Sign in or signup

CODE #

3,941 active users!!Bandwidth
SUNDAY
AUG 20, 2017
Home
NewsSITE
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
Broadcasters
Local & Church Finder
Webcast LIVE NOW!
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff Picks
CommentsALL -2 hrs
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
Photos
Stores
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
Our Services
Submit Sermon
Members Only

Mobile Apps | Info
Enjoy sermons from this broadcaster
on a variety of mobile devices.
MyChurch: tbcnj
MyChurch Code ID: 29017
Church Apps | Info
Creating your own Church App is
as simple as turning ON the option.
 | Montville, New Jersey
24
Podcast + Codes
•  Apple iTunes | Video
Newest Widget | Demo
Sermons Embed | Info


Speaker:
Albert N. Martin
1,276 sermons
MP3 Downloads:
10,960+
1,450+
Emailed: 16

What's Wrong With Preaching Today?
9/11/1967 (MON)
ID
        Special Meeting
Blog-This 
Play Audio!
   ... stream | download | podcast | enjoy ...


Play Audio!  16kbps | 66:26 min.


Download MP3  (8.0MB)  Batch • How?

Transcription
Kindle
   Format: PDF + Kindle   |  1,270+ views


View Transcript! | Download PDF
...  more from this broadcaster | more site-wide ...


Send to Kindle!  ... Support for Kindle • Learn

Easy Link:

Embed This Sermon!
If you enjoyed this sermon, there are lots of ways to share it!
[
  • close
  • ]
    EMBED sermon in WEBSITE or BLOG:
    After making your selection, copy and paste the embed code above.
    The code changes based on your selection  |  PREVIEW

      Integrated flash player.
      Make the embed footprint tiny.
      Take up less real estate.
      Automatically show newest sermons.
      Show newest sermon of type: Special Meeting.
      Show newest sermon by: Albert N. Martin.
      Use this if embedding on a secure site.
    iPhone + iPad Android
    Favorites-To-Go!  tag this sermon. listen on-the-go.

    Featuring a sermon puts it on the front page of the site and is the most effective way to bring this sermon to the attention of thousands including all mobile platforms + newsletter.
    Albert N. Martin
    Problems With Preaching Today

    1 Thessalonians 1:5, 1...
    Special Meeting
    Trinity Baptist Church
    Play! | MP3 | RSS
    Text-Featuring a sermon is a less expensive way to bring this sermon to the attention of thousands on the right bar with optional newsletter inclusion. As low as $30/day.
    Albert N. Martin
    Problems With Preaching Today

    Trinity Baptist Church
    Special Meeting
    Transcript!Play! | MP3

    PowerClips is an exclusive feature which enables you to convert a selected clip from one of your sermons into an animated video creatively styled with strong, visual elements in bold typography. (Click left for an example).

    Learn more | Create PowerClip!


    More Sermon Details
    Sermon Activity:   
    Honors For This Sermon | Top Stuff | More..

    #5 - Top Downloaded Sermon (48-Hours)  on 8/12/2008
    #17 - Top Downloaded Sermon (Week)  week of 8/17/2008

    This sermon was FEATURED on: 11/13/04, 10/20/04 | more »
    This sermon was TEXT-FEATURED on: 4/15/10 | more »
    This MP3 sermon was last played: 3 days ago | more »
    This PDF text was last viewed: 16 hours ago | more »
    More Sermon Details:   
    Hints To Improve Contemporary Preaching
    
    Originally preached at the Ministers' Conference of
    the Orthodox Presbyterian Church at Westminster
    Theological Seminary in September 1967, this message
    was published in print form soon afterward by the
    Banner of Truth Trust and owing to its continued
    relevance has seen several reprints over the 30 years
    since.
    
    In response to a request to address a group of
    assembled ministers and ministerial students, Pastor
    Martin examines the Man, the Message and the Manner
    of contemporary preaching and offers a biblically
    based diagnosis of 'what's wrong with preaching
    today' and a prescription for becoming more effective
    communicators of the Word of God.
    
    **General Outline**
    
    1. The Man
      - regular systematic devotional habits
      - personal practical piety or holiness
      - purity of motivation
    
    2. The Message
      - biblical content
      - doctrinal substance
      - practical application
    
    3. The Manner
      - urgency
      - orderliness
      - directness
    
    1 Timothy 4:16-7; 3:2 is also referred to in this
    message among other passages.
    
    Available in print from Trinity Book Service.

    Sermons preached around the same date | more

    Videos from this broadcaster | view all
    David Chanski
    Luke's Gospel #69
    David Chanski
    Christian Education
    Bart Carlson
    A Prescription for Peace

    Related web store products from this broadcaster | this speaker..



      If you were blessed by this message, please email the broadcaster | add a comment ...
    Cecelia BlangoContact via email (7/22/2014)
    from United States
    “ Great Sermon! ”
    Some sermons bring tears of sorrow and a great need for intercessory prayer for the Body of Christ that we walk worthy of our call; in all things. This was one of those sermons. Thanks, and may God continue to bless you and your listeners.

    E Greenewald (8/17/2011)
    from Atlanta, Georgia
    “ Wonderful Sermon! ”
    So many excellent points -- so powerfully preached! Rev. Martin said the pastor's regular personal devotions and practical piety in his own home are foundational to solid and effective preaching. He also said the Pastor must be motivated first by a desire to glorify God (in the pulpit) and provide helpful application (which will be easy to do for the shepherd who truly loves and desires the sanctification of his sheep). He concluded by stating that contemporary Reformed preaching (in 1967) did not always accurately define true biblical faith and repentance. A great sermon as true today as the day it was preached!

