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Biblical Preaching · 1W ago

Pulpit Humour: Five Pointers

Some churches get very upset if the preacher uses any humour in the pulpit. I suspect heaven will be a shock to their system!  Other churches esteem humour above all else that comes from the...
Biblical Preaching · 3W ago

Easter Does Not Fade

Easter has come and gone for another year.  But Easter will never fade for God’s people.  Think about the Apostle Peter, for instance.  He was a rugged fisherman called by Jesus to become on...
Biblical Preaching · 1M ago

Preaching and Perspectives

When we preach, we present a perspective.  When we preach, we provoke a perspective.  Here are five perspective prompts to help us consider the perspective we give in our preaching: 1. God s...
Biblical Preaching · 2M ago

Radio Interview – Janet Parshall

Yesterday I was interviewed on Janet Parshall’s In The Market radio show.  The interview focused on Lost in Wonder and if you want to hear it, please click here.  I am thankful to Janet for ...
Biblical Preaching · 2M ago

Rebuilding the Bridge to Life

Most of us have seen or used the bridge to life illustration at some point.  Maybe you hav...
Biblical Preaching · 2M ago

Diagnosing Sheep

In pastoral ministry, there is a great need for the right diagnosis of sheep. Just as a medical doctor cannot ignore the person in front of them and assume the same treatment will be equally...
Biblical Preaching · 2M ago

Dig Deeper

Perhaps the hardest thing to know is what you don’t know. One of the huge benefits of formal education is that it tends to open your eyes to what you don’t know. However, most of the time mo...
Biblical Preaching · 3M ago

Building Preacher-Listener Connection – Part 5

So we have thought about the personal life of the preacher, the pastoral ministry of the preacher, the preacher’s content and the preacher’s delivery. There is another important side to this...
Biblical Preaching · 3M ago

Building Preacher-Listener Connection – Part 4

The connection between preacher and listener is a multi-faceted and complex thing. We’ve scratched the surface of the preacher’s personal life, their pastoral ministry and their content. Now...
Biblical Preaching · 3M ago

Building Preacher-Listener Connection – Part 3

We have thought about the personal life of the preacher and the pastoral ministry of the preacher. Let’s think about the actual content of the message.  Is it designed to connect? 9.    Real...