The Resurrection of Our Lord • 1 Corinthians 15:1–11 • April 5, 2015


The Resurrection of Our Lord • 1 Corinthians 15:1–11 • April 5, 2015

By David Peter The Occasion for Paul’s Words The first verse of the text begins with these words: “Now I would remind you, brothers.” This formula indicates that Paul is responding to an issue which had been a part of his original instruction to them. In this case, the issue is the resurrection of the body. Apparently the subject ..

The Preacher’s Studio: David Peter

The Preacher’s Studio: David Peter


The Preacher’s Studio: David Peter

The journey from text to pulpit can be a long and winding road, filled with false starts, surprising discoveries, and hard choices along the way. Preacher’s Studio is a chance to take a step back and talk together about the art and craft of preaching. Today’s preacher: DAVID PETER


Easter 6 • Acts 16:6–15 • May 9, 2010


Easter 6 • Acts 16:6–15 • May 9, 2010

Submitted below is a full manuscript of a sermon delivered in the chapel service at Concordia Seminary on April 30, 2010, three days after the spring assignment service (“Call Day”). The reader has permission to utilize any useful aspects of this manuscript in crafting his own sermon based on this text. This manuscript reflects the ..


Proper 12 · Mark 6:45-52 · July 26, 2009


Proper 12 · Mark 6:45-52 · July 26, 2009

By David Peter Exegetical Analysis and Homiletical Treatment: This text is conducive to the development of a sermon which is constructed inductively. This is not only because the text is narrative in form (and thus inherently inductive), but also because it presents a couple of areas of tension for resolution. These tension points are manifested ..