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Homework

Before Class #1

Read “A Sermon Workbook: Exercises in the Art and Craft of Preaching” by Thomas H. Troeger and Leonora Tubbs Tisdale.

Chapters 1 and 2.

Books

Before Class #3

Read “A Sermon Workbook: Exercises in the Art and Craft of Preaching” by Thomas Hl Troeger and Leonora Tubbs Tisdale

Chapters 8-10  and Chapter 18

Choose your text, choose your process of how to put your sermon together, choose your theme for your sermon. ( *Your theme will be important because you have such a short time for the sermon.)  Practice your sermon in front of a mirror

Holding a Book

Before Class #2  

Read “A Sermon Workbook: Exercises in the Art and Craft of Preaching” by Thomas Hl Troeger and Leonora Tubbs Tisdale

 Chapters 3-7

Video Sermon due on October 24.   The sermon can only be 3-5 minutes long. Choose from 2 scripture lessons for the text for your sermon:

  • Luke 1:5-23   Zechariah

  • Luke 1:39-56   Mary and the Magnificat

  • (pg. 22-25 in book for assistance?)

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Before Class #4

Record a video of you preaching your 3-5 minute sermon and submit it by noon on October 24th.   (earlier is welcome!)

 

You can do it. 

Three minutes is doable. 

Focus on your theme.  

 

How to record – 

      You may have a phone stand or you can prop up your phone or have a friend or relative hold the phone for you.  

      

     Make sure that the light is in front of you and not behind you

 

After it is recorded, Title it with Your Name & Your Text then please email it to pastorconniewe@gmail.com and seulberg@gmail.com and 

 These will be put on Lay Preaching Class website for you to view before class on October 31st.

 

On October 29 and 30 please view the other sermon videos on the Lay Preaching Class website below!

 

You will go to the Homework Link and look under “Sermons”

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View Class Sermons Here on October 29-30

Steven Gustafson Joseph and Mary
03:29
Jan Cooper--Mary
04:51
Michael Berry - Mary's Song
04:35
Julia Mahaffey Unusual Messengers
05:50
Randy Schroeder, Luke 1_5-23
04:51
Sue Ellen Sermon-Mary
04:00
Penelope Smith Sermon-Zechariah
04:35
Jim Winter Sermon-Chosen
04:26