Chapter 1 of Faithful Preaching quotes many famous preachers that you should recognize. Describe the most effective ministry speaker you have heard. Who spoke and what was the occasion, topic, and audience?

Was the speaker’s ability to effectively communicate based upon style, message, audience appeal, length, speaking ability, or some other factors? What does this teach you? Do you believe preaching is as effective in the life of today’s church as it was 15 years ago? Why or why not? What are some of the new and current forms of communication and what are the implications to the practice and discipline of preaching?
Approx 135 word each question. One resource each.