Category Archives: preaching

Bilingual Preaching

To be truly effective, preachers have to become bilingual—fluent in two languages. I say that even though I only speak English. What are the two essential languages a preacher must speak? Not English and French (even in Canada). Not Greek … Continue reading

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Prayer Update May 12, 2017

Graduation marked the end of our school year at Heritage, but the school’s ministry continues to move forward. Spring and summer term classes have already started. Our faculty and staff have gathered to assess the previous year and plan for the … Continue reading

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The Preacher and Soul Care (Part 3)

  In the two previous posts, I made the case that looking after the health of our souls is not a luxury, but a necessity, for all who preach and teach God’s Word.  This is true whether we preach to … Continue reading

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Living with A Living Hope

Hope.   Hope is something everyone needs.  But sometimes hope is hard to hold on to. We want to remain hopeful but face situations that seem hopeless.  We get our hopes up and have our hopes dashed.  So we hope for the best … Continue reading

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The Scandalous, Wonderful Cross

It’s not a big surprise that the cross is the most enduring symbol of the Christian faith. But it should be. We’ve grown so accustomed to seeing crosses that we often forget the fact that the cross was originally scandalous … Continue reading

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Prayer Update, March 24, 2017

Yesterday we held our annual Ministry Leadership Day at Heritage.  This year’s speaker, Tim Challies, served us well in his preaching and teaching.  Tim has published on the topic of a Christian perspective on technology an a biblical approach to productivity.  All … Continue reading

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Living in a Construction Zone

Today in chapel, I continued the series we are doing called Unfinished Business.  We are focusing on areas of our lives as believers where we are still “under construction”. I preached a message from Philippians 1:3-6 on God’s promise to finish the … Continue reading

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