How should we report about Justin Bieber, Kanye West and other cases of well-known personalities who are considering the Christian faith?
You might be a good communicator, your message might be technically accurate in every detail, but if there is a leap from text to message, then you are undermining the foundational reality that God is a good communicator.
I keep hearing messages that start with an engaging or humorous story (great! Attention grabbed!) and then an awkward transition to the message.
20 suggestions for a better connection between preacher and listeners.
Scars can be powerful preaching aids, but open wounds rarely are.
Here are some favourites that preachers sometimes find themselves repeating.
When we handle the Bible carelessly we demonstrate a lack of value for our God’s communicative nature.
There is “a real appetite for the Bible and for training to communicate it more effectively”, believes Peter Mead.