In his book The Artist’s Way of Preaching, Charles Denison says, “Most people do not read poetry, but the preacher should!” I wholeheartedly agree. But I will go a step further, I think preachers should listen to poetry as well.
We’re not in Kansas any more,” Dorothy opined in the movie The Wizard of Oz. She didn’t realize she had landed in a new world, but she was quite certain about one thing: she wasn’t at home anymore. A lot of young people experience a similar feeling when leaving for college. One day they’re eating their mom’s homemade fried chicken and the next they’re living on a diet of Ramen noodles.
Hello, my name is Dan DeWitt. I'm a writing, thinking, coffee drinking, husband, father, professor, creative combatant blessed with the tremendous privilege of serving on faculty as the founding director of the Center for Biblical Apologetics & Public Christianity at Cedarville University.