This book is designed to help preachers plan and prepare a comprehensive program of doctrinal preaching. It contains two chapters: the first demonstrates methods of planning series characterized by both broadness and balance and which includes a discussion of the Christian year plan, the expository plan, and the people's needs plan. Each plan is explained with examples of sermon series. Chapter two is given to case studies of twelve sermons by eleven preachers. The author's discussion guides the reader through the structural designs of these sermons. Designs used in the sermons include deductive, inductive, inductive/deductive, and narrative. Including sermons by Landrum Leavell, II, David Buttrick, Randall Lolley, Elizabeth Achtemeier, Ralph Lewis, H. Franklin Paschall, James Sullivan, Nathan Porter, and Jerry 'swalt.
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About the Author
Jerry E. 'swalt is Vice President for Academic Affairs and Professor of Preaching at Florida Baptist Theological College.
What People are Saying About This
Proclaiming the Whole Counsel of God is a worthy work. It is instructional and inspirational. The young minister will find it to be especially helpful.
James L. Sullivan, Former President, Baptist Sunday School Board and Former President of Southern Baptist Convention