By Bert Decker,Hershael W. York
By Anne Phillips
By David L. Bartlett,Barbara Brown Taylor
With this new lectionary statement sequence, Westminster John Knox deals the main large source for preaching out there this present day. whilst entire, the twelve volumes of the sequence will hide all of the Sundays within the three-year lectionary cycle, in addition to movable events, resembling Christmas Day, Epiphany, Holy Week, and All Saints' Day.
For each one lectionary textual content, preachers will locate 4 short essays--one every one at the theological, pastoral, exegetical, and homiletical demanding situations of the textual content. this provides preachers 16 varied techniques to the proclaimation of the notice on any given occasion.
The editors and members to this sequence are world-class students, pastors, and writers representing quite a few denominations and traditions. And whereas the twelve volumes of the sequence will persist with the trend of the Revised universal Lectionary, each one quantity will comprise an index of biblical passages in order that nonlectionary preachers, in addition to academics and scholars, might utilize its contents.
By Haddon W. Robinson
Praise for the second one Edition
Named "One of the 25 so much Influential Preaching Books of the earlier 25 Years" via Preaching
"[An] amazing advent to the duty of getting ready and featuring biblical sermons. greater than the other publication of the previous zone century, Biblical Preaching has profoundly stimulated a new release of evangelical preachers."--Preaching
By Rodney L. Petersen
By Douglas D. Webster
“In this quantity Doug Webster brings jointly an excellent blend of biblical scholarship, pastoral sensitivity, and a deep knowledge of up to date tradition to supply a observation that's whilst exegetically sound, proper to this day, and an interesting learn. these preaching, instructing, or just learning via Paul’s letter to the Ephesians will locate this quantity immensely helpful.”
Bethel Theological Seminary
“Doug Webster has idea deeply in regards to the theological and moral riches of Paul’s letter to the Ephesian Christians of the 1st century. He has then drawn on decades of pastoral and instructing adventure to attach this message to the church and tradition of our personal time and position. the result's a publication that, like Ephesians itself, is uplifting, exhilarating, occasionally hard-hitting, and richly edifying.”
Beeson Divinity School
“Doug’s perception into Ephesians is either extensive and deep: he digs deeply into Paul’s theology of Trinity, salvation, and the church, and he applies those truths extensively to each quarter of a believer’s existence. Perceptively addressing the snares of our tradition, Doug demanding situations readers to listen to Paul’s clarion gospel name anew. Doug attracts on a wealth of up to date tales and authors, in addition to literary classics, as he explains Paul’s teachings on sin, energy, carrier, compliment, and prayer.”
—Lynn H. Cohick
“Doug Webster’s preaching statement on Ephesians will wake up a non secular ask yourself concerning the probability of speaking theologically wealthy principles from the pulpit. Shallow reflections—be perpetually long gone! The christological concentration mixed with a pertinent and piercing cultural critique makes this observation a great addition. I learn this ebook at sundown on our entrance porch within the lingering sunlight over numerous evenings. Like having to assert see you later to summer time after an stress-free season, i used to be unhappy whilst it used to be done.”
—William J. Webb
Tyndale Seminary (Toronto, Canada)
Doug Webster is Professor of Pastoral Theology and Preaching at Beeson Divinity university in Birmingham, Alabama. He and his spouse, Virginia, additionally serve relevant Presbyterian Church in new york, New York.
By Joseph R Rogers Sr
By Kennard Murray
"It was once through the 2001-2004 quadrennium that I taught the polity path for college kids at Vanderbilt Divinity university, Nashville. Kennard used to be a kind of scholars. during this e-book, Kennard stocks his ardour for pastoral counseling, and exhibits why pastoral counseling is so very important for potent ministry, specially between African American parishioners. Any being concerned pastor and layperson will locate Ken's examine informing and insightful as they search to minister to individuals in instances of crises and distress."
--Melvin G. Talbert
The United Methodist Church
"The heritage of white racism within the psychological wellbeing and fitness procedure and the resistance of the African American neighborhood have intended that many people and households don't obtain the psychological overall healthiness providers they wish in occasions of difficulty. during this e-book, Murray provides an artistic plan for cooperation among African American church buildings and psychological future health caregivers that provides wanted assets for healing."
--James Newton Poling
Professor of Pastoral Theology
Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary
"Dr. Murray has brilliantly and punctiliously addressed the difficulty of psychological future health because it pertains to humans of colour. Shackled via a Heavy Burden is a clean, insightful publication that's lengthy late. It doesn't shrink back from social and ancient limitations to sufficient counseling. Nor does it camouflage the large quantity of psychological and non secular woundedness that has to be addressed. so much of all, it paints a shiny photograph of the true world."
--Roger A. Hopson
Executive Assistant to the Bishop
Nashville Episcopal Area
Kennard Murray (DMin, Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary) is pastor of Seay Hubbard United Methodist Church in Nashville, Tennessee. he's additionally a professional Pastoral Counselor with the yank organization of Pastoral Counselors, and offers pastoral counseling on the Pastoral middle for therapeutic in Nashville.
By Ron Crandall
By Mary Manz Simon,Beverly Warren
A undying vintage touching the lives of thousands of children!
These enticing devotions make "Jesus time" the easiest a part of the day aiding youngsters draw toward their Savior as they examine extra approximately His love and style. Little Visits with Jesus encourages children to draw toward their Savior as they study extra approximately Him and His love for them. excellent for kids a while four and up, this best-seller deals suitable, biblical, and interesting devotions to assist a brand new new release enhance a robust religion foundation.
Each "little stopover at" includes:
- a Bible verse
- a tale, a life-related devotion
- ways to contain young ones within the story
- a prayer starter or suggestion
This legacy anniversary variation is hardback with ribbon bookmarker, and encompasses a presentation page.
About the Author
An award-winning educator, Dr. Mary Manz Simon is a realistic parenting professional and best-selling writer with greater than 3 million books sold.
Family devotions are vital. The perform says to childrens that religion is not only for Sunday morning in church--it is a part of day-by-day dwelling. "Jesus time" offers an everyday chance for we all to develop toward one another as we develop spiritually toward our Lord.
-Mary Manz Simon-