In this complete guide to expository preaching, Bryan Chapell teaches the basics of preparation, organization, and deliverythe trademarks of great preaching. This new edition of a bestselling resource, now updated and revised throughout, shows how Chapell's case for expository preaching reaches twenty-first-century readers.
|Publisher:||Baker Publishing Group|
|Edition description:||3rd Edition|
|Product dimensions:||5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.20(d)|
About the Author
Bryan Chapell (PhD, Southern Illinois University) is senior pastor of Grace Presbyterian Church in Peoria, Illinois, as well as president emeritus at Covenant Theological Seminary and distinguished professor of preaching at Knox Theological Seminary. Chapell is a widely traveled speaker and the author of numerous books.
Table of Contents
ContentsPreface to the Third EditionIntroductionPart 1: Principles for Expository Preaching1. Word and Witness2. Obligations of the Sermon3. The Priority of the Text4. Components of ExpositionPart 2: Preparation of Expository Sermons5. The Process of Explanation6. Outlining and Structure7. The Pattern of Illustration8. The Practice of Application9. Introductions, Conclusions, and TransitionsPart 3: A Theology of Christ-Centered Messages10. A Redemptive Approach to Preaching11. Developing Redemptive SermonsAppendixes1. Other Homiletic Forms2. A Philosophy of Delivery and Dress3. A Philosophy of Style4. Methods of Preparation5. Methods of Presentation6. Divisions and Proportions7. Wedding Messages8. Funeral Messages9. Evangelistic Messages10. Understanding and Reaching Contemporary Listeners11. Reading Scripture12. Sample Sermon Evaluation Form13. Example of an Expository Sermon in Formal StructureIndex