For many preachers, the joy of this work is in the delivery, and the anxiety of the work is in the planning and writing. Here are 7 tactics and approaches that can help relieve some of that anxiety.
Rev. Jorge Acevedo is the lead pastor of the 5-campus Grace Church in Cape Coral, Florida. Jorge joins us to share how he and his campus pastors prepare sermons together as a team.
Wish you could capture something like an idea or a conversation with someone interesting? Don’t forget that your phone is not just a camera but a voice recorder too.
An entire episode of Mad Men can go by and nothing much happens, but it doesn’t mean you weren’t taken on a journey. There are multiple variables we should consider when planning a sermon.
The first things are so important–the first chords, first words, first lines. In fact, they are so important, we may not want to craft them first.