Preaching Principles, Problems and Opportunities

Dr. Bob’s WORKBOOK for preachers: The pulpit is among the most influential places you will occupy. What you preach is a combination of who you present yourself to be and how you present the words that are in your heart. Effective communication is a skill that can and should be developed.  In this Workbook you will explore many ways you can improve and increase your ability to share the Word of God. These will include:

[1] Setting goals for your preaching.
[2] Speaking words that will bring change.
[3]Demonstrating the power of the Holy  Spirit.
[4] Focusing your listeners’ faith in the direction of God.
[5] Presenting the Gospel with grace and love.
[6] Preaching with practiced and effective techniques.
[7] Composing your sermon with skillful organization.

Now Available: “Philippians – Grace and Peace in All Things”

The Apostle Paul had an unwavering commitment to put his energies into doing whatever was required to fulfill the will of God. His letter to the Philippians challenges us to embrace this same level of commitment to know, love and serve Jesus. You will find the book speaking to your heart. It is available through a link on our website Bookstore.

What Will You Do? A Study in Christian Ethics

As a Christ-follower, you face ethical decisions every day. The question is, “What will you do?” Contemporary cultural pressures will tempt you to live outside the safety net of scriptural boundaries. However, if you set your sail to follow the winds of social evolution you may find yourself in a storm. The Scriptures give you proven ways to navigate safely through life’s decisions. God provides clear ethical guidelines. You can be assured your ethics are sound when you rely on them. This study will provide principles to hep you resolve questions of what is ethical for a Christian in any particular situation and in any culture. You can confidently make correct and honorable choices as the Holy Spirit guides you through the unchanging ethical principles found in the Word.

Hardcover, paperback and e-book editions are available. There is also a WORKBOOK available in October that is excellent for Bible study or Bible College.

No Control? What Now?

Paperback and Kindle eBook are now available: Have you ever suddenly found yourself in one of life’s unexpected storms? Think of a time when you were genuinely surprised at your situation and felt trapped, unsettled and without an apparent solution to your dilemma? You were sure there was no way out There was nowhere to turn and nobody to turn to. And so, there you were. There was just no way to control what was an apparently bleak path to any number of negative outcomes. When life confronts us with situations that seem beyond our control, what’s to be done? Every unsettling situation can tempt us to respond outside the will and covering of God. The answer to finding a way to escape such situations is to displace them with biblically proven choices. When God has a plan, He always has a way. This book is about practical, biblically proven ways to move beyond life’s challenges and into new seasons of opportunities. When you find yourself without any apparent control over your situation, and ask, “What now?