The Preacher as Storyteller

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The Preacher as Storyteller

The Power of Narrative in the Pulpit

By Austin B. Tucker

B&H Publishing Group, Paperback, 9780805447088, 218pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2008

"The Preacher as Storyteller "takes a skills-development approach to its timely homiletics topic. In short, author Austin B. Tucker reasons that You can greatly improve your preaching by sharpening storytelling skills . . . A story can touch the latch spring of the heart to let the life-changing gospel come in. To that end, he focuses upon the art of narrative and how it is used in the Bible (particularly by Jesus) and profiles great preachers throughout history and into today who have displayed a great gift for effective storytelling in their ministry.

About the Author
Austin B. Tucker has pastored for more than 30 years and has taught preaching at three Southern Baptist seminaries as well as Liberty University. He also has served as guest professor and adjunctive professor at several schools including Southwestern, Southeastern, and New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminaries. .