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Posts Tagged ‘andy stanley

Communicating for a Change Part 2

February 23, 2009

Some more great stuff from Andy Stanley’s book, Communicating for a Change: Next Sunday, somebody’s prodigal son or daughter may slip into the back of your auditorium to give the God thing one last try.  And it could very well be that somewhere in your town there is a mom or dad praying like crazy […]

Book Review: Communicating for a Change Part 1

February 19, 2009

I have been rereading Communicating for a Change by Andy Stanley.  Here are a few points that have been jumping out at me: Pick a point.  Every message should have one central idea, application, insight, or principle that serves as the glue to hold the other parts together.  Take time to reduce your one point […]

Pastor Appreciation Part 2

October 29, 2008

Several pastors have influenced me over the past 2 years even though I have never met them.  And I want to let them know that I appreciate them. Andy Stanley has challenged me to think differently by his books and his messages.  He communicates one point in each message.  He also does a great job telling stories from […]