Preaching for today

By: Clyde E. Fant

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Stated 1st Edition. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. . . . . .TABLE OF CONTENTS: 1.) The stubborn pulpit: * A golden age of preaching? / * Recent criticism / * The preaching cycle ------- 2.) The stubborn hope: * Preaching as authentically Christian / * Preaching as theologically significant ------- 3.) Toward Inca national preaching: * Homiletical heresy / * The two poles / * Midpoint: communication ------- 4.) We are men like yourselves: * Humanity: preventing despair / * Humanity: permitting testimony / * Humanity and personality ------- 5.) Credibility and charisma: * Expertness / * Trustworthiness / * Charisma: not the coin-in-the-fish's mouth of preaching ------- 6.) Impact, communion and shock: * Communion / * Impact / * Shock ------- 7.) The word becomes flesh: * The message: substance / * The message: shape ------- 8.) Out of the Gutenberg galaxy: * The oral manuscript / * The sermon brief ------- 9.) From the study to the pulpit: * It's Monday: or, not again! / * How do I find something to preach about? / * How do I get from a text to a sermon? From an idea to a text? / * And the sermon was without form and void, and darkness was upon the face of the deep / * Is an outline necessary, evil, or a necessary evil? / * What about introductions, conclusions, titles? / * Of time and the river / * How do I do it? / * How far ahead should I plan? and how? ------- 10.) Some said it thundered: upper garble and lower garble: * Upper garble / * Lower garble ------- 11.) They listened the more willingly: * Subjectivity and objectivity in delivery / * Contact point. . . . . . . . . The book was written in the 1970's but is incredibly applicable today. I found it very compelling and very relevant. This is a book you can't judge by its cover. -- Diana

Title: Preaching for today

Author Name: Clyde E. Fant

Categories: Sermons,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Harper & Row: January 1975

ISBN Number: 0060623314

ISBN Number 13: 9780060623319

Size: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible - Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Seller ID: 76820