Tuesday, April 22, 2008

Great Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Preach

As a preacher, I have a number of things I value in preparation for a message, things that I always want to be "in there" such as an invitation to respond to the Gospel, an understanding of the context, a sense of "place," some driving passion, something that connects and engages the listener, applications for everyone present, etc.

Joe Thorn has posted a list of questions that he asks himself of each message that he writes. They are worth asking--and answering!