discomfort in receiving hospitality and how to practice "the kind of hospitality that Jesus lived." Throne Mentality Article by Karoline M. Lewis http://www.workingpreacher.org/craft.aspx?m=4377&post=3437 Article by Karoline M. Lewis Topics: Jesus , Thanksgiving , Christ the King Sunday , King Source: Working Preacher Karoline Lewis discusses Christ the King Sunday and how the use of "Throne Mentality" can prepare people for movement forward in the year as well as enhance their understanding of Christ. Helping Women Preachers Find Their Voice Practical How-To by Karoline M. Lewis http://worship.calvin.edu/resources/resource-library/karoline-lewis-on-helping-new-preachers-find-their-voice Practical How-To by Karoline M. Lewis Topics: Preaching , Gender , Feminism , Homiletics Source: Calvin Institute of Christian Worship For beginning preachers, says Karoline M. Lewis in this interview, finding one's authentic voice requires deep self-reflection in a supportive, respectful context. Lewis explores how this challenge unfolds, especially for women. On Hard Yokes and Heavy Burdens Article by Karoline M. Lewis http://www.workingpreacher.org/craft.aspx?m=4377&post=3266 Article by Karoline M. Lewis Topics: Grief , Sorrow , Suffering , God's Presence Source: Working Preacher Karoline Lewis reflects on Jesus' promise in Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30. Being yoked to Jesus does not mean escaping from life's burdens, but Jesus' bearing them with us makes them feel lighter. Spirit Feelings Article by Karoline M. Lewis http://www.workingpreacher.org/craft.aspx?m=4377&post=3623 Article by Karoline M. Lewis Topics: Sermon , Holy Spirit Source: Working Preacher Karoline Lewis reflects on her experience at the Festival of Homiletics in this article. When the Spirit is moving, we may not be able to describe what the Spirit is doing, but we can feel it. Preaching Within the Season: Pentecost Article by Karoline M. Lewis http://www.workingpreacher.org/craft.aspx?m=4377&post=1686 Article by Karoline M. Lewis Topics: Pentecost , Resurrection , Kingdom of God , Ordinary Time Source: Working Preacher Karoline Lewis writes this article to inspire preachers to embrace the message of Pentecost and carry it into the ordinary time of the summer months, making them extraordinary. The Identity of the Incarnated Word Commentary/Exegesis by Karoline M. Lewis https://www.workingpreacher.org/preaching.aspx?commentary_id=2303 Commentary/Exegesis by Karoline M. Lewis Topics: Christmas , Jesus , Identity , Gospel Source: Working Preacher Karoline Lewis's commentary on John 1:1-18 discusses how John presents Jesus as both God's child and "God revealing God's self" in a new way. Focusing on God's "bosom," Lewis reveals the "beloved disciple's" identity as us. Resurrection Witnesses Article by Karoline M. Lewis http://www.workingpreacher.org/craft.aspx?m=4377&post=3587 Article by Karoline M. Lewis Topics: Resurrection , Lectionary , Daily Living , Life Source: Working Preacher Karoline Lewis discusses why it is easy to think of Jesus' resurrection as a historical event rather than a present reality. We need Jesus' reminder that “You are witnesses of these things” (Luke 24:48; Acts 3:15). Gradual Confession Commentary/Exegesis by Karoline M. Lewis https://www.christiancentury.org/article/2008-08/gradual-confession Commentary/Exegesis by Karoline M. Lewis Topics: Confession , Christ , Peter , Messiah Source: The Christian Century Karoline M. Lewis says each believer must offer a personal reply to Jesus’ question, “Who do you say that I am?” in Matthew 16:13-20. Confessing Jesus as Messiah involves the process of discipleship, death and resurrection. Presence in the Present Article by Karoline M. Lewis https://www.christiancentury.org/article/2011-03/sunday-april-10-2011 Article by Karoline M. Lewis Topics: Resurrection , Eternal life , Lent , Easter Source: The Christian Century In this article on John 11-12:10, Karoline M. Lewis maintains that the resurrection of Lazarus is not only a sign of a future eternal life, but also a promise of life with Jesus in the present. Family Matters Article by Karoline M. Lewis http://www.workingpreacher.org/craft.aspx?m=4377&post=3639 Article by Karoline M. Lewis Topics: Family , Quarrelsomeness , Church , Relationship Source: Working Preacher Karoline Lewis' article on Mark 3:20-35 discusses how families can become divided. Exploring the obstacles that prevent reconciliation, Lewis explains that there are occasions in which "separation is the only way a house can remain standing." A Life in Parables Article by Karoline M. Lewis http://www.workingpreacher.org/craft.aspx?m=4377&post=3640 Article by Karoline M. Lewis Topics: Parables , Pastoral leadership , Preaching , Sermon Source: Working Preacher Karoline Lewis discusses parables and how they can be used in preaching. She explains how parables are used and then encourages preachers to use them as well. When Tears Are Wiped Away Sermon Starter/Outline by Karoline M. Lewis http://www.workingpreacher.org/craft.aspx?m=4377&post=3411 Sermon Starter/Outline by Karoline M. Lewis Topics: All Saints' Day , Grief , Hope , Compassion Source: Working Preacher Reflecting on Psalm 34:1-10; Matthew 5:1-12; 1 John 3:1-3; and Revelation 7:9-17 for All Saints' Day, Karoline Lewis suggests preaching on the passage that speaks to your congregation on this day of remembering and grieving. Against Passion Sunday Article by Karoline M. Lewis https://www.christiancentury.org/blogs/archive/2011-04/against-passion-sunday Article by Karoline M. Lewis Topics: Palm Sunday , Praise , Christian Calendar Source: The Christian Century Should we try to hold the palms and the passion together in a single service? In this reflection, Karoline Lewis advocates for Palm Sunday over Passion Sunday, arguing that we need Palm Sunday's moments of praise.... The Courage to Ask Article by Karoline M. Lewis https://www.christiancentury.org/article/2015-08/september-20-25th-sunday-ordinary-time Article by Karoline M. Lewis Topics: Faith , Truthfulness , Truth , Courage Source: The Christian Century Karoline Lewis engages the disciples' fear of questioning Jesus as he again foretells his death in Mark 9:30-32, and encourages Christians to ask and engage in dialogue because "courage to ask is a mark of discipleship."... Falling from Graces Article by Karoline M. Lewis http://www.workingpreacher.org/craft.aspx?m=4377&post=3647 Article by Karoline M. Lewis Topics: Grace , Culture , Church Source: Working Preacher Karoline Lewis, in this article, reflects on graces that surround us. Perhaps what we need is falling from graces so that we can live the gospel—true grace. Stumbling Blocks Everywhere Article by Karoline M. Lewis https://www.christiancentury.org/blogs/archive/2015-09/stumbling-blocks-everywhere Article by Karoline M. Lewis Topics: Faith , Faithfulness , Jesus Source: The Christian Century A reflection by Karoline Lewis on stumbling blocks and Jesus' definition of faith, and Jesus tells us that faith is hard. Joyful Sadness Sermon (Complete) by Karoline M. Lewis http://asermonforeverysunday.com/sermons/b25-the-seventh-sunday-of-easter-year-b Sermon (Complete) by Karoline M. Lewis Topics: Prayer , Joy , Sorrow , Grace Source: A Sermon for Every Sunday Karoline Lewis preaches on prayer from John 17:6-19, in a sermon titled "Joyful Sadness."

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