Preaching is a central practice in Christianity, but the word preaching is seen by many as a pejorative term of judgment. "Don't preach at me," we say defensively. Good preaching is truth-telling without self-righteousness.To preach is to proclaim good news and offer exhortations of warning and encouragement. In this course students learn a method of speaking that works for preaching and negotiating and leading conversations. The course focuses on the importance of non-presumptive language as it offers ministry wisdom to seasoned preachers and brand new preachers alike.
How can we preach the gospel more persuasively?
What are the most winsome ways to tell the truth?
What are the core elements of a persuasive, biblical sermon?
What single improvement would make your preaching more effective?