Basics of Preaching

Semester:
Fall 2022
Start Date:
Monday, September 12, 2022 to Monday, December 12, 2022
Day:
Tue
Time:
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Discipline:
Pastoral Theology
Instructors:
Teaching Method:
Lectures
Tutorial
Workshop
Readings
Credits:
1
WYP2301HF
Summary:

This course provides an introduction to the skills and craft of preaching by exploring basic approaches to preaching and sermon preparation, attentive listening to a variety of preachers and practical assignments.  This practical approach will be framed by a theological understanding which will take into account the elements that the preacher must be aware of in preaching including: appropriate handling of the biblical text, the life and ministry of the local church, the values and suppositions of the prevailing culture, and finally the preacher’s own world view.

Additional Notes:

West Lecture Room

Course Prerequisites
This course is a second year course. It is recommended that the student has already completed their first year of courses before taking Introduction to Preaching.