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Preaching in the Power of the Holy Spirit

Four practices to help us stay connected to the power of the Holy Spirit throughout the sermon process.

Preaching in the Power of the Holy Spirit

Can I be honest with you?

What a horrifying title for an article.

Why?

Because I have never met a preacher who didn't believe that their preaching was anything other than done in the power of the Spirit!

And then you add on top of that, that there might be no greater battleground in the body of Christ than the person and work of the Spirit.

Totally horrifying!

But as I write this article, I am going to try my best to unpack what I believe preaching in the power of the Spirit actually looks like.

Are you ready? Here are four practices that help me stay connected to the power of the Spirit throughout the sermon process.

Word-centered

The Spirit of God inspired the Word of God. Of course every preacher has read this passage: "All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness, that the man of God may be complete, thoroughly equipped for every good work." (2 Tim. 3:16-17). So plain and simple. This ...

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Timi Olatunji

August 16, 2017  6:36pm

Thank you Daniel Fusco for the well-caved and precise write up. It is very contemporary and absorbable. I have desiring Improving myself along these lines. Thank you sir. So grateful.

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Anton Joubert

July 25, 2017  8:48am

My apologies for the typo - I meant to type uncompromising TRUTH

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Anton Joubert

July 25, 2017  8:44am

Thanks you have blessed me. Compromised Truth

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Glennis Rogerson

July 24, 2017  10:35am

I loved this the words are so true but makes one think. I wish someone would provide a course on how to write the prayers of Intercession, welcoming prayers and also offertory prayers. I really need that tuition. I can find books of prayers but not how to write them. I get into a fearful muddle.

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