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Christocentric, Christiconic, ... part 2

Yesterday I started a list of five alternative labels to ponder for the preacher.  Rather than the Christiconic model espoused in Abraham Kuruvilla’s, Privilege the Text, why not consider these labels for the goal of our preaching?   370 more words

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Review: Privilege the Text by Abraham Kuruvilla - Part 2

Yesterday I introduced and overviewed Privilege the Text: A Theological Hermeneutic for Preaching by Abraham Kuruvilla (herein: AK).   Let me offer two quotes to give a sense of the book: 1,246 more words

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Post-Preaching Stress Disorder

Now and then you might preach a sermon and finish on a personal emotional high that lasts for days.  Typically you won’t.  William Willimon wrote that,  “ 507 more words

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Multiply Ministry Beyond the Pulpit 3

Yesterday I began a list of ministry that compliments the platform given us as preachers.  The first five stood out to me as I observed a Christian leader at close quarters and was impressed by the impact he had when not preaching.   313 more words

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Multiply Ministry Beyond the Pulpit 2

Some years ago I had the privilege of living next door to a well known Christian leader and communicator.  Watching him close up made clear to me how he had had such a significant impact on the world.   335 more words

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Multiply Ministry Beyond the Pulpit

I was just pondering the extensive opportunities for ministry beyond the pulpit.  This may not seem relevant to a preaching blog, but I think it is.   345 more words

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Book Notice for Twitter-ers

There will be more information coming soon, but I want to announce that my first book, Pleased To Dwell, is scheduled for release in the next few months.   26 more words

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