Kerry Shook on Multi-sensory Preaching

Kerry Shook. Kerry Shook is an imaginative and unpredictable preacher. Beginning with eight people, he now sees 15,000 people attend Fellowship of the Woodlands on weekends, and some pack an extra pair of shoes. Several years ago, Shook learned from area shelters that...

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Andy Stanley on Multi-sensory Preaching

Many pastors who have a passion to teach the Word of God understand the power of multisensory teaching. That’s why they use it. As pastors, our calling is to teach. Needless to say, effective teaching necessitates effective communication. Stated another way: Great...

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Eric Geiger on multi-sensory preaching

After doing the three styles of preaching, we measured and compared attention levels, comprehension levels, and retention levels between the teaching styles. It was during this research that we could draw conclusions about the multisensory effect as a powerful form of...

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SUCCESs formula for stickiness

What makes an idea psychologically sticky? The answer is SUCCESs. Made to Stick distills years of research and communication science into an easy-to-remember mnemonic and blueprint for creating ‘sticky ideas’; ideas that get understood, remembered and that change...

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Multi-Sensory Preaching

During my research, I discovered another fact about which I had a hunch. People learn even more when we add interaction to verbal and visual communication. A Chinese proverb goes something like this: I hear, and I forget. I see, and I remember. I do, and I understand....

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Made to Stick

A friend of a friend of ours is a frequent business traveler. Let’s call him Dave. Dave was recently in Atlantic City for an important meeting with clients. Afterward, he had some time to kill before his flight, so he went to a local bar for a drink. He’d just...

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Velcroed for Growth

Sermon-based small groups take this haphazard learning-and-growing process into account. They’re perfectly fitted to the way spiritual growth actually takes place