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Nicodemus in the Shadows Peter Wallace's reflection on Jesus’ ministry and death, based on texts from the gospel of John, is written from the perspective of Nicodemus who questions what it would be worth risking to stand with Jesus. Resource type: Sermon (Complete) Source: Day1 Author: Peter Wallace
Doubting Thomas This 19th century painting by Carl Bloch depicts Doubting Thomas from John 20:27-29. Resource type: Image Source: carlbloch.com Author: Carl H. Bloch Faithful Doubt In this sermon starter on the story of Thomas, David Lose reminds us that doubt is not the opposite of faith but an essential ingredient—hardboiled realism is an asset to vibrant faith. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline Source: Working Preacher Author: David J. Lose Doubt In this article, video suggestions addressing doubt are suggested and summarized for use with John 20:19-31 (the story of “doubting Thomas”). Resource type: Audio/Video Source: Re-Worship Author: Christine Longhurst Doubting Thomas This 15th century painting by Luca Signorelli depicts Doubting Thomas from John 20:24–29, where he didn't believe the resurrection until he touched the holes in Jesus' hands and feel the gash in Jesus' side. Resource type: Image Source: wga.hu Author: Luca Signorelli Doubt: The companion of faith Frederick Buechner's quote speaks of the inevitability and the usefulness of doubt: "Doubts are the ants in the pants of faith. They keep it awake and moving." Resource type: Book Quote Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching Author: Frederick Buechner The Seed of Doubt The old monks aren’t scandalized by our doubts. They think of doubt as the seed of faith, “a sign that faith is alive and ready to grow.” A sermon illustration by Kathleen Norris for Mark 9:24. Resource type: Sermon Illustration Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching Author: Kathleen Norris The Gift of Doubt Many people work hard to cast out all doubts, but author and activist Chris Heuertz says doubt can be one of the best gifts to communities in this film. Could that be true? Resource type: Audio/Video Source: The Work of the People Author: Christopher L. Heuertz Doubt In this video interview, Peter Rollins uses the examples of Christ on the cross and Mother Theresa to challenge the misconception that doubt falls outside of the Christian life. Resource type: Audio/Video Source: The Work of the People Author: Peter Rollins Full Text Hymns on Doubt God of my faith, I offer you my doubtPD
Blessed Thomas, doubt no longer©
Away, My Doubts, Be Gone, My FearPD
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When God Shows Up: What’s a Doubting Functional Deist To Do? Karina Kreminski cites her experience of God's provision to challenge the "functional deism" of many Christians who employ a "hermeneutic of doubt" that God works directly in their lives. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline Source: Missio Alliance Author: Karina Kreminski Faith and Doubt In this article, David Lose discusses the realism of 'doubting Thomas.' In the story Thomas's encounter with the risen Christ, doubt is not the opposite of faith but part of its truth. Resource type: Article Source: Working Preacher Author: David J. Lose Doubt Will Montei, guest writing for "The Twelve", offers a stirring personal reflection on doubt and faith. Resource type: Article Source: The Twelve Author: Will Montei Doubting Thomas and Story as Sign In this blog post on John 20:24-31, Debra Rienstra reflects on the story of "doubting Thomas" and the way that signs point us toward belief. Thomas, and believers today through stories like that of Thomas, come... Resource type: Article Source: The Twelve Author: Debra Rienstra Doubts Can Lead Us to Faith This reflection by John van de Laar focuses on the disciples' struggles to understand Jesus's resurrection (John 20:24-29). They are an example of how doubt is a part of deepening faith. Resource type: Devotional Source: Sacredise Author: John van de Laar Doubt in the Christian Faith Using these passages a sermon could be written focusing on doubt in the Christian faith. Was Thomas wrong? Or a sermon focusing on the Holy Spirit as it empowers testimony and ministry. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline Source: Discipleship Ministries
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