The pulpit is where we give credibility to the gospel of Jesus Christ, not astronomy, biology, or medicine. This is one of the reasons we wanted to share Dolson’s sermon with you: the message is not first and foremost about science. Rather, science is used to further Dolson’s explication of Psalm 19 as he proclaims the gospel.
ECLAS (Equipping Christian Leaders in an Age of Science) in one of our peer organizations. They recently launched their own blog which includes resources and recommendations for science-engaged worship, including when it comes to preaching, music, the church calendar, and more.
When Greg’s recent sermons weave in some science, we want to share them with you as examples of how preaching with science can work.
What better way to learn how to integrate science in a sermon than by example? Here’s one from Greg that he preached for Trinity Sunday. It includes Augustine, C.S. Lewis, banana slugs, and beauty.
Designed for lectionary preachers, Sustainable Preaching has sermon and worship resources for every Sunday based on the the A, B, and C annual lectionary cycles.