Today (November 12, 2013) is the official one year anniversary of the day I published my first post.
Exactly one year ago I threw together a website and published my first post on the new ProPreacher.com
I got the idea to start Pro Preacher because when I first got into ministry, there were practically no resources to teach for learning about preaching. Sure, there were a few books and a conference or two, but I was a flat broke, newlywed youth pastor. I could barely afford Raman noodles, much less plane tickets and a hotel for a preaching workshop.
I didn’t have a mentor, and I only had one class in Bible College that actually made me preach a sermon. I basically was on my own. So I began a now 10 year journey to become the best preacher I can be and learn everything I possibly could from every person and resource available to me.
Fast forward to November of last year as I continued studying preaching, and I thought, “I wish there was a blog completely about preaching that I could have learned from every week.” I looked around and saw that there were not very many websites dedicated solely to preaching. Continue Reading…