Biblical Preaching! It is relevant in and of itself

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There is quite a lot of talk about preaching and relevancy these days. ¬†Much of it simply buys into the whole revivalism and numbers game seen in many fantastical fads and gimmicks over the past few decades. ¬†Even given so much progress in education and learning styles in recent decades, there is a very real danger that the act or art of preaching could succumb to an overbalanced bias to the felt-needs of the listener, i.e. if the prop or story or illustration or picture wasn’t good enough, the sermon was rubbish – as if! Continue reading