But even if you should suffer for the sake of righteousness, you are blessed. And do not fear their intimidation, and do not be troubled, but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you yet with gentleness and reverence; and keep a good conscience so that in the thing in which you are slandered, those who revile your good behavior in Christ will be put to shame.  1 Peter 3: 14-16

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Wednesday, 02 May 2018 18:42

Seminar on Leviticus – For The Preacher

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Authors: Colin Adams...

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Monday, 19 February 2018 23:41

10 Point Sermon Checklist

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1. What is the main purpose of my sermon?

In a book of interest to preachers, Phillip Collins writes:

“All speeches can be divided into at least one of the three functions: 

1. Information: a speech whose principal function is to leave an audience better informed than they were before you...

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Thursday, 25 January 2018 20:58

Flashback: 10 Questions Revisited – Tim Keller

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It has been over 10 years since we interviewed Tim Keller about his preaching. Here is that post (from April 2007) in it’s entirety.

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1. Where do you place the importance of preaching in the grand scheme of church life? It is central, but not alone at the center. Pastoral ministry is as...

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Wednesday, 22 November 2017 11:23

How about preaching a Bible Overview?

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This post comes from John Percival, pastor of Ambassador International Church in Hong Kong.

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Many of us are used to a Bible Overview being taught through reading books, seminars, or Christian education classes. However, how about preaching a Bible Overview from the pulpit? We decided to do this...

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Tuesday, 17 October 2017 01:06

Preacher Workshops - Glasgow Edinburgh

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image2018 is just over the horizon. That means that church leaders such as myself, need to be getting ourselves into gear with regards to sermon planning.

The 2 Timothy 4 Trust wants to help us in this task. They are running two repeat seminars on Saturday mornings in November 2017, one in Glasgow the...

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Monday, 11 September 2017 20:14

In The Event Of Nuclear War, What Would You Preach?

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This guest post comes from Peter Grainger, former pastor of Charlotte Baptist Chapel, and Director of the 2 Timothy 4 Trust

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Following the devastating fire at Grenfell Tower in London in June with the loss of over 80 lives, and the ongoing enquiry into how it happened, I wonder if anyone has preached...

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Tuesday, 08 August 2017 02:55

The Fruitful Fields Of Ruth

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This post was originally written for the Greenview church blog. I wrote it to the church in the aftermath of preaching Ruth 1.image

Our sojourn is officially underway, as we travel the dusty roads, fruitful fields and overcrowded threshing floors of Ruth. What a lovely story it is! Yet the...

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Thursday, 01 June 2017 18:16

“Saviour In The Shadows” Review

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With a little relief and a tinge of sadness, I finished Leviticus last Sunday.

Despite some unfounded fears, the studies thrilled our souls. The series were not just full of laws. They were full of the Saviour whom the laws foreshadowed.

Given that we were...

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