Sermons and Sponges

June 30, 2009


In a spring 2006 chapel service, President Paige Patterson presented the “perfect expository sermon.” It was just one example of Patterson’s attempts to teach a new generation of preachers how the Word of God should be proclaimed.

The perfect sermon, Patterson said, is a dry sponge.

Read the rest.


One comment

  1. I am confused. I guess that I haven’t preached any “perfect sermons” since my graduation from SWBTS 20 years ago. I am going to need to stock up on sponges.

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