It is the Spirit that takes the Word of God as the seed, sows it in hearts, and makes them live.
Father, as I preach, guide me in truth. Protect me from error. Show them he’s true. Let them taste of his beauty.
Instead of waiting for the removal of difficulties, we ought to consider them as purposely laid in our way, in order to try the sincerity of our religion.
“Don’t preach them into heaven. Don’t preach them into hell. Just preach the gospel for the people who are there.”
With the advance of secular pluralism, expository preaching must become the church’s strategy for survival.
A day-in-the-life of Southern preaching professor and pastor Hershael W. York.
In a chaotic culture, pastors must rely on the power of God’s Word alone to break through the noise.
North Carolina pastor Andy Davis revitalized his church through verse-by-verse expository preaching
The legacy of SBTS co-founder John A. Broadus: renowned preacher who was a teacher of preachers.
God is holy and we are not, yet that seldom frightens us into action.
I am not worthy to be a minister, but Christ was worthy for me. I do not and will not measure up, but Jesus perfectly measured up for me. The gospel is true for God’s people in the pew and it is true for me, his herald, as well.
You may call it something different, but every pastor knows it well. It is the mental, emotional, and spiritual crash that takes place on Monday as a result of pouring your heart and soul out in the proclamation of God’s Word to God’s people the day before.
How should a preacher handle the occasional failure even after extensive study and spiritual preparation?