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Spring 1983: The Sermon

Volume 4
Spring

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In this Issue
FROM THE EDITOR
PREACHING IN THE VULGATE
An interview with Calvin Miller
IMAGINATION: THE PREACHER’S NEGLECTED ALLY
Imagination is what ensures more than a recipe when listeners are starving for a meal.
REAL MINISTERS DON'T USE ANSWERING MACHINES
3 Ways to Plan Your Preaching
What pastors do to keep their preaching fresh, balanced, and useful.
On Finding a Spiritual Director
A seasoned pastor seeks a guide to the interior regions of faith.
LUTHER ON PREACHING
When Children Suffer
The do's and don'ts of ministering to the ill or dying child.
THE SERMON YOU DON’T KNOW YOU’RE PREACHING
Even when you aren't speaking, people in the pew get a message.
LET’S SIMPLIFY!
LEADERSHIP BIBLIOGRAPHY
The Sermon
Making Truth Memorable
Making Truth Memorable
Some illustrations reach the entire congregation.
LISTENING TO THE LISTENERS
He who hath ears to hear gives better sermons.
MY CHOICE OF BOOKS
Developing an Eager Church
When you encourage initiative and equip the people, expect an energy surge.
The Facts and Feelings of Overwork
Do you live with the nagging sense that there's always something more you should be doing?
IDEAS THAT WORK
Help for weak congregational singing
TO ILLUSTRATE...
Starting Out and Staying In
Young pastors long for respect, but at least three battles have to be won first.
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