Hermeneuts is a place to begin conversation about preaching. It appears that preaching is increasingly being overlooked in many arenas as a voice in society (and sadly even as a voice in the church). This conversation recognizes preaching as the frontline of biblical interpretation. Perhaps we can make a greater contribution to both the world and the church at large by becoming more intentional about issues of the text, interpretation, and the craft of preaching. Here is an attempt in that direction.