The Worlds of the Preacher (Paperback)

Navigating Biblical, Cultural, and Personal Contexts

By Scott M. Gibson (Editor), Bryan Chapell (Foreword by)

Baker Academic, 9780801099618, 192pp.

Publication Date: April 17, 2018

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Building on Haddon Robinson's philosophical approach to preaching, this book brings together accomplished evangelical preachers and teachers to help students and pastors understand the worlds--biblical, cultural, and personal--that influence and impact their preaching. The contributors explore the various inner and outer worlds in which a preacher functions with the goal of helping preachers sharpen their craft. Foreword by Bryan Chapell.

About the Author

Scott M. Gibson (DPhil, University of Oxford) is the Haddon W. Robinson Professor of Preaching and Ministry and director of the Center for Preaching at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in South Hamilton, Massachusetts. He is past president and cofounder of the Evangelical Homiletics Society and has authored or edited numerous books on preaching.