Good preaching begins with good exegesis. Preaching God’s Word provides 15 lessons. Professors Terry Carter, J. Scott Duvall, and J. Daniel Hays walk you through the steps of the “Interpretive Journey” from the biblical text to contemporary application.
Carter, Duvall, and Hays also show you how to understand your audience, develop powerful applications, use illustrations well, and deliver sermons effectively. The concluding lectures discuss unique preaching challenges presented by various biblical genres, providing interpretive keys, things to avoid, and numerous examples.
Preaching God's Word is designed to help preachers and homiletics students develop and deliver biblically-based expository sermons relevant for the twenty-first century.
By completing this course, you’ll gain
• guidelines for studying Scripture passages carefully and deriving sound applications
• a greater grasp of effective communication principles for delivering sermons
• insight into understanding your audience, employing illustrations, and crafting strong sermons