Category Archives: preachers

  1. Off-centre?

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    26/02/2018 by Chris Green

    Your car mechanic will say if your wheels need balancing.   Your doctor will tell you if your insulin’s out of balance. Who’ll spot if your preaching is off-centre?

  2. Feedback on feedback – is there a way to get better at getting better?

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    05/02/2018 by Chris Green

    If we become more attentive to our decisions to act and to the feedback, we can improve more carefully.

  3. How come a dazzling gospel produces such predictable preaching?

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    30/01/2018 by Chris Green

    Artists and musicians produce dazzling and original works from a limited source. We have a dazzling gospel – so how come it produces such predictable preaching?

  4. Serve it up fresh

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    06/12/2017 by Chris Green

    When I illustrate, I’m looking for echoes of plausibility, and they are most plausible when they are fresh.

  5. To illustrate…

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    04/12/2017 by Chris Green

    Our illustrations often don’t really work. Here are 11 danger signs.

  6. The invisible pastor

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    04/08/2017 by Chris Green

    How can we be culturally ‘invisible’, so that people can hear what we’re saying with a minimum of interference?

  7. When the passage doesn’t produce a sermon – five useful questions to ask.

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    20/04/2017 by Chris Green

    I took the passage to a local coffee shop, and watched the customers. What does this passage have to say to 21st century urbanites, most of whom gave up on the god-idea years ago? How does this prise open their questions, address their fears and hopes, shift their distracted focus onto Christ?

From Now On: first steps for new Christians

Launch dayJune 1st, 2018
10 days to go.

New resource

Pastors are busy, and leading a church is a demanding task.  That’s why I wrote this e-bookchecklist: The Pastor’s Checkup – The Top 10 Questions every pastor needs to answer (and helpful stuff if you can’t)

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