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Reading for Preaching: The Preacher in Conversation with Storytellers, Biographers, Poets, and Journalists

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Reading for Preaching: The Preacher in Conversation with Storytellers, Biographers, Poets, and Journalists - Plantinga, Cornelius
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In Reading for Preaching Cornelius Plantinga makes a striking claim: preachers who read widely will most likely become better preachers. Plantinga -- himself a master preacher -- shows how a wide reading program can benefit preachers. First, he says, good reading generates delight, and the preacher who enters the world of delight goes with God. Good reading can also help tune the preacher's ear for language -- his or her primary tool. General reading can enlarge the preacher's sympathies for people and situations that ...

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Reading for Preaching: The Preacher in Conversation with Storytellers, Biographers, Poets, and Journalists 2013, William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company

ISBN-13: 9780802870773

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