As you may be aware, I have set aside a lot of this year to think about preaching. This is because I’ll probably be doing (at least) a bit of it next year. A number of recent conversations have drawn my attention to the danger for preachers (and those writing about it) of neglecting the full scope, diversity and interdependence of Christian ministry. Hopefully those reading this blog will pull me up when my talking about preaching undermines the priesthood of all believers. Chris Swann wrote a timely warning about this.
Preoccupied with preaching: the danger.