Now that we have understood Paul’s message, let’s talk about application. How can this passage make a difference in our lives this week?
These are some of the most important words in your sermon.
But what comes next?
Do you know how to craft a compelling push to apply God’s Word, or do you stay in safe, generic waters?
“Read the Bible.”
While these are certainly important – just as the biblical author had a specific agenda for his ancient audience, so we must apply the text to the specific men, women and children before us each Sunday.
The problem is that many of us have not been given the tools to think more creatively about application. Here are some tips I have picked up over the years. I pray you will find them useful – even for your sermon this Sunday! Continue Reading…