Preaching Notes

  1. Find the Main Point - Subject and Function of the Passage

    Thomas Long's Two Tools:
    • 1) Focus statement answers "what do I want my listeners to know as a result of this passage?
    • 2) Function statements answers "what do I want my listeners to do as a result of hearing this passage?
  2. Most Important Hermeneutical Principle
  3. Hebrews 13:17
    Obey your leaders and submit to their authority. They keep watch over you as men who must give an account. Obey them so that their work may be a joy, not a burden, for that would be of no advantage to you.
  4. 2 Timothy 2:15
    Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a workman who does not need to be ashamed and who correctly handles the word of truth.
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