This article showing that the rarity of evangelistic preaching can be traced to the preacher, congregation, world, and devil. It also gives reasons why such preaching is needed, with demonstration from different kinds of sermons of such preaching, and closes with the characteristic of preaching that aims for conversion.
What is the difference between experiential preaching, practical preaching, evangelistic preaching, and doctrinal preaching? While this article focuses on experiential preaching as to why it is needed, it also shares some light into other forms. Being conscious of all these may be of value to the preacher as he prepares sermons.
Expository preaching is of benefit not only for the church, but also the pastor. This article explains five ways in which this is so.
What are the presuppositions that must govern the presentation of the gospel? This article shows that there are two: the holiness of God and the separation of man from God because of sin.
This article declares that preaching is "inherently dangerous." What it means is that preaching that balances declaration with application, or information with challenge, is risky but necessary. The author gives seven reasons why he speaks in this way.
Expository preaching is the preaching of the man who knows Holy Scripture to be the living Word of God, and whose aim in preaching is to show the hearers what the text is saying to them about God and about them. It is this kind of preaching that has fallen on hard times, but from Charles Simeon we can learn how to regain it. This article explains.