By J. Kent Edwards
J. Kent Edwards recollects a narrative that past due pastor J. Vernon McGee informed approximately seeing teenagers in South Africa enjoying a video game of marbles within the dirt with actual diamonds. the dear stones have been being dealt with without regard for his or her actual worthy. Edwards fears an identical factor occurs this day whilst preachers supply Scriptural fact to listeners with out being thoroughly crushed by means of its greatness themselves within the process.
Deep Preaching is his name to "rethink" preaching. Edwards is helping preachers learn how to hold forth the observe in ways in which will powerfully swap the lives of hearers. He contends that sermons "need no longer settle with ease at the lives of the listeners like airborne dirt and dust on a espresso table." He encourages preachers to affix him in doing away with the traces that moor their ministries to the status-quo and make each attempt to guide their preaching out of the "comfortable shallows." He urges them to evangelise deep sermons instead of superficial ones, relocating "beyond the yawn-inspiring to the awe-inspiring, from the trite to the transforming."
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Deep Preaching: Creating Sermons that Go Beyond the Superficial by J. Kent Edwards