    Pastor Sean IsaacsContact via email (5/1/2010)
    from Easton, PA
    “ The Spurgeon of Today! ”
    I am sure Pastor Martin would not publicly accept or acknowledge the title "Spurgeon of today", but I must confess that this man has been gifted by God through diligent and hard work, to open the scripture and preach it with such power. Every Pastor today should listen to this sermon and make a commitment to do the understand and appreciate content of this message. This message is preached with authority in the Spirit. May it continue to bring much encouragement to others! Oh God! Where is the Pulpit Power! Oh Lord, help us all.

    Michael H. (4/29/2010)
    from Richmond, VA
    “ Timeless! ”
    Thank you! I'm not an elder, but the principles shown forth in this sermon are convicting and I trust useful as I lead our small family. With much gratitude,

    Student of Christ (4/19/2007)
    from UK
    “ Question? ”
    My question is- How is Mr Martin so powerful in his preaching as much in 1967 as he is now in 2007? A true man of God! Thankyou for your ministry.

    Pastor Andrew Webb (10/3/2006)
    from Fayetteville, North Carolina
    “ A Much Needed Message ”
    This is a message of great usefulness to Pastors. Even though it was originally delivered almost 40 years ago, the content is just as applicable today. I particularly appreciated the admonitions to actually connect with one's hearers and not preach as though one were supremely unconcerned whether the congregation heard or not. The message does cut out a couple of minutes before the end however.

    Rev. NICANOR TAMANGContact via email (9/9/2006)
    from NEPAL/INDIA
    “ Great Sermon! ”
    Sir I am so grateful for your sermon. Could you send me cd of all your sermon so that I can send to my workers. I am pastor as well as Excutive Director of INNetwork Nepal which is one of the ministry of INNetwork International. Thank you

    More user comments by  this speaker | this broadcaster
       The Passion Movie: Not To See • 2/22/2004 | 91 posts
       Warning: Professing Christians • 1/23/1994 | 28 posts
       Modesty and the Gospel • 2/24/2008 | 16 posts
       Carnal Christian Doctrine #1 • 1/5/1964 | 10 posts
      Albert N. Martin
    For over forty years, Pastor Albert N. Martin faithfully served the Lord and His people as an elder of Trinity Baptist Church of Montville, New Jersey. Due to increasing and persistent health problems, he stepped down as one of their pastors, and in June, 2008, Pastor Martin and his wife,...

    Listen to more sermons by this speaker | more
       Warning: Professing Christians • 1/23/1994 | 30,000+ downloads
       What Is a Christian? • 7/5/1981 | 18,600+ downloads
       Our Nation‚Äôs Sexual Sins (3) • 7/6/1983 | 17,100+ downloads
      We invite you to listen to our collection of recommended sermon picks |  learn more ...

    Add Keywords —  Preach preaching preacher sermon homily message pastor ministry minister ministerial T8




    Dr. Steven J. Lawson
    PowerClip: Jonathan Edwards

    Kinetic Type Sermon Clips
    Video DVD
    SermonAudio Classics
    Play! | MP4 | RSS


    Hourly: America's Greatest Need
    Russ Sukhia
    Liberty Church, PCA
    Staff Picks..

    Shawn Reynolds
    From A Pit Of Clay To The Rock

    Grace Particular Baptist
    Sunday Service
    Transcript!Play! | MP3

    E. A. Johnston
    The Gospel Is For The Needy

    Evangelism Awakening
    Special Meeting
    Play! | MP3

    Sermon:
    The Invisible War
    Dr. Peter Masters

    SPONSOR | 2,200+

    SPONSOR




                       
    The success of the Gospel exasperates its enemies. ... Matthew Henry

    Gospel of John
    Cities | Local | Personal


    MOBILE
    iPhone + iPad New!
    Church App
    Android New!
    Church App
    Kindle + Nook
    Chromecast TV
    Apple TV
    ROKU TV
    Amazon Fire TV New!
    Apple Watch
    Android Wear
    Kindle Reader


    HELP
    Knowledgebase
    Broadcasters
    Listeners
    Q&A
    Uploading Sermons
    Uploading Videos
    Webcasting
    Tips & Tricks
    YouTube Screencasts

    FOLLOW
    Weekly Newsletter
    Staff Picks Feed
    SA Newsroom New!
    RSS | Twitter | Facebook
    SERVICES | ALL
    Church Finder | Info
    MP3 Play & Download
    Mobile Apps
    Podcast | Video Support
    Live Webcasting
    Events Support
    Transcription
    PowerClips
    Business Cards New!
    SOLO | MINI | Domain
    Favorites | QR Codes
    Online Donations
    24x7 Radio Stream
    INTEGRATION
    Embed Codes
    Goodies
    WordPress
    Twitter
    Facebook
    Logos | e-Sword | BW
    JSON API

    BATCH
    Transfer Agent
    Protected Podcasts
    Auto-Upload Sermons
    Upload via FTP
    Upload via Dropbox
    Picasa
    ABOUT US
    The largest and most trusted library of audio sermons from conservative churches and ministries worldwide.

    Our Services | Articles of Faith
    Broadcast With Us
    Advertising | Local Ads
    CONTACT
    info@sermonaudio.com
    Support Us | Feedback Fridays | Stories