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Raising Up Prophets

The following is a sermon preached in ACU Graduate Chapel on January 24, 2018. Sermon Texts: Deut 18:15-20 and Mark 1:21-28 — Well, here we are in Epiphany. For those of you who aren’t familiar with Epiphany it’s the few weeks between Christmas and Lent, and it’s often overlooked by churches as “ordinary time.”…

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A Different Style of Prophetic Preaching

I have noticed a trend toward equating “prophetic preaching” with a confrontational, rough and tough style of delivery.  It is a little less than what was once called a “hellfire and brimstone” sermon.  Maybe it is closer to what was once called a “toe-stomping” sermon.  I have inquired about the fascination with such…

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