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Birthing the Sermon
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Jana Childers
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-05-31 - Publisher: Chalice Press

Where do preachers get their ideas for sermons, and how do they turn those ideas into great sermons week after week? Sharing their experiences, these dynamic women preachers take us through their process from conception, through development, to the actual delivery of the sermon and beyond. Each chapter includes a
Birthing the Sermon
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Jana Childers
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-05-31 - Publisher: Chalice Press

Where do preachers get their ideas for sermons, and how do they turn those ideas into great sermons week after week? Sharing their experiences, these dynamic women preachers take us through their process from conception, through development, to the actual delivery of the sermon and beyond. Each chapter includes a
Preaching Words
Language: en
Pages: 170
Authors: John S. McClure
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-01-01 - Publisher: Presbyterian Publishing Corp

John McClure'sPreaching Wordshighlights the most important ideas in homiletics and preaching, offering short explanations of these ideas, what scholars of preaching are saying about them, and how they can help in today's preaching. Topics range from elements of the sermon (introduction, body, and conclusion) to aspects of delivery, types of
Finding Language and Imagery
Language: en
Pages: 93
Authors: Jennifer L. Lord
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-11-01 - Publisher: Fortress Press

Sermons use words. And though it may seem obvious that preachers should be careful and exacting in word choice, preachers often set aside this aspect of preaching in favor of exegesis, form, and sermonic focus, and make such language work a secondary task. In Finding Language and Imagery, Jennifer L.
Setting the World on Fire
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Laura R. Dejmek
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-19 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

Laypersons receiving a divine call to preach in the Roman Catholic Church may feel caught between a rock and a hard place--both figuratively and ecclesiastically. They may feel constrained between the Rock of Peter and the hard place of resistance to the preaching gift they believe they have and their