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Wheat and Tares and Other Truths about the Kingdom of Heaven Commentary/Exegesis by Karoline M Lewis https://www.workingpreacher.org/dear-working-preacher/wheat-and-tares-and-other-truths-about-the-kingdom-of-heaven Commentary/Exegesis by Karoline M Lewis Topics: Sin , Evil , Theodicy , God's Omnipotence Source: Working Preacher This resource from Karoline Lewis examines Matthew 13:24-30. It focuses on themes of evil, theodicy, and God's power. Stumbling Blocks Commentary/Exegesis by Karoline M Lewis https://www.christiancentury.org/article/2015-08/september-27-26th-sunday-ordinary-time Commentary/Exegesis by Karoline M Lewis Topics: Gospel , Sin Source: The Christian Century Karoline Lewis' reflection on Mark 9:38-50 points out our tendency to place stumbling blocks in the way of others and ourselves. Staying focused on Jesus diminishes the effects of those stumbling blocks. What's So Good About A Shepherd? Article by Karoline M Lewis https://www.workingpreacher.org/dear-working-preacher/whats-so-good-about-a-shepherd Article by Karoline M Lewis Topics: Jesus , John , Preaching , Sermon Source: Working Preacher What makes Jesus the good shepherd? Karoline Lewis shares her insights on John 10:11-18, cautioning the preacher from settling for easy dichotomies between "good" and "bad." Boundless Discipleship Article by Karoline M Lewis https://www.christiancentury.org/article/2008-08/boundless-discipleship Article by Karoline M Lewis Topics: Discipleship , Purity Source: The Christian Century Setting the pericope in its broader context, Karoline Lewis argues that Jesus’s interaction with the Canaanite woman in Matthew 15:10-28 is actually about redefining defilement and purity. Baptismal Blessings? Commentary/Exegesis by Karoline M Lewis https://www.workingpreacher.org/dear-working-preacher/baptismal-blessings Commentary/Exegesis by Karoline M Lewis Topics: Baptism , Lectionary , Grace Source: Working Preacher In this article, Karoline Lewis reflects on Mark 1:1-11 and wonders if we have domesticated the text. The truth is that there is nothing tame, complacent or orderly about baptism. The Return of Palm Sunday Article by Karoline M Lewis https://www.christiancentury.org/article/2011-03/sunday-april-17-2011 Article by Karoline M Lewis Topics: Palm Sunday , Liturgy , Jesus , King Source: The Christian Century In this article on Matthew 21:1-11, Karoline Lewis argues for the return of Palm Sunday observance, a day when God's reality and the world's reality are held in tension. The Power of Women in Ministry Practical How-To by Karoline M Lewis http://worship.calvin.edu/resources/resource-library/karoline-lewis-on-the-power-of-women-in-ministry Practical How-To by Karoline M Lewis Topics: Sexuality , Gender , Women , Power Source: Calvin Institute of Christian Worship An interview with author Karoline Lewis, whose book 'She' discusses the unique challenges faced by women navigating life in ministry. Power, vulnerability, and embodiment all play a role. How is the Bible Organized? Audio/Video by Karoline M Lewis http://www.enterthebible.org/blog.aspx?m=3783&post=534 Audio/Video by Karoline M Lewis Topics: Bible Source: Enter the Bible In this article, Karoline Lewis explains the organization of the Protestant, Roman Catholic, and Jewish Scriptures. Theology and Vulnerability Article by Karoline M Lewis https://www.ministrymatters.com/all/entry/7811/theology-and-vulnerability Article by Karoline M Lewis Topics: Fear , Ministry , Church , Preaching Source: Ministry Matters Exploring why we fear rejection from sharing our theologies, this book excerpt from Karoline Lewis' "She: Five Keys to Unlock the Power of Women in Ministry" encourages leaders to challenge the status quo by speaking truthfully. God on the Loose Commentary/Exegesis by Karoline M Lewis http://www.enterthebible.org/blog.aspx?m=3783&post=3220 Commentary/Exegesis by Karoline M Lewis Topics: Hermeneutics , Words Source: Enter the Bible In this video, Karoline Lewis explains the value in reading multiple Bible translations. Using