Sermon Development

Sermon Development
Taizé, Silence and Preaching

It might seem that an article about silence for a preaching website would be a [...]

Sermon Development
Study Confirms and Challenges Preachers

It seems like a no-brainer. Yet preachers rarely seek direct [...]

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Preaching That Flows

“He who controls the pace, controls the victory.” Scrawled on a whiteboard in his office, we find [...]

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The Gift of Silence: How I Lost a Vocal Cord and Found My Voice

“Now there was a great [...]

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The Preacher and the Library

“How shall they hear,” Paul wonders, “without a preacher?” (Romans 10:14 KJV). And I might [...]

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Praying the Text

Let’s face it. Preachers can sometimes experience a good deal of pressure to get that next sermon [...]

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Preparing to Preach by Memorizing the Scripture

It happens more often than I’d like to admit. While [...]

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Preaching from a Manuscript is Not Heresy

I have a recurring nightmare in which I am in [...]

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From Text to Sermon

In many of our denominations, the Sunday sermon is somewhat dictated by a given text in the [...]

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Returning to preaching the Gospel and nothing but the Gospel, Part III

In Matthew 28:16-20, we read [...]