MIN3042-3 Preparing and Preaching Bible Messages

MIN3042 Preparing and Preaching Bible Messages (2 credits)

The intention of this course is to give a clear understanding of the basic principles of Christian preaching. It stresses the prime place of biblical exposition in authoritatively communicating the Christian message. It deals with practical matters such as the preparation of sermons, the sources of materials, the construction of sermon components, the variety of sermon types, and the delivery of sermons. It also stresses the importance of the preachers themselves in effectively communicating their messages.
Prerequisite or sequence recommendation:
None
Materials required:
IST: Preparing and Preaching Bible Messages by Ian Hall
New International Version of the Bible

MIN3043 Preparing and Preaching Bible Messages (3 credits)

See description of MIN3042 Preparing and Preaching Bible Messages above. This course is the same as MIN3042 Preparing and Preaching Bible Messages except that a CRA must be completed. The textbook for the CRA is listed under “materials required.”
Prerequisite or sequence recommendation:
None
Materials required:
IST: Preparing and Preaching Bible Messages by Ian Hall
CRA Textbook: Old Wine in New Wineskins by Millard Erickson
and James Heflin
New International Version of the Bible