examples from the Gospel of Mark, she makes the point that the words we choose shape the way we see God's activity. Preaching the Bible and the News Article by Karoline M Lewis https://www.workingpreacher.org/culture/preaching-the-bible-and-the-news-challenges-and-opportunities Article by Karoline M Lewis Topics: Pastoral leadership , Preaching , Leading Worship , Sermon Source: Working Preacher Preaching is and should be different than an evening newscast. This article for preachers by Karoline Lewis explores the challenges and opportunities of preaching about current events. Kangaroo care Article by Karoline M Lewis https://www.christiancentury.org/blogs/archive/2011-04/kangaroo-care Article by Karoline M Lewis Topics: God , Resurrection , Relationship , Care Source: The Christian Century In this reflection on John 1:18, Karoline Lewis recalls giving "kangaroo care" to her son who was born prematurely and reflects on the deep intimacy we have with God through Jesus. What Does Grace Mean? Commentary/Exegesis by Karoline M Lewis http://www.enterthebible.org/blog.aspx?m=3783&post=3460 Commentary/Exegesis by Karoline M Lewis Topics: Grace , John Source: Enter the Bible What does "grace" mean? Karoline Lewis' 2 minute video talks about this much-used term. Though "grace" is used four times in the first chapter of John, the rest of the Gospel demonstrates what grace looks like. Epiphany Expectations Sermon Starter/Outline by Karoline M Lewis https://www.workingpreacher.org/dear-working-preacher/epiphany-expectations Sermon Starter/Outline by Karoline M Lewis Topics: Epiphany , Lectionary , Identity , God's Presence Source: Working Preacher Reflecting on John 1:43-51, Karoline Lewis suggests that the moments of revelation in which we find Jesus are also when we find ourselves. Our self-perception necessarily changes. Paul as Pastor Audio/Video by Karoline M Lewis http://www.enterthebible.org/blog.aspx?m=3783&post=3655 Audio/Video by Karoline M Lewis Topics: Paul , Pastor , Community Source: Enter the Bible In this short video, Karoline Lewis provides insight on the Apostle Paul as a pastor who cares deeply about communities of faith that are experiencing transition and conflict. Advent & Christmas Article by Karoline M Lewis https://www.workingpreacher.org/worship/preaching-within-the-season-advent-christmas Article by Karoline M Lewis Topics: Advent , Hope , Preaching , Busyness Source: Working Preacher In this article, Karoline Lewis offers practical suggestions to address the challenges of preaching hope during the season of Advent—a time when hope can be drowned out by other worries. When Tears Are Wiped Away Sermon Starter/Outline by Karoline M Lewis https://www.workingpreacher.org/dear-working-preacher/when-tears-are-wiped-away 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. Tending the Vineyard Article by Karoline M Lewis https://www.workingpreacher.org/dear-working-preacher/tending-the-vineyard Article by Karoline M Lewis Topics: Preaching , Culture , Violence , Judgment Source: Working Preacher In this article, Karoline Lewis writes on Matthew 21:33-46 (parable of vineyard and wicket tenants) and Walter Brueggemann’s teaching: preaching should prophetically address US totalism and market ideology with judgment and hope. An Embodied Lent Article by Karoline M Lewis https://www.workingpreacher.org/dear-working-preacher/an-embodied-lent Article by Karoline M Lewis Topics: Lent , Preaching , Incarnation , Sermon Source: Working Preacher In this article, Karoline Lewis offers a deep reflection on incarnational preaching, focusing on how our body embodies the truth of the Gospel. Lewis invites us, "embody your body." Just Praise Sermon Starter/Outline by Karoline M Lewis https://www.workingpreacher.org/dear-working-preacher/just-praise Sermon Starter/Outline by Karoline M Lewis Topics: Christmas , Praise , God's Presence , Evil Source: Working Preacher For preaching the first Sunday after Christmas, Karoline Lewis says we need Anna and Simeon (Luke 2:22-40) to help us praise God in responding to God's presence and resisting evil.