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How to Preach a Bad Sermon

Good preaching is overrated. There is a ton of advice out there on how to preach a good sermon. But what if you want to preach a bad sermon? Well, don’t worry. If you want to be a bad preacher, if you want to slack off on one of the most important duties as a […]

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Why I’m a Closet Preacher and You Should Be Too

I am a closet preacher. By that I mean that I literally practice preaching in a closet. My wife makes fun of me. As newlyweds, we lived in the smallest one bedroom apartment imaginable. It was old, falling apart, and had the ugliest blue carpet you have ever seen. This carpet was so worn that it […]

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Sleeping on the pew

I Preached a Bad Sermon This Week.

Have you ever preached a bad sermon? I preached a bad sermon this week. It didn’t connect like I thought it would. The joke I thought was funny in my head, wasn’t funny when I said it out loud. My thoughts were scattered. I didn’t have a clear application. The “powerful” points fell flat. It […]

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10 Steps to Becoming a Better Preacher

PREACH the Bible. PREACH it again. PREACH it again after that. PREACH when people like it. PREACH when people don’t. PREACH when they listen. PREACH when they don’t. PREACH when you are energized. PREACH when you are tired. Don’t stop PREACHING. (more…)

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