Study to SermonStaying on the LineConnecting to the GospelStructurePreaching the ParablesMelodic LineMark 16:1-8Mark 10:46-52Mark 3:7-35Mark 14:1-111 Samuel 4:1 – 5:121 Samuel 311 Samuel 21:1-9Pathway for PreparationConnecting to the GospelText and FrameworkStructureText and Framework and Connecting to the GospelPathway for PreparationMelodic Line
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