The call to preach should never be taken lightly---bring the weight of experience to your pulpit and invigorate your love for proclaiming God's Word! From philosophical foundations and treating different types of texts to crafting the sermon and delivering the message, this invaluable guide offers seasoned insights into all aspects of the homiletic task. 320 pages, hardcover.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 320 Vendor: Moody Publishers Publication Date: 2008
Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.00 (inches) ISBN: 0802470645 ISBN-13: 9780802470645 Availability: In Stock
"I can't tell you how many times I have preached and afterward promised God I would never embarrass Him like that again." -Joseph M. Stowell.
Unnatural. Supernatural. A gift. Hard work. Exhilarating. Terrifying. These words only begin to describe the challenge and reward each pastor experiences. So what can assist today's pastors in such an endeavor?
The Moody Handbook of Preaching. With contributors like Michael Easley, Joseph Stowell, and George Sweeting, these pages will reinvigorate you with an energizing love for preaching. And with topics such as evangelism, homiletics, and historical narrative, this book will equip you to be effective in today's postmodern age.
A rich resource, The Moody Handbook of Preaching encompasses the philosophy, formation, and delivery of preaching. Whether you're a seminary student or a seasoned pastor, this book will prove invaluable in your call by God to preach.
JOHN KOESSLER (D.Min., Trinity International University; M.Div., Biblical Theology Seminary) is Chairman and Professor in the Pastoral Studies Department at the Moody Bible Institute. He is author of a number of books including True Discipleship, God Our Father, and Names of Israel. John and his wife, Jane, live in northwest Indiana and have two sons.