Nelson's Annual Preacher's Sourcebook, Volume II

Nelson's Annual Preacher's Sourcebook, Volume II

by O. S. Hawkins (Editor)


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Nelson's Annual Preacher's Sourcebook, Volume II by O. S. Hawkins

Preach great sermons and plan innovative worship services with the newest edition of Nelson’s Annual Preacher’s Sourcebook. This volume is the same sermon planner you have come to depend on for more than ten years. Outstanding pastors provide an entire year’s worth of preaching and worship resources for every week. Look for a new volume every fall.

Features include:

  • Sermons, creative outlines, illustrations, and quotes for every week of the year
  • Worship helps, including hymns, prayers, and Scripture texts
  • Inspirational thoughts and preaching techniques
  • Sermons for special occasions and holidays

Nelson's Annual Preacher's Sourcebooks sold to date: More than 135,000

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781401675714
Publisher: Nelson, Thomas, Inc.
Publication date: 12/11/2012
Pages: 537
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.70(d)

About the Author

For more than 20 years, O. S. Hawkins served pastorates at the First Baptist Church in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and in Dallas, Texas. He is president of GuideStone Financial Resources, which serves 250,000 pastors, church staff, missionaries, doctors, and other workers of various Christian organizations with their retirement needs. He is the author of more than 30 books, which have sold more than 550,000 copies, including The Joshua Code and The Jesus Code, and preaches regularly at Bible conferences, evangelism conferences, and churches across the nation.

Table of Contents

Introduction xiii

Contributors xv


Dr. R. T. Kendall

Higher Ground

How God Gets Our Attention 1

The Greatest Fringe Benefit of All 4

Jerusalem Yesterday, Today, and Forever 8

Not Getting What You Deserve 12

The Great Escape 15

Eternal Security 19

When the Nightmare Is Over 22

When God Says Yes 25

The Health and Wealth Gospel 28

How to Cope with the Past 31

When God Is on Your Case 34

The Mother of All Battles 38

How to Cope with Hardships 41

The Unity of the Spirit 45

The Minister and the Ministry 48

Dr. David H. McKinley

The Twelve

Who Will You Follow 52

A Group Profile 56

A Profile for Selection 58

A Profile of Leadership Peterp 62

A Profile of Influence Andrew 66

A Profile in Passion James John 68

A Profile of Friendship Phillip Bartholomew 70

A Profile of Forgiveness Matthew 72

A Profile of Doubt Thomas 74

A Profile of Silence 76

A Profile of Betrayal Judas 78

A Profile of Confidence Paul 81

The Message Behind the Men 84

Dr. Michael Youssef

The Ten Commandments

Written in Our Hearts Since the Beginning 86

Not the Smallest Letter Shall Disappear 90

Love and Obey 93

The First Commandment 97

The Second Commandment 100

The Third Commandment 102

The Fourth Commandment 104

The Fifth Commandment 106

The Sixth Commandment 109

The Seventh Commandment 111

The Eighth Commandment 113

The Ninth Commandment 116

The Tenth Commandment 119

Dr. Zack Eswine

A Life of Love

All Things 122

Love Is Not Arrogant 124

Love Doesn't Boast 126

Love Does Not Envy 128

A More Excellent Way 130

Love Is Not Irritable 134

Love Is Kind 137

Love Never Ends 139

Love Is Patient 141

Love Rejoices 144

Love Is Not Resentful 146

Love Is Not Rude 148

Love Doesn't Insist on Its Own 150

Nathan Lino


Persiapalooza 152

The Extraordinary Ordinary 156

A House of Cards 159

The Original Bachelor TV Show 161

Murderous Mayhem 163

Alone in the Desert Chewing on Salt Tablets 166

Science Non-Fiction: The Real Ghost Busters 168

Come Out, Come Out, Wherever You Are 170

Fleas on the Horn of a Rhinoceros 172

When Your Pet Becomes a Predator and You Become the Prey 174

The Battle Belongs to the Lord 177

Arm Yourself and Go to War 179

Delivered into the Bondage 181

Dr. Jack Graham

The Gospel of God

The Drama of Redemption 183

The First Gospel 186

The Supremacy of the Gospel 189

Christ Our Passover 193

Love So Amazing 196

The Eternal Security of the Gospel 200

The Gospel and the Last Days 203

The Gospel of Grace 206

The Gospel of Isaiah 209

Transformed 212

Till the Whole World Heals 215

Prince of Peace 218

Wonderful Counselor 221

Dr. Jerry Vines

Kings on Parade

The King Maker Samuel 223

The Peoples King Saul 227

God's King David 231

The Wise King Who Became a Fool Solomon 234

The Young King Who Wouldn't Listen Rehoboam 236

The Rumble on Carmel Elijah 238

Gods Cure for the Blues Elijah 240

Payday Someday Elijah 242

Passing the Mantle Elisha 245

Seven Dips in Jordan Naaman 247

The King Who Prayed the Wrong Prayer Hezekiah 249

The Meanest King Who Ever Was Manasseh 251

The King Who Found the Book Josiah 253

John S. Fils-Aime

Portraits of a Prophet

Choosing Between Two Options 255

Confronting a Corrupt Culture 258

Eyes to See 260

Learning Dependence 262

Living on the Word of God 264

Not Good to be Alone 268

From Death to Life 271

Running Back to God 273

Running on Empty 277

Running to a Second Chance 279

Running to Conclusions 281

Victory from the Jaws of Defeat 283

The End and the Beginning of an Era 286

J. Josh Smith

Proverbs: A Traveler's Guide for the Christian Journey

Enter 289

Listen 292

Pursue 295

Trust 298

Guard 300

The Wisdom of God and Work 302

The Wisdom of God and Words 304

The Wisdom of God and Food 306

The Wisdom of God and Plans 308

The Wisdom of God and Money (Part 1) 310

The Wisdom of God and Money (Part 2) 312

The Wisdom of God and Parenting 314

The Wisdom of God and Friends 316

Dr. W. A. Criswell

The Works of W A. Criswell

What Must I Do to Be Saved? 318

The Way Made Plain 320

The Doctrine of Election 322

That They Might Be Saved 326

The Whosoever Wills 328

What About the Heathen? 330

The Mystery of the Church 333

Christ in the Word of God 336

This is Revival 338

Following Jesus unto Death 340

The Coming King 343

Why I Am a Premillennialist 346


Dr. O. S. Hawkins 350

The Pastor and His Preaching 350

The Joshua Code: 52 Verses Every Pastor Should Know 359

Preaching the Great Days of the Christian Calendar

New Years Day 380

Palm Sunday 390

Easter Sunday 397

Mother's Day 405

Memorial Day 414

Father's Day 424

Thanksgiving Day 431

World Missions Day 440

Christmas Eve 451

Christmas Day 459

Steven Smith

Power of Honoring Genre in Preaching

A Theology of Preaching 466

How to Develop a Text-Driven Sermon from a Parable 473

Preaching the Genres, Part II 487

Dr. Greg Heisler

The Spirit and Our Preaching

Why We Are Desperate for the Spirit's Illumination 499

The Word 508

The Spirit 515

Special Occasion Registries

Baby Dedication 522

Baptisms and Confirmations 523

Funeral Registration 524

Funerals Log 525

Marriage Registration 526

Marriages Log 527

Sermons Preached 528

Index 529

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