PRA2123 Homiletics


PRA2123 Homiletics

Course Description

This course addresses the need for preparation of the preacher as a necessary prerequisite to the preparation and delivery of the sermon, so both the preacher and the spoken message will have authority.

Course Outcomes

    By the end of this course, you will be able to:
  • Demonstrate understanding of the task of expository preaching.
  • Discuss different types of expository preaching.
  • Formulate the proposition of an expository sermon.
  • Construct a purpose statement and sermon structure.
  • Develop effective introductions and conclusions.
  • Apply the techniques of effective pulpit speech.
  • Analyse the unique challenges presented by diverse preaching contexts or methods: (a) ethical/social issues, (b) children, and (c) storytelling.