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    Telling God's Story

    Narrative Preaching for Christian Formation

    by John W. Wright

    John W. Wright presents a new model of preaching that aims to connect the biblical text with a congregation so that they are formed into a true Christian community.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    Give Them Christ

    Preaching His Incarnation, Crucifixion, Resurrection, Ascension and Return

    by Stephen Seamands

    Pastoral theologian Stephen Seamands issues a stirring call to rediscover the centrality of Christ in preaching. Deftly blending doctrine and praxis, he revitalizes preaching by focusing on five key dimensions of Jesus' work: incarnation, crucifixion, resurrection, ascension and return. Preachers will find here significant resources for worship and mission.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    The Mission of Preaching

    Equipping the Community for Faithful Witness

    by Patrick W. T. Johnson
    Foreword by David J. Lose

    We hear plenty of discussion about missional theology, missional leadership and missional church planting. But what about missional preaching? In this groundbreaking work, Patrick W. T. Johnson develops a new missional homiletic to aid preachers in their witness to the gospel of Jesus Christ in this post-Christendom world.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    The Hermeneutical Spiral

    A Comprehensive Introduction to Biblical Interpretation

    by Grant R. Osborne

    In this revised and expanded edition, Grant Osborne provides seminary students and working pastors with the full set of tools they need to travel the hermeneutical spiral—moving from sound exegesis to the development of biblical and systematic theologies and to the preparation of sound, biblical sermons.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    Changing Signs of Truth

    A Christian Introduction to the Semiotics of Communication

    by Crystal L. Downing

    Crystal Downing brings the postmodern theory of semiotics within reach for today's evangelists. Following the idea of the sign through Scripture, church history and the academy, Downing shows you how signs work and how sensitivity to their dynamics can make or break an attempt to communicate truth.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    A Little Handbook for Preachers

    Ten Practical Ways to a Better Sermon by Sunday

    by Mary S. Hulst
    Foreword by Mark Labberton

    No function of the pastor is as visible and stress inducing as preaching. But few pastors feel adequately prepared for this high-stakes responsibility when they begin their ministries. Forged by her experiences as a pastor, preaching professor and college chaplain, Mary Hulst provides practical tips for all pastors, whether ministry newcomers or seasoned professionals.

    Introductory Introductory
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    Paul's Theology of Preaching

    The Apostle's Challenge to the Art of Persuasion in Ancient Corinth

    by Duane Litfin

    Duane Litfin, former president of Wheaton College, explores how Paul's theology of preaching can inform the church's preaching today. Through a detailed study of 1 Corinthians 1-4, Litfin shows how Paul's method of proclamation differed from Greco-Roman rhetoric and how Pauline preaching can be a model for the contemporary preaching task.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    Jonathan Edwards and the Ministry of the Word

    A Model of Faith and Thought

    by Douglas A. Sweeney

    Historian Douglas Sweeney examines the enduring life and work of Jonathan Edwards, opening us to understand how Edwards' profound and meticulous study of the Bible securely anchored his powerful preaching, lively theological passions and discerning pastoral work.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    King Came Preaching

    The Pulpit Power of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

    by Dr. Mervyn A. Warren
    Foreword by Gardner C. Taylor

    Mervyn Warren offers you a journey into the preaching of Martin Luther King Jr. in this homiletical biography exploring King's sermons, use of language, delivery and more. Now in paper.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    Apologetic Preaching

    Proclaiming Christ to a Postmodern World

    by Craig A. Loscalzo

    Craig Loscalzo gives down-to-earth advice on how to communicate clearly and compellingly to a world that does not want to hear about morality, sin, evil, judgment or commitment. He gives straightforward explanations of the changes taking place all around us, including brief sample sermons in each chapter.

    Introductory Introductory

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