Category Archives: preaching

Theological Triage and Pulpit Supply Ministry

The following article is an excerpt from my book, Pulpit Supply Handbook: Answering Twelve Frequently Asked Questions. I was recently reminded of an article Dr. Al Mohler posted almost 9 years ago, entitled “A Call for Theological Triage and Christian Maturity” (click … Continue reading

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DEAL ALERT: Crossway Grab Bag Deal Through April 20

Crossway has good deals on several books now through April 20 (Kindle editions). Preaching the Cross is a good collection of written versions of the messages delivered at the 2006 (inaugural) Together for the Gospel conference.  Included are two very helpful … Continue reading

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“There’s a Psalm for That”

In our highly technological age, we often assume that any problem can be tackled with a computer program, mobile app, or invention.  And we certainly have seen a number of needs addressed.  I use my phone on a daily basis … Continue reading

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Preaching and Statistics

95% of people who read the first paragraph of this article will not finish it.  According to a study done by the …. okay, just kidding. Seriously, though – have you ever considered why we use statistics and what they … Continue reading

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Tips for the Proper Use of Commentaries in Sermon Preparation

Here are links to the four articles in this series: 1. How NOT to use a Bible commentary 2. How TO use a Bible commentary 3. How to CHOOSE a Bible commentary 4. Where to FIND Bible commentaries

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Free Download: Sermon Log Template

A sermon log can be a great tool to help keep track of one’s preaching history and income for accurate reporting for the next tax year.  It basically consists of a record, based on a given year, of the dates, … Continue reading

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Studying and Preaching the Bible in the Digital Age (Part 4 of 4): Resources for Presenting Lessons and Sermons

This is part 4 of a 4 part series. Part 1 is here; Part 2 is here; Part 3 is here. Several resources are available to help in presenting lessons/messages and in recording them. Presenting For the following, you will need a … Continue reading

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