The book of Daniel isn’t about Daniel. The book of Daniel is about Daniel’s God. If what you’ve taught or learned from this soaring book is that you should “dare to be a Daniel,” then I’m afraid you entirely missed the point.
Unless you’re one of those people that is into arcane prophecy and end-times speculation, then why should you preach the book of Ezekiel? Here are three reasons.
All of us—not just preachers—should beware bad biblical theology. But what exactly does bad biblical theology look like?
When you’re preaching through the Bible, don’t neglect Lamentations.
Four themes throughout this ancient book will particularly benefit your congregation today.
Here’s the message of Isaiah: the Lord’s day of judgment and salvation is coming, and when it does, his glory will be revealed through his anointed Servant-King.
Ecclesiastes surprises people. That’s partly because it says things you don’t expect to hear from the Bible.
Proverbs makes for challenging preaching, but who else is going to teach our people how to read wisdom literature if we don’t?
It’s been said that all of life with God is expressed in the Psalms. That’s true, and your people need the comprehensive discipleship course found in this book. Our own souls need it, too.
By the end of the Old Testament, we’re left hoping for a son of God who will worship God perfectly, and who will then lead his bride in pure worship of the one true God.
While God ordains that the righteous suffer, God is not indifferent towards our pain and suffering.
How do you preach Christ from Proverbs? This book will help.
Esther may seem like a strange book to preach through, particularly for those who are keen to preach Christ from the Old Testament.
Nehemiah has been used and abused for every kind of building project and capital campaign known to church. But the main point of Nehemiah is that in the face of opposition to the gospel, we should put our trust in God because he is unwaveringly committed to his glory and his people.