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Preaching the New Testament as Rhetoric
Language: en
Pages: 274
Authors: Tim MacBride
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-05 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

Since the rise of the "New Homiletic" a generation ago, it has been recognized that sermons not only say something to listeners, they also do something. A truly expository sermon will seek not merely to say what the biblical text said, but also to do what the biblical text did
Novel Preaching
Language: en
Pages: 180
Authors: Alyce M. McKenzie
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Presbyterian Publishing Corp

In this lively and accessible book, Alyce McKenzie explores how fiction writers approach the task of writing novels: how they develop their ideas, where they find their inspiration, and how they turn the spark of a creative notion into words on paper that will captivate the masses. McKenzie's study shows
Sermons That Sing
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Noel A. Snyder
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-17 - Publisher: InterVarsity Press

Preaching and music are both regular elements of Christian worship, yet they often don't interact or inform each other in meaningful ways. Theologian, pastor, and musician Noel A. Snyder considers how preaching that seeks to engage hearts and minds might be helpfully informed by musical theory—so that preachers might craft
The Sermon as Symphony
Language: en
Pages: 289
Authors: Mike Graves
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher:

The Sermon as Symphony examines ten literary forms in the New Testament and illustrates their use in sample sermons from some of today's best-known preachers, among them Eugene Lowry, William Willimon, and Frederick Buechner.
Preaching Through Holy Days and Holidays
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Roger Alling, David J. Schlafer
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-02 - Publisher: Church Publishing, Inc.

Each volume would follow the pattern of: 1) a brief opening introductory essay that would shape the context for that volume. 2) a selection of sermons from preachers active in the pulpit, organized under headings appropriate to the topic of the volume, as well as sub-topics within the volume. 3)