How would you characterize the state of preaching in evangelicalism today?
Every sermon should have a destination. It also needs a clear path to get there. A sermon outline charts the path for the sermon to reach its intended destination. Good sermons have effective outlines. A sermon is more than an outline. But it is not less. The outline gives structure to the message. That structure […]
Preacher, take some extra time and work to compress your sermons.
After preaching, you must prepare yourself for attacks by the Enemy and the flesh.
What steps should a preacher take to preacher a sound, clear, and helpful sermon?
How do you write sermons? Describe your sermon preparation process.
Biblical preaching seeks to explain the meaning of a passage of scripture and exhort the hearer to respond to the truth. Faithful preaching is truth-driven. The goal of the preacher’s exegetical study should be to find to truth of the text. The passage may mention anxiety, prayer, thanksgiving, peace, and even refer to the Lord […]
Spurgeon preached thousands of sermons. He also knew that conversions alone do not make ministry great, but only faithfulness.
The proportion varies, but both indicatives and imperatives must be present with enough significance to inform behavior and stir affections for Christ’s honor.
Untangle your thoughts by writing them out. Strive for clarity. Know where you are going.