Before the Sermon

Creating a sermon, for me, is a very taxing process. There have been times where I can write the outline of one in two hours and go about my day. Most of the time though I spend two hours every day forming an outline and then writing a manuscript.  I have slowly gotten better with creating…

Character Sketch: The Blessed Man

PSALM ONE In the third century B.C. lived a man named Theophrastus, a man known as a teacher of philosophy. Many of his works survive to this day, one of the most notable being his Characters. In it, he demonstrates the ancient Greek method of describing people by their actions. As he describes the officious…