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The Art and Craft of Biblical Preaching: A Comprehensive Resource for Today's Communicators
A Comprehensive Resource for Today’s CommunicatorsThis extensive encyclopedia is the most completeand practical work ever published on the art andcraft of biblical preaching. The 11 major sectionscontain almost 200 articles, which cover every possiblepreaching topic, including changing lives, sermonstructure, “the big idea,” introductions,outlining, transitions, conclusion ...more
Hardcover, 736 pages
Published June 14th 2005 by Zondervan
(first published June 1st 2005)
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I have actually read this book, although it is not necessarily intended to be a read-through resource, twice now. It contains excellent examples of all components of preaching. From audience to invitation, it contains not just theory, but examples of how to effectively preach God's word. It is also a handy resource for those who listen to sermons and want to listen more effectively. It contains an audio CD of some of the world's best English speaking preachers as well as instruction, encourageme ...more
Craig Brian Larson is chief editor for Christianity Today's PreachingToday.com, an online journal and illustration service. He also pastors a church in Chicago, Illinois. His books include Contemporary Illustrations for Preachers, Teachers, and Writers; Preaching That Connects; and The Art and Craft of Biblical Preaching. He and his family live in the Chicago suburbs.