Welcome to the 2016 Cutting It Straight Expository Preaching Conference!

May grace and peace be multiplied to you in the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord. – 2 Peter 1:2 Welcome to Jacksonville, Florida. Welcome to the Shiloh Metropolitan Baptist Church. Welcome to the 2016 Cutting It Straight Expository Preaching Conference! Thank you for joining us for this year’s conference. We are glad you […]

#041: Terry K Anderson Interview

Welcome to episode #41 of The On Preaching Podcast, the podcast dedicated to helping you to preach faithfully, clearly, and better. In this episode, you will hear a interview I had with Pastor Terry K. Anderson. Pastor Anderson is the Senior Pastor of the Lilly Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Houston, where he has served for the past twenty-four years. […]

Pray for Cutting It Straight 2016

We are now one week away from the Cutting It Straight Expository Preaching Conference 2016. It will take place September 20-22 at the Shiloh Church in Jacksonville, Florida, where I am privileged to serve. You still have time to join us for Cutting It Straight. If possible, I hope you will attend. And bring members […]

#040: Choosing Sermon Titles [PODCAST]

Welcome to episode #40 of The On Preaching Podcast, the podcast dedicated to helping you to preach faithfully, clearly, and better. In this episode, I want to talk to you about choosing your sermon titles. Here are seven practical tips to help you when choosing your sermon titles… Stimulate interests. Emphasize scripture. Be user-friendly. Don’t overpromise. Practice brevity. […]

Cutting It Straight Ministers’ Wives & Women’s Ministry Track

The Cutting It Straight Expository Preaching Conference is just a few weeks away. This conference will meet September 20-22, 2016, at the Shiloh Church in Jacksonville, Florida. The primary purpose of Cutting It Straight is to train, model, and promote biblical preaching and teaching. It is a conference for pastors, preachers, and teachers. But we […]

#039: Selecting A Text To Preach [PODCAST]

  Welcome to episode #39 of The On Preaching Podcast, the podcast dedicated to helping you to preach faithfully, clearly, and better. In this episode, I want to talk to you about selecting a text to preach. Here are five practical tips to help you when selecting a text to preach… Pray. Proclaim Christ. Choose clear texts. Practice […]

Grateful for Cutting It Straight 2016 Sponsors

The 2016 Cutting It Straight Expository Preaching Conference if now a month away. And I am grateful for all of our guest speakers, hardworking staff, and faithful volunteers who will serve us during this year’s conference. I am especially grateful for our ministry friends  who have supported and sponsored Cutting It Straight this year. We […]

#038: Keys to Effective Sermon Outlines [PODCAST]

Welcome to episode #38 of The On Preaching Podcast, the podcast dedicated to helping you to preach faithfully, clearly, and better. In this episode, I want to talk to you about basic keys to effective sermon outlines. Here are ten practical tips to help you be more effective in developing sermon outlines… Let the text […]