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A Beginning Preacher's Library and the Bibliography

A Beginning Preacher’s Library 125 An Illustrative Bibliography on Preaching 127 What ideas or statements in this chapter did you find most meaningful? Why?   Source: John P. Gilbert’s Go Preach! A Primer for Beginning Preachers is the textbook for our advance … Continue reading

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Chapter 15 Preaching on Special Occasions: Funerals. Weddings, Baptisms, and Other Special Occasions 119

What ideas or statements in this chapter did you find most meaningful? Why?   Source: John P. Gilbert’s Go Preach! A Primer for Beginning Preachers is the textbook for our advance Lay Servant course on preaching.

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Chapter 14 Roll Out the Barrel?: Getting New Sermon Ideas 111

What ideas or statements in this chapter did you find most meaningful? Why?   Source: John P. Gilbert’s Go Preach! A Primer for Beginning Preachers is the textbook for our advance Lay Servant course on preaching.

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Chapter 13 How Did It Go?: Listening, Self-critique, and What to Do With the Manuscript 103

What ideas or statements in this chapter did you find most meaningful? Why?   Source: John P. Gilbert’s Go Preach! A Primer for Beginning Preachers is the textbook for our advance Lay Servant course on preaching.

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Chapter 12 Now What?: Silent Prayer Time, Altar Calls, Transitioning 95

What ideas or statements in this chapter did you find most meaningful? Why?   Source: John P. Gilbert’s Go Preach! A Primer for Beginning Preachers is the textbook for our advance Lay Servant course on preaching.

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Chapter 11 Go!: Delivering the Sermon 87

What ideas or statements in this chapter did you find most meaningful? Why?   Source: John P. Gilbert’s Go Preach! A Primer for Beginning Preachers is the textbook for our advance Lay Servant course on preaching.

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Chapter 10 Get Set: Practice, Rehearsal, and Tryout 79

What ideas or statements in this chapter did you find most meaningful? Why?   Source: John P. Gilbert’s Go Preach! A Primer for Beginning Preachers is the textbook for our advance Lay Servant course on preaching.

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Chapter 9 Leave 'Em Laughing?: The Use–and Misuse–of Humor in the Pulpit 71

What ideas or statements in this chapter did you find most meaningful? Why?   Source: John P. Gilbert’s Go Preach! A Primer for Beginning Preachers is the textbook for our advance Lay Servant course on preaching.

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Chapter 8 The King's English: The Need for Good Grammar, Style, and Word Selection 63

What ideas or statements in this chapter did you find most meaningful? Why?   Source: John P. Gilbert’s Go Preach! A Primer for Beginning Preachers is the textbook for our advance Lay Servant course on preaching.

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Chapter 7 Get Ready–III: The Nuts and Bolts of Sermon Preparation 55

What ideas or statements in this chapter did you find most meaningful? Why?   Source: John P. Gilbert’s Go Preach! A Primer for Beginning Preachers is the textbook for our advance Lay Servant course on preaching.

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