Episode 111: On Expositional Preaching

expositional preaching pastors talk alexander-michl 9marks

In this Pastors’ Talk episode, Jonathan chats with Mark about expositional preaching. They discuss questions like:

  • Does a text have just one meaning?
  • Is expositional preaching best—or biblical?
  • Is it necessary for a healthy church?
  • What about topical preaching?

* * * * *

For more on this topic, check out David Helm’s book and our Journal on the topic. Mark Dever’s Reading Plan for 2020 is available in our bookstore.

Jonathan Leeman

Jonathan (@JonathanLeeman) edits the 9Marks series of books as well as the 9Marks Journal. He is also the author of several books on the church. Since his call to ministry, Jonathan has earned a master of divinity from Southern Seminary and a Ph.D. in Ecclesiology from the University of Wales. He lives with his wife and four daughters in Cheverly, Maryland, where he is an elder at Cheverly Baptist Church.

Mark Dever

​Mark Dever is the senior pastor of Capitol Hill Baptist Church in Washington, D. C., and the President of 9Marks. You can find him on Twitter at @MarkDever.

9Marks articles are made possible by readers like you. Donate Today.