SBD/GCH PREACHING GROUP 2017
Aim: At the end of 5 sessions to produce a 12 minute sermon on a passage from the Bible
SESSION 1 Sunday 22nd January
10.30-11.15 What does the text say?
11.30-12.15 Use of language: metaphor, simile, alliteration, rhetoric etc
12.15-1.00 1 minute talk on something that struck you from the passage
Give out a biblical text to work on through other sessions
2 minute talk on what your text says in the next session.
SESSION 2 Sunday 26th February
10.30-11.15 What did the text mean then?
11.30-12.15 Authenticity/Integrity, tone, pace, pitch, body language, eye contact etc
12.15-1.00 2 minute talk on what did your text say.
Homework: 5 minute talk on what did your text mean then.
SESSION 3 Sunday 19th March
10.30-11.15 What does the text mean now?
11.30-12.15 Illustration, culture, story, heart (preaching the OT?)
12.15-1.00 5 minutes talk on what did your text mean
Homework: 8 minute talk on what does your text mean now?
SESSION 4 Sunday 30th April
10.30-11.15 How do we say it? (Structure, manuscript, shitty first draft)
11.30-1.00 8 minute talks on what does your text mean now.
Homework: 12 minute sermon on your text
SESSION 5 Sunday 21st May
12 minute sermons in 3’s w/video plus a coach and actor