Table of contents for A reader on preaching : making connections / edited by David Day, Jeff Astley, Leslie J. Francis.

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Six Feet Above Contradiction? An Overview
David Day
1 Trends in preaching
1.1	The distance we have traveled: changing trends in preaching
	Thomas G Long
1.2	Preaching as reimagination
	Walter Brueggemann
2	Preaching Scripture
2.1	The use of Scripture in contemporary preaching
	Thomas G Long
2.2	Preaching the epistles
	David Day
2.3	An imaginative 'Or'
	Walter Brueggemann
2.4	Preaching the Bible and preaching the gospel
	Edward Farley
2.5	Psychological type and biblical hermeneutics: SIFT method of preaching
	Leslie J Francis
3	Structure and communication
3.1	From exegesis to sermon
	Fred B Craddock
3.2	Pawn to king four: sermon introduction and communicational design
	Thomas G Long
3.3	Preaching and narrative
	Peter K Stevenson
3.4	Eleven ways of preaching a non-sermon
Dwight E Stevenson
4	Personal qualities and the preacher
4.1	Emerging new standards in the evaluation of effective preaching
	Thomas H. Troeger
4.2	Preaching and silence
	John Killinger
4.3	Ethics in the pulpit
	Alvin C Rueter
4.4	The Lenten preacher
	David Day
4.5	Martin Luther King, Jr's preaching as a resource for preachers
	Richard Lischer
5	Story, parable and imagination
5.1	Preaching pictures
	Jolyon Mitchell
5.2	On preaching a parable: the problem of homiletic method
	David G Buttrick
5.3	Story and image in sermon illustration
	Richard L Eslinger
5.4	Imagining a sermon
	Richard Lischer
6	Preaching and worship
6.1	A sketchbook: preaching and worship
	David G Buttrick
6.2	African-American preaching: The future of a rich tradition
	Henry H Mitchell
6.3	Homily or eulogy? The dilemmas of funeral preaching
	John A Melloh
7	The woman as preacher
7.1	The woman as preacher
	Cheryl J Sanders
7.2	Gender and the aesthetic of preaching
	Virginia Purvis-Smith
7.3	Rescripting their lives and narratives: spiritual life stories of pentecostal women preachers
	Elaine J Lawless
8	Effectiveness and evaluation
8.1	Preaching that drives people from the church
	James R Nieman
8.2	The measurement of the effect of preaching and preaching plus small group dialogue in one Baptist Church
	Dennis L Price, W Robert Terry and B Conrad Johnston
8.3	The Word of God and the words of the preacher
	William O Avery and A Roger Gobbel
Index of subjects
Index of names

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Preaching