Acts 2:17     “‘In the last days, God says,

I will pour out my Spirit on all people.

Your sons and daughters will prophesy,

your young men will see visions,

your old men will dream dreams. 

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Focus On Your Audience

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Stop Preaching and Start Communicating

Stop Preaching and Start Communicating In the last couple of posts I explored methods that will help you preach to your whole congregation, to relate to the variety of people in it.   With this post we’re going to change gears, and explore another avenue to learn how you can become a more effective preacher. […]

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