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Good Preachers Struggle

The fact that you are struggling is not a sign that you are inadequate as a preacher. If you were never perplexed about what to preach on, it might indicate ...

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The Loving Preacher

To love to preach is one thing--to love those to whom we preach, quite another.

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The Best Profession

The Christian ministry is the worst of all trades, but the best of all professions.

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Sermons Should be Hard

I've heard a lot of sermons in the past 10 years or so that make me want to get up and walk out. They're secular, psychological, self-help sermons. ...

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Prayer Better Than Preaching

I'd rather be able to pray than to be a great preacher; Jesus Christ never taught his disciples how to preach, but only how to pray.

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The Pastor's "Can" and "Can't"

I cannot fill the sanctuary with people, but I can fill the service with purpose. I cannot convince people they are sinners, but I can confess that I ...

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Spiritual Awakening?

Sermons affect different people in different ways: some rise to go greatly strengthened; some awake greatly rested.

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Leader's Prayer

Lord, fill my mouth with worthwhile stuff, And nudge me when I've said enough.

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Don't Speak Too Soon

Would-be theologians ... must be on their guard lest by beginning too soon to preach they rather chatter themselves into Christianity than live themselves ...

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