Read the following chapters, (On Preparation and Delivery of Sermons) :
Ch.1, Christian Preaching
Ch.3, The Preacher
Ch.4, Gods Message
1) Write a reflection paper, 1-3 pages, on Ch.1, Christian Preaching. Focus on the following: Nature of preaching, Central place of preaching, competition to preaching, and necessity for effective preaching.
2) Write a reflection paper, 1-3 pages on Ch.2, Homiletics. Focus on the following: Development of homiletics, Study of homiletics.
3) Write a reflection paper, 1-3 pages on Ch. 3, The Preacher. Focus on the following: Sense of divine call, Vital Christian experience, continuation of learning, development of natural gifts, maintenance of physical health, and complete dependence upon the Holy Spirit