Advice for Preaching on Tough Issues

October 04, 2012

"An issue is controversial precisely because there are all types of thinking. Reasonable and committed Christians can make a case for every side of any issue." — The Rev. Adam Hamilton.

LEAWOOD, Kan. (UMNS) — Controversial issues need God's light, not Hollywood or political spin. The Rev. Adam Hamilton, senior pastor of United Methodist Church of the Resurrection, one of the denomination's largest U.S. congregations, offers tips for tackling complex moral issues without fear and without dividing a congregation.