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Choosing to Preach: A Comprehensive Introduction to Sermon Options and Structures

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Today, traditional forms of preaching are being scrutinized and challenged. The biblical sermon is not immune to the pressure to evolve or even fall by the wayside, leaving pastors and seminary students confused over how best to communicate to today's listeners.

In this forward-looking textbook, Kenton Anderson delivers a strong call to current and future ministers to inde
Kindle Edition, 288 pages
Published May 26th 2009 by Zondervan (first published August 1st 2006)
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Mark Evans
Jun 15, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
My biggest takeaway from this book is that I come to a sermon first as a listener - I listen with mind and heart to what God is saying and then share what God is gripping me with. And that is all based not on me making the text say what I feel, but on devotionally applied exegesis. Good stuff - especially the emphasis on preaching as prayer and how every sermon essentially moves to mobilize people towards mission.
Nick Abraham
This book is like a time capsule showing us the conversation on preaching in the world influenced by the emerging church. Now nearly 15 years later, some of the conversation continues to be profitable.
Радостин Марчев
Признавам, че донякъде съм раздвоен от тази книга. Във всяка глава трябваше да се боря с известно отегчение и скука и накрая останах с впечатление, че поне 1/3 може да се отреже без това изобщо да повлияе на съдържанието. От друга страна авторът определено знае за какво говори и предава много практическа мъдрост. Разделянето на видове проповеди е едно от най-интересните и полезно, които съм срещал - макар че обяснението им, според мен, е доста лошо. Не по-малко важно е, че човекът много сериозно ...more
Apr 09, 2014 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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This book helped me see the different styles of preaching and the importance of including all elements in a sermon
Wayne Presnell
Jan 17, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Excellent survey of various forms of preaching. It is filled with great illustrations. Very challenging and though provoking. Recommended.
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Kenton C. Anderson, PhD, is dean of Northwest Baptist Seminary, and associate professor of homiletics of the Associated Canadian Theological Schools (ACTS) of Trinity Western University in Langley, British Columbia, Canada. He is a columnist for, a contributor to The Art and Craft of Biblical Preaching, author of Preaching with Conviction and Preaching with Integrity, as well as ...more

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