Application & Illustration

Series: Becoming Effective in Teaching
Presenter: Kevin Fitzgerald

The third step of “Becoming Effective in Your Teaching of the Word” addresses the need for good application and illustration when teaching the Word of God. This message was given at the 2015 BER Conference in New Jersey. Part 3 of 5.

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Discuss It

  1. Compare and contrast the effect of a sermon or teaching on you as a listener that uses illustrations as opposed to one that does not. Share an example of one that used illustrations well.
  2. What are some other good sources of illustrations for your teaching? Give examples.
  3. What methods did the Lord Jesus use in His teaching that could possibly help you become a more effective teacher?

Apply It

  1. What steps can you take to become more effective in applying the word of God when you teach?