Christ-Centered Preaching: Redeeming the Expository Sermon 2nd Ed. by Bryan Chapell
This complete guide to expository preaching teaches the basics of preparation, organization, and delivery–the trademarks of great preaching. With the help of charts and creative learning exercises, Chapell shows how expository preaching can reveal the redemptive aims of Scripture and offers a comprehensive approach to the theory and practice of preaching. He also provides help for special preaching situations.
The second edition contains updates and clarifications, allowing this classic to continue to serve the needs of budding preachers. Numerous appendixes address many practical issues.
Bryan Chapell, (PhD, Southern Illinois University) is senior pastor of Grace Presbyterian Church in Peoria, Illinois. He previously served as president and professor of practical theology at Covenant Theological Seminary. He is much sought after as a speaker in churches and conferences around the country and is the author of several books.
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Speaking Truth in Love: Counsel in Community by David Powlison
You probably speak 20,000 words a day, give or take, and each one influences those who listen. No wonder God has so much to say about our words. We are all counselors, whether we realize it or not! Speaking Truth in Love is a blueprint for communication...
For the Love of God, Volume 2: A Daily Companion for Discovering the Treasures of God’s Word by D. A. Carson
In a world that views absolute truth, right and wrong, and salvation as being subject to individual interpretation, the Bible's unwavering proclamations and miraculous stories seem obsolete in modern times. But it is not God's Word that has changed....
A Look at Hymns in Worship by Mark White, RROPC
Most of us have been in churches that use hymns in worship for the majority of our lives. Like anything familiar, routine use can dull the appreciation of a thing's true benefit, so let’s examine a little why they are so valuable. Certainly, the first and most obvious...