Why are you not improving? OK… That’s a bit presumptuous… The fact is that if you doing it regularly…you probably are improving… But… Are you improving as much as you should?
I was driving on a country road in some dense fog early one morning. But I still couldn’t see very far in front of me… But I continued on… Then seemingly out of nowhere I see a bike rider.
What do you do? You don’t feel like preaching… You always had a word to say when it is somebody elses mother who is dead… You have that word in season when the deacon got the diagnoses… But suddenly you are caught
Preaching is for real… People are going through stuff… Real Stuff… Hard Stuff… And they come…
How do you ensure relevance in your preaching OK..first relevance doesn’t mean that you never preach about the ethical demands of the text. Some folks think that relevance means you only preach about the free gift side of the gospel. Naw that