Are you Preaching an old west mythology or are you preaching in the real world?
The Parables have power, but how do you preach them? Do you preach them as a monument to the status quo? Do you preach them after a few minutes of analysis? Do you preach them simply to illustrate pretty tame points in your sermons? Or do you let them attack us in our deep beliefs […]
We are going to begin a series of posts about the myths of Black Preaching. There are a number of these that we need to clarify if we are going to understand how black Preaching helps us. the first of these myths is that Black Preaching is primarily about preaching style. Often when one thinks […]
It is interesting how many budding preachers turn on the television and think that copying the various personalities is effective preaching.Â Â They end up with superficial copies of some preachers.Â Sometimes they even copy preachers with incorrect or superficial theology.Â So you end up with a superficial copy of a superficial original.Â Certainly I am […]
I was talking to a laymember the other day who was very excited about a sermon he had heard. The member gave me all four of the points of the sermon and was excited about applying the sermon to his daily life. Interestingly enough, he searched on the internet to try to find this sermon […]