Course Content:

An opportunity to explore ways to increase and broaden your effective preaching skills, including :

  • Understanding the need and purpose of preaching
  • Understanding textual and thematic preaching and interactive approaches
  • Exploring methods of delivery that enhance the message
  • Communicating for impact and transformation
  • During the course delegates will be asked to preach two five-minute micro-sermons

Pre-course work
The delegates will be given some material to engage with prior to the course/guided reading

Outline and presentations of two 5min micro-preach
Communicating for people, place and purpose

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Who Should Apply?

Officers, Territorial Envoys and those with preaching responsibilities that would like to develop in their preaching skills especially in communicating to different groups and contexts.

Venue & Dates

14-15 February 2022 William Booth College

Day 1: 9.00 – 5.00pm
Day 2: 9.00 – 1.00pm

Learning Outcomes:

By the end of this course, delegates should be able to:

  • Identify the aims and outcomes of a sermon delivered in a specific time and place and to a specific group
  • Plan, prepare and deliver a sermon in a variety of styles
  • Develop and call on new skills in sermon delivery and presentation


Major Tracey Davies
Major Mal Davies

Learning Hours:

10 hours