Christ-Centered Preaching: An Overview

This overview offers a survey of the contemporary Christ-Centered Preaching movement (hereafter CCP), focusing on its: (1) profile, (2) proponents, and (3) alleged proofs for acceptance. Next, the unintended improprieties of this phenomenon are discussed with attention devoted to: (1) an improper use of hermeneutics, (2) an improper view of God, and (3) an improper view of Scripture. Finally, because Christ-centered preaching practiced properly reflects actual New Testament preaching examples, major New Testament emphases are explored. In conclusion, seven identifying characteristics of a biblically-directed, Christ-centered preacher are de- scribed.

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Turabian: Mayhue, Richard. "Christ-Centered Preaching: An Overview." The Master's Seminary Journal 27, no. 2 (Fall 2016): 151–60.

APA: Mayhue, R. (2016). Christ-Centered Preaching: An Overview. The Master's Seminary Journal, 27(2), 151–60.