What did you do for the first five minutes of your sermon? Do you remember? Does your congregation remember? You may be surprised to find how crucial those first five minutes really are. Jeremy Smith offers 5 things you can do and five things you shouldn’t do in order to make those the most impactful 5 minutes of all.
So often, we are tempted to imitate those we admire. But, it can be important in any endeavor to find your own voice and your own way of doing things. How can we find our own preaching voice? Jeremy Smith has helpful advice on how to be authentically yourself in the pulpit.