58 episodes of Art of the Sermon since the first episode, which aired on October 26, 2015.
Episode 58: Identity and Preaching - An Interview with Rev. Justin Coleman
February 15th, 2018
44 mins 2 secs
Rev. Justin Coleman is the lead pastor of University United Methodist Church in Chapel Hill, NC. Justin joins us to talk about how his upbringing and identity have shaped his preaching and leadership.
Episode 57: The Original Storyteller - An Interview with Robert Carnes
February 1st, 2018
38 mins 8 secs
Robert Carnes is an author and the Managing Editor for the Orange Group in Atlanta, GA. Robert joins us today to talk about the elements and power of storytelling and his new devotional "The Original Storyteller."
Episode 56: Breaking the First Rule of Preaching
January 18th, 2018
12 mins 6 secs
Preaching classes, textbooks, and workshops recommend that we start our sermons with something compelling—a story, joke, fact, or question. But some of the best communicators in the church ease into sermons on occasion. This episode explores when and how to do that effectively.
Episode 55: Living for Another - An Interview with Brent Gambrell
January 4th, 2018
35 mins 36 secs
Brent Gambrell is President of Brent Gambrell Ministries in Nashville, TN, and the author of the new book "Living for Another." Brent joins us today to talk about why self-help preaching is the opposite of what we should be doing.
Episode 54: 2017 Year in Review
December 21st, 2017
36 mins 2 secs
We take a look back at some of the most interesting moments from the show's second year!
Episode 53: Songwriting and the Art of Christmas - An Interview with Ryan O'Neal (Sleeping At Last)
December 7th, 2017
50 mins 3 secs
christmas, music, songwriting
Ryan O'Neal is the singer/songwriter behind Sleeping At Last. Ryan joins us to talk about his songwriting process and Christmas through the eyes of an artist.
Episode 52: The Grace of Dogs - An Interview with Andrew Root
November 16th, 2017
39 mins 44 secs
dogs, grace, writing
Andrew Root is the Olson Baalson Associate Professor of Youth and Family Ministry at Luther Seminary in St. Paul, MN. Andrew joins us today to talk about the writing process and heart behind his new book "The Grace of Dogs."
Episode 51: Preparing for and Preaching Advent - An Interview with Rev. Katie Z. Dawson
November 2nd, 2017
32 mins 49 secs
Rev. Katie Z. Dawson is the Lead Pastor of Immanuel United Methodist Church in Des Moines, IA. Katie joins us to talk about preparing for Advent and perspectives on the season we may overlook.
Episode 50: Preaching as Leadership - An Interview with Carey Nieuwhof
October 19th, 2017
48 mins 22 secs
Carey Nieuwhof is a podcaster, author, and Pastor of Connexus Church in Barrie, Ontario, Canada. Carey joins us to talk about preaching as a tool for and act of leadership.
Episode 49: Preaching Through a Dry Season - An Interview with Rev. Dalton Rushing
October 5th, 2017
37 mins 47 secs
dry seasons, prayer, preaching
Rev. Dalton Rushing is the Senior Pastor of Decatur First United Methodist Church in Decatur, GA. Dalton joins us to talk about preaching through and out of spiritually dry seasons.