By Eric Mckiddie on Dec 28, 2016
How you get your sermon started matters. While there is lots of room for error in the body of your sermon, there is little room for error in your introduction.
By Eric Mckiddie on Jun 24, 2017
How you get your sermon started matters. It can be the difference between someone being on the edge of their seat or slumped in their seat. Here are ten common mistakes that make for a less than optimal introduction to your sermon.
By Brandon Kelley on Aug 24, 2017
If you haven’t grasped this yet, your sermon introduction is vitally important. But what does it look like to knock the introduction out of the park? What are some things to avoid? What are some things to ensure are a part of it? Let’s dive into the 10 commandments of an effective sermon introduction!
By Tyler Scarlett on May 5, 2018
If you lose your congregation at the beginning, you will have to work twice as hard to get them back by the end. Why not give your message the best possible chance to connect with people at the outset?
By Joe Hoagland on Apr 20, 2016
There are some steps we can take as communicators, today, to make lasting change. As I look at improving multiple things in my life I look for the building blocks I can use to achieve success right away as well as into the future.
By H.b. Charles, Jr. on Sep 7, 2018
Every athlete wants to start strong; why should your work be any different?
By Joe Mckeever on Jul 8, 2015
"He gave no introduction to the sermon. This man simply stepped off the high diving board into the deep water. Except there was no deep water."
By Peter Mead on Nov 14, 2015
Your introduction is not the place to proclaim the global impact this one message (via this one messenger) is going to have, or even has had.