ContextConnecting to the GospelText and FrameworkFrom Text to TalkStructureMelodic Line1 Peter 51 Peter 2:4-10Exodus 40Exodus 7:1 – 9:12Staying on the LineConnecting to the GospelMelodic LineContext1 Samuel 311 Samuel 211 Samuel 4TypologyHistorical Trajectory and ThemesStructure
Letters are the most prevalent literary form in the New Testament. This genre makes up at least 20 of the 27 New Testament books. Given their prominence, it is not surprising that preaching from the Epistles is a regular part of many churches’ pulpit ministries. In order to preach the Epistles well, it is essential that we have an understanding of the genre and its unique literary conventions and structures.
1ContextRobert S. Kinney
3The Rhetorical Structure of 2 TimothyRobert S. Kinney