Preaching in a Changing World

In Preaching in a Changing World, you will explore the process of how you, as pastor and preacher, can facilitate bringing change to your congregation.

Takes approximately 10 hours to complete.


Training more than one person?


Church and Ministry Leadership

Course Description

Do you struggle with how to address your church’s challenges through your preaching? Bringing about change within your church community is a sensitive and complicated process that can be a challenge to navigate. In this Preaching in a Changing World course, you will explore the process and dynamics of bringing change to your congregation and how you, as pastor and preacher, can facilitate these changes. It will help you identify potential preaching obstacles and draw from biblical examples in order to better connect with your congregation. This will help guide you in preparing sermons that holistically address the complexity of implementing change in the life of your community, emphasizing the positive effects. Join Steve Norman as you find ways to become a better preacher and enact compelling, long-lasting change in your church!

Meet Your Instructors

Steve Norman

Steve Norman is a pastor, preacher, and director of communications for Winning At Home, a Christian counseling center in the Grand Rapids, MI area. He holds a MAGL and D.Miss from Fuller Seminary.
Steve has served local churches for over 20 years and has preached as a youth pastor, a teaching pastor, a church planter, and a lead pastor. He has written for Christianity TodayPreaching Today, and the Covenant Companion, and hosts a series of webinars on preaching with Preaching Today. He is also the author of The Preacher as Sermon: How Who You Are Shapes What They Hear.

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