Tag Archives: Expository Preaching

Rise and Fall and the Road Ahead

We closed out Rise and Fall yesterday at LifePoint, concluding the series with the temptation narrative in Matthew. You can get all of the sermon content, audio or video (and notes), on our free App or at our website. Here … Continue reading

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For You Know That We Who Preach…

“First Peter ends next week right?” “Yeah.” “What are you going to preach next?” “I’m thinking 1 Thessalonians…maybe.” “How did you decide on that?” This was part of a conversation I had with my Dad this last Sunday. I’m not … Continue reading

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Preaching for God’s Glory

Alistair Begg begins his book, Preaching for God’s Glory, with this fitting account: “I have a vivid recollection as a small boy of sitting in St. George’sChurch is Glasgow waiting for the commencement of morning worship. At about three minutes … Continue reading

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Preachers: Are You Digging in the Wrong Place?

Raiders of the Lost Ark has been one of my favorite movies since I first watched it when I was about 10 years old. My older brother and I used to love watching the Indiana Jones Trilogy together (and yes, we … Continue reading

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The Preacher as Servant

To review: John Stott’s book The Preacher’s Portrait outlines five distinct roles that the preacher exemplifies, according to the New Testament. These are: 1) A Steward 2) A Herald 3) A Witness 4) A Father 5) A Servant The servant … Continue reading

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The Preacher as Father

As a father to three little girls, the fourth metaphor used to describe the preacher from John Stott’s book The Preacher’s Portrait hits close to home. The preacher is first a steward, second a herald, third a witness, and fourth … Continue reading

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Why We Preach the Gospel, Not Politics

I’ve taken some grief over the years as a pastor from individuals who feel like I should include more political commentary in my preaching. This is doubtless because of the fact that you can find many-a-pulpit across our great nation … Continue reading

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