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Clothing Tips for Ministers

Do you have some questions about “dressing up” as a preacher? This is not about whether one should wear a full suit or business casual or similar questions, but about those times that you know you will be wearing a … Continue reading

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Basic Sermon Prep Steps – Alistair Begg

Here’s Pastor Alistair Begg’s basic approach to preaching: 1. Think yourself empty. 2. Read yourself full. 3. Write yourself clear. 4. Pray yourself hot. 5. Be yourself, but don’t preach yourself. You can read a more detailed explanation at the blog of “Unashamed Workman,” (a … Continue reading

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The Man of God Is a Man on the Run

“A man of God is a lifelong fugitive, fleeing those things that would destroy him and his ministry…. A man of God is known not only by what he runs from, but also by what he runs toward.  Behind are the sins … Continue reading

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Quick Guide to Sermon Preparation

Dr. Hershael York, pastor of Buck Run Baptist Church in Frankfort and preaching professor at Southern Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky, presented a helpful one-session workshop on sermon preparation in the midst of the 2007 Power in the Pulpit Conference. You … Continue reading

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A. T. Robertson on When Not to Evaluate Your Ministry

“It is a great mistake for any preacher to reach a final conclusion [regarding his ministry] in his moments of despondency.” ~ A. T. Robertson You can follow A. T. Robertson quotes on Twitter: http://twitter.com/ATRobertson

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Do You Preach “Christ Crucified”?

“If ‘Christ crucified’ has not His rightful place in your sermons, and sin is not exposed as it should be, and your people are not plainly told what they ought to believe, and be, and do – your preaching is … Continue reading

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Helpful Book for Knowing and Overcoming the Enemy’s Strategy

When dealing with an enemy, victory is impossible apart from a knowledge of the enemy’s strategy and a plan that will thwart his approach.  From the first temptation (Genesis 3) and throughout the Scriptures, Satan has employed strategic means to … Continue reading

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Resources to Diagram a Passage by Arcing/Tracing

Arcing and tracing are great ways to analyze the flow of an argument in a passage, especially discourse (such as the epistles; it is more difficult to use for narratives). Note: Arcing and Tracing have the same goal. Arcing uses … Continue reading

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Philippians 1:1, Part 2

Click here to read part 1 (“Paul and Timothy”) Paul and Timotheus, the servants of Jesus Christ, to all the saints in Christ Jesus which are at Philippi, with the bishops and deacons: (Philippians 1:1, KJV) “The servants of Jesus … Continue reading

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Philippians 1:1, Part 1

Paul and Timotheus, the servants of Jesus Christ, to all the saints in Christ Jesus which are at Philippi, with the bishops and deacons: (Philippians 1:1, KJV) “Paul and Timothy” Thus begins this ancient letter, the New Testament epistle to … Continue reading

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