Preaching is challenging business. Everyone can use some encouragement and fresh ideas.

For preachers, the question arises, “How can a preacher use stories actively in preaching?”

This module will answer that question. Using the homiletical theory of Thomas Long, you will learn to distinguish between three types of stories and discover the principles that guide preachers in effectively using each type.

Resources for Module 1:

Module 1: Introduction

Module 1: Segment 1 of 3

Module 1: Segment 2 of 3

Module 1: Segment 3 of 3

Preach the Word video series

Preach the Word will help pastors work together to improve their preaching through video modules with accompanying resources and by interacting with seminary professors and fellow preachers.