Author: Ron Graham

Training to Teach and Preach

Presentation Checklist
—Do it right, do it well

Here a dozen secrets of success in the pulpit or in any public speaking situation.


checkbox Theme —clear at outset and adhered to throughout message

checkbox Points —stand out clearly and relate to theme

checkbox Signposts —at each stage of lesson help audience follow

checkbox Illustrations —and examples clarify main points

checkbox Scriptures —cited to substantiate main points

checkbox Other quotes —apt, correct, and source acknowledged

checkbox Elaboration —where needful without getting off track

checkbox Application —to lives, needs, interests, skill-level of audience

checkbox Insights —some new information given to audience

checkbox Highlight —or climax of lesson aids interest/memory

checkbox Summary —draws together main points

checkbox Opening and closing words —appropriate and effective.