The Wanderer

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Review: “Preaching in the Holy Spirit”

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Preaching in the Holy Spirit

Albert N. Martin

Reformation Heritage Books, 2011, 67pp., paperback, $8 / £6.99

ISBN 978-1-60178-119-2

If you have heard Al Martin preach at least twice, then – even without knowing the author beforehand – you would be able to identify him after reading the first paragraph of this book, not to mention the rest of it. The material – the substance of two sermons to pastors – addresses the agency and operations of the Holy Spirit, his indispensable necessity, his specific manifestations, and the restrained or diminished measure of his operations, all focusing on the act of preaching. The author brings the fruit of his study, observations and experience to bear on this topic, giving the reader an appetite for the reality he sketches. It is stirring and necessary stuff, and a powerful corrective to dry, dull, predictable sermonising. Preachers should read this.

Written by Jeremy Walker

Tuesday 22 November 2011 at 10:51

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  1. recently read his book on grieving, hope and pray he gives some time to further writing for the lay people too!

    Elaine@homebutnotalone

    Tuesday 22 November 2011 at 16:02


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