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Preaching funerals in the Black church : bringing perspective to pain

Author: Peter M Wherry
Publisher: Valley Forge, PA : Judson Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First edition
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In this guide, pastors and preachers will discover more than conventional homiletics theory about mechanics and methodology. Learn to transform the preaching moment into an incarnational engagement between grieving persons and the risen Christ. Sermon models by noted preachers demonstrate effective methods and structure. (Back cover)55.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter M Wherry
ISBN: 9780817017354 0817017356
OCLC Number: 840937573
Description: xiii, 122 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: PART ONE: PREPARING FUNERAL SERMONS. Funeral Preaching Begins before the Service Starts: It's What's Up Front That Counts --
The Funeral as Teachable Moment: Everything plus the Kitchen Sink --
Pastoral Perspectives on Death and Dying: Leaping Lessing's Ditch --
Finding and Selecting the Text: Texts under Negotiation --
Sermon Structure in Funeral Preaching: The Uncertain Sound --
PART TWO: FUNERAL SERMONS AND EULOGIES. An Illness Not unto Death (Peter M. Wherry) --
Blessings beyond Burial (Nathan Dell) --
A Lasting Fellowship (Toney L. McNair Jr.) --
The Dividends of an Undivided Life (Brad Braxton) --
The Steps of a Good Man (Mary H. Young) --
An Unusual Response (Claude R. Alexander Jr.) --
Beautiful Feet (Peter M. Wherry) --
Acceptance, Praise, and Thanksgiving (Debra Haggins) --
The Nine Lives of Cat Moss (Gregory K. Moss Sr.).
Responsibility: Peter M. Wherry ; foreword by Charles G. Adams ; preface by Luke A Powery.

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In this guide, pastors and preachers will discover more than conventional homiletics theory about mechanics and methodology. Learn to transform the preaching moment into an incarnational engagement between grieving persons and the risen Christ. Sermon models by noted preachers demonstrate effective methods and structure. (Back cover)55.

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