1. The two words every preacher needs to memorise

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    20/09/2014 by Chris Green

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    This is a Saturday blog post: I’m too preoccupied with tomorrow to write a lot, and every preacher is too …
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  2. Have you blown it recently?

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    18/09/2014 by Chris Green

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    One of the key aspects for a Christian leader’s character, is self control. Like any element of Christian maturity, no …
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  3. Suffering for the gospel – 2Timothy, ISIS, and persecuted Christians in Iraq

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    22/07/2014 by Chris Green

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    2 Timothy spoke with awful new force as I preached on it recently and it helped me to understand more of …
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  4. “Great sermon, pastor!” Handling genuine compliments

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    16/07/2014 by Chris Green

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    It was probably the most formative piece of feedback to a sermon I have ever received. I don’t remember what …
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  5. When the Body is hurting

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    14/07/2014 by Chris Green

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    I nearly lost my nerve yesterday. I was preaching on Romans 12:1-8, about being a body with a variety of …
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  6. The amazing appearing man, and the astonishing disappearing Jesus

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    10/07/2014 by Chris Green

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    The preacher was accomplished and confident; he held the concentration of the crowd, and he certainly had my attention.  Although …
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  7. Why the camera cannot tell the truth

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    02/07/2014 by Chris Green

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    It’s true that we get used to things, and don’t notice them after a relatively short period.  We get used …
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