Category: Worship and Preaching

ONLINE JOURNAL

Shauna K. Hannan "Commentary on Psalm 96 (Christmas Eve: Nativity of our Lord)" http://www.workingpreacher.org/preaching.aspx?commentary_id=780
Shauna K. Hannan "Commentary on Psalm 97 (Christmas Day)" http://www.workingpreacher.org/preaching.aspx?commentary_id=781
Shauna K. Hannan "Commentary on Psalm 19 (Third Sunday after Epiphany)" http://www.workingpreacher.org/preaching.aspx?commentary_id=504
Shauna K. Hannan "Writing Sermons for the Ear (Parts 1, 2, 3)" In Working Preacher. June 9 2009 http://www.workingpreacher.org/sermondevelopment.aspx?article_id=210

Although preaching is an oral/aural event, preachers often prepare sermons as they would write term papers. This three-part article offers are a few steps preachers can take in order to craft a sermon that is geared more toward the hearer’s ear.

Shauna K. Hannan "Using Commentaries Faithfully and Effectively" In Working Preacher. April 5 2009 http://www.workingpreacher.org/sermondevelopment.aspx?article_id=210

An assessment of how and why work with commentaries can be appropriated effectively and faithfully for the sake of preaching. The first point addresses attitude toward commentaries. The second concerns timing. And the third pertains to types of commentaries.

Shauna K. Hannan "Encountering the Risen Lord: Reading the Easter Gospels" Spring In Word & World. vol. 24, no. 2, 2004 : 198-203

The article explores the appointed Gospel texts for the season of Easter season (Revised Common Lectionary). These texts provide an opportunity to talk about the surreal and confusing elements of an encounter with the risen Lord.

Shauna K. Hannan "Commentary on Psalm 50:1-6 (Transfiguration of Our Lord)" In Working Preacher. 2009 http://www.workingpreacher.org/preaching.aspx?lect_date=2/22/2009&tab=5&alt=1
Shauna K. Hannan "Commentary on Psalm 25:1-10 (First Sunday in Lent)" In Working Preacher. 2009 http://www.workingpreacher.org/preaching.aspx?lect_date=3/1/2009&tab=5&alt=1
Shauna K. Hannan "Commentary on Psalm 22:23-31 (Second Sunday in Lent)" In Working Preacher. 2009 http://www.workingpreacher.org/preaching.aspx?lect_date=3/8/2009&tab=5&alt=1
Shauna K. Hannan "Commentary on Psalm 19 (Third Sunday in Lent)" In Working Preacher. http://www.workingpreacher.org/preaching.aspx?lect_date=3/15/2009&tab=5&alt=1