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What to Pray Before You Preach

Prayer is one of the most important aspects of sermon preparation — not only the morning of preaching but all throughout the week as well. Most pastors know this. But when you pray — what should you pray for? “Whatever comes to mind” is usually

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5 Questions Your Listeners Will Have When They Hear You Preach

As a preacher, your aim is to please God and God alone. But that doesn’t mean it is entirely unhelpful to consider what questions your audience may have when they listen to you preach. This is especially true for new preachers or when you’re preaching

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Expository Sermon Outline Example

I like to be organized when writing sermons. While there is a myriad of ways to write a faithful Bible sermon, I find some sort of sermon outline helpful during my sermon writing process. Below you will find an expository sermon outline example. I got

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7 Key Concepts for Biblical Preaching

#1. IDENTIFY THE BIG IDEA from Haddon Robinson All sermons must have ONE idea. Preachers may say many things, but the sermon must communicate one thing. Every text when studied, therefore, must be reduced to one pregnant statement composed of a subject and a complement.

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What Is Expository Preaching?

Expository Preaching is a form of preaching that people talk about in books, at conferences, and online. But it’s become one of those things that’s often described but rarely defined. I’ll ask: What is the definition of expository preaching? What Is Expository Preaching? It’s important

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