“90% of unchurched people choose a church based on the pastor or preaching”—Thom Rainer
In short, this event will help your church grow because your preaching improves. Check out what you’ll learn to help with your next sermon:
The First Five Minutes. What if you could quickly shrink the gap between you and your audience? Jeff Henderson, lead pastor of Gwinnett Church, gives five practical tips on how to connect in the first five minutes of your message. Jud Wilhite, pastor of Central Christian Church, walks through his mindset when it comes to engaging people in the first part of his sermon.
The Pain Of Preparing. “The better you prepare, the better you preach” (Jeff Henderson). Jeff gives four practical questions you can ask yourself to help your preparation grow rapidly in its effectiveness and efficiency. Herbert Cooper, Senior Pastor of People’s Church, shares his secrets to planning his sermons months in advance.
Build The Boxes. “We preach because we want to see God change people’s lives. Every time I preach, I want people to take the next step” (Herbert Cooper). Jeff explains his revolutionary “Build The Boxes” system that helps you deliver an intentional sermon that flows seamlessly. Derwin Gray walks through “The 6 C’s Of Life-Transformative Preaching.” It’s amazing stuff!
Sermons That Stick. “It’s not usually whole messages that change people’s lives. It’s usually one sentence.” (Lysa TerKeurst – author and President of Proverbs 31 Ministries). Lysa describes how she boils a sermon down to a short, memorable point. Jeff explains the P.R.E.A.C.H. acronym to help you create a bottom line that your congregation will remember five days later.
And then, to top it off, Andy Stanley gives a sneak peak inside his approach to preaching. You don’t want to miss it!
You can walk away with a Complete Sermon System to help you preach better and your church grow.