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Fall : The State of Preaching

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In this Issue
Listening to Podcasts Makes Us Better Preachers
Listening to Podcasts Makes Us Better Preachers
How the popular audio genre can help pastors fine-tune sermon preparation and delivery.
10 Things We Learned about Medicine and Illness in Bible Times
10 Things We Learned about Medicine and Illness in Bible Times
Insights for Covidtide from "The Dictionary of Daily Life in Biblical and Post-Biblical Antiquity."
The State of Preaching
The State of Preaching
A look inside our fall special issue.
What Pastors See as the ‘New Normal’ for Preaching After the Pandemic
What Pastors See as the ‘New Normal’ for Preaching After the Pandemic
COVID-19’s ministry disruptions are generating lasting insights.
Who Am I to Speak for God?
Who Am I to Speak for God?
We craft personas as preachers. God prefers to use us as real people.
Research Roundup: Preaching Takeaways from the Latest in Social Science
Research Roundup: Preaching Takeaways from the Latest in Social Science
Because, as Karl Barth never said, a pastor should read the Bible in one hand, the newspaper in the other, and a peer-reviewed social science journal in another.
Confront Injustice with the Gospel
Confront Injustice with the Gospel
The Sunday after George Floyd’s death, I preached Christ’s death and resurrection.
Are All Pastors Televangelists Now?
Are All Pastors Televangelists Now?
What Billy Graham, Fred Rogers, Mother Angelica, and others can teach us about delivering sermons to a camera.
How Culture Shapes Sermons
How Culture Shapes Sermons
Recent books on culturally distinct preaching challenge misconceptions and equip diverse pastors to better address a multiethnic world.
If You Want to Reach Skeptics, Start Your Sermon Preparation with Distress
If You Want to Reach Skeptics, Start Your Sermon Preparation with Distress
Paul’s model for preaching with a missional edge.
Your Preaching Is Not God’s Work. You Are God’s Work.
Your Preaching Is Not God’s Work. You Are God’s Work.
How inner transformation shapes outward proclamation.
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Jon Tyson: ‘Run into the Controversy’
Jon Tyson: ‘Run into the Controversy’
Why the NYC pastor’s goal is “to winsomely offend everybody.”
Sermon Prep in the Name of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit
Sermon Prep in the Name of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit
How the Trinity is reshaping my preaching.
God Gave You a Specific Congregation. Preach to Them.
God Gave You a Specific Congregation. Preach to Them.
5 keys to effective, locally focused preaching.
How to Preach When You Don’t Know Who’s Listening
How to Preach When You Don’t Know Who’s Listening
5 principles for online preaching.
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