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Mandy Smith

Preaching Pictures from Revelation

Mandy Smith
Crafting sermons that evoke images, movement, and emotion.

I expected my sermon series on Revelation to challenge me and my congregation. But I didn't expect that it would also stretch the way I prepared my sermons. ...

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Mark Buchanan

Recreating the Dynamics of the Text

Mark Buchanan
Shape your sermon around what the text is trying to do, not just what it's trying to say.

I once, as part of a series, preached Psalm 131. The psalm is so short I can reprint it here in its entirety:

My heart is not proud, LORD, my eyes are ...
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Daniel Fusco

Preaching Upward, Inward, and Outward

Daniel Fusco
Our sermons should encourage our hearers to love God, love themselves, and love others.

I have a confession: preaching freaks me out. A lot. I think when any pastor is honest with themselves about it, it freaks them out as well.

Think about ...

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John Mark Comer

Preaching on Vocation

John Mark Comer
Our work is one of the main ways to participate in the mission of Jesus.

The longer I preach, the more I realize that in the fight for the kingdom of God, my arch nemesis isn't liberalism, conservatism, secularism, pluralism, ...

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Matthew D. Kim

The Preacher's 'Forgotten God'

Matthew D. Kim
3 ways to incorporate the Holy Spirit in our preaching.

When I was candidating for my first full-time pastoral position, one of the assistant pastors at the church looked me up and down with his arms folded ...

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