Everything God has revealed about Himself is to be proclaimed and the preacher who is faithful to the written Word of God is functioning as God’s mouthpiece to deliver God’s message to the people.
Every man must commit himself to the reality that his life constitutes his own unique and strategic ministry opportunity.
The cruciform community of Jesus does not reckon the world according to the world’s wisdom based on outer distinctions.
The citizen of the kingdom of heaven hears the commands of God as embedded in the biblical gospel narrative.
The triumphant march of the gospel around the globe cannot be explained by man, it can only be explained by God and his awesome, gracious, supernatural power.
The worst injustice and most significant suffering in the history of the cosmos is Jesus the Christ being crucified.
When our manner of delivery conforms to the message of the biblical text, it becomes obvious that the text we are preaching has pierced our own heart.
Sometimes we prefer the safety of our misery to the promises of God.
However, there’s another mistake that is perhaps more common these days. Many people have no problem believing that God wants them to be happy, but then they make the fatal mistake of thinking they get to define happiness.
How would you characterize the state of preaching in evangelicalism today?