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Rediscovering Expository Preaching

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Noted writer and teacher John F. MacArthur calls for a recovery of the art of Bible exposition in the pulpits of American churches and provides direction on how to go about it.
Hardcover, 410 pages
Published June 24th 1992 by Thomas Nelson
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Sean Higgins
Aug 29, 2010 Sean Higgins rated it liked it
Shelves: preaching
Reread (most of) this with Jonathan. It's a good reference book on preaching, though reading it still doesn't guarantee someone will uncover, or communicate, the point of the passage.

My favorite chapter was on diagrammatical analysis. Sadly, I think that makes me a nerd.

Reread (a lot) of this with the Friday morning guys. So much good; still wish the emphasis in the book was the emphasis of my alma matter.
Demetrius Rogers
Jul 11, 2016 Demetrius Rogers rated it did not like it
Didn't care for his this-is-the-only-way approach. A real turn off. And I like expository preaching.
CJ Bowen
Dec 20, 2011 CJ Bowen rated it liked it
Decidedly mixed bag. Many great principles and helpful lessons, many dispensational sillinesses and unhelpful instructions like "don't be pedantic". No one tries to preach poorly; when giving such instructions, examples are critical. (Cf. Carson's Exegetical Fallacies) The tone of many chapters comes across as desperate, as if preaching is failing all over the world, and this book represents the final bulwark against bad preaching. Also, the citations are less than professional - one author quot ...more
Nov 30, 2008 Craig rated it really liked it
An inside look at how MacArthur prepares and delivers sermons. If you didn't know, he believes in expository preaching. This book provides a comprehensive look at the whys and hows of it.
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This book teaches clear expository preaching
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Shows the process of constructing a sermon.
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John F. MacArthur, Jr. is a United States Calvinistic evangelical writer and minister, noted for his radio program entitled Grace to You and as the editor of the Gold Medallion Book Award winning MacArthur Study Bible. MacArthur is a fifth-generation pastor, a popular author and conference speaker and has served as pastor-teacher of Grace Community Church in Sun Valley, California since 1969, and ...more
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