Preaching As Local Theology And Folk Art

Preaching As Local Theology And Folk Art

by Leonora Tubbs Tisdale, Lenora Tubbs Tisdale
     
 

Showing that good sermons are really local theology and folk art, Princeton's Leonora Tubbs Tisdaye tells how to analyze a congregation to fit a sermon to the audience. The book then gives practical help for preparing and delivering sermons that are meaningful and appropriate. Tisdale draws from contextual theology and congregational studies. See more details below

Overview

Showing that good sermons are really local theology and folk art, Princeton's Leonora Tubbs Tisdaye tells how to analyze a congregation to fit a sermon to the audience. The book then gives practical help for preparing and delivering sermons that are meaningful and appropriate. Tisdale draws from contextual theology and congregational studies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780800627737
Publisher:
Augsburg Fortress, Publishers
Publication date:
12/05/1996
Series:
Fortress Resources for Preaching Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.41(d)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Preface
1The Culture Shock of Preaching1
2Aiming toward Contextual Preaching31
3Exegeting the Congregation56
4Preaching as Local Theology91
5Preaching as Folk Art122
Notes145
Bibliography159
Index167

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