Unconventional Preaching Hooks People

Get And Hold People's Attention One of the secrets to memorable preaching is that unconventional preaching hooks people into your subject.   Think about it: today the attention span of your average listener has been molded by the media.…

Good Preaching Attracts Hearers

The Talker-Hearer Disconnect One of the secrets I've learned over the years is that people will tune in to good preaching and tune out boring preaching. Back in 1989 I had the privilege of attending the Lausanne Congress on World Evangelization…

Preaching Positive Words

Positive Words Have Greater Power Than Negative Ones In my last post I noted that words are important.  Words, empowered by the Holy Spirit, change lives.   It is obvious, I believe, that preaching positive words has a greater impact than…
Words have Power