It All Hangs Together: Commentaries and Preaching

What is the gospel? In this article the author shows that the four Gospels should be understood in the context of the gospel. The work of Jesus Christ is looked at in relation to the work of John the Baptist, and it is shown how Jesus comes as the bearer of good news.

Expositional Preaching – Contextualization

Preaching must be directed at a specific context. Preachers should be able to connect with their congregation and listeners. Helm emphasizes that contextualization in preaching is something different than trying to be “relevant.” This chapter address the problems that emerge when contextualization of the latter sort takes over the preacher when he is preparing his message.