How to Preach Peace without Being Tuned Out
Preaching peace does not seem all that controversial. After all, who is against peace?
But what if a preacher tries to get specific about Jesus’ call for us to be not only peace lovers but also peacemakers? This reflection provides 11 ideas about how to preach peace in ways the congregation can hear. It was originally written by the Rev. Dick Watts and then revised by the Rev. Dick Watts and the the Rev. Mark Koenig in 2003. The ideas remain timeless.