David Prince

Dr. David E. Prince, a Regular Contributor to For The Church, is Pastor of Preaching and Vision at Ashland Avenue Baptist Church in Lexington, KY and Assistant Professor of Christian Preaching at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Jul 30

Preaching is Indispensable by David Prince

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.

Jul 9

I, Yet Not I: A Man’s Personality, Spiritual Gifts, and the Glory of God by David Prince

Every man must commit himself to the reality that his life constitutes his own unique and strategic ministry opportunity.

May 28

Church Membership: Loving What Jesus Loves by David Prince

The cruciform community of Jesus does not reckon the world according to the world’s wisdom based on outer distinctions.

May 7

Legalism Does Not Work by David Prince

The citizen of the kingdom of heaven hears the commands of God as embedded in the biblical gospel narrative.

Apr 9

Our Clay Pot Ministry Credential by David Prince

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.

Mar 12

Suffering By Grace by David Prince

The worst injustice and most significant suffering in the history of the cosmos is Jesus the Christ being crucified.

Feb 12

Sermon Delivery Matters by David Prince

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.

Nov 27

What About Me Right Now? by David Prince

Sometimes we prefer the safety of our misery to the promises of God.

Oct 23

Does God Want Me to be Happy? by David Prince

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.

Sep 4

David Prince on The State of Preaching by David Prince

How would you characterize the state of preaching in evangelicalism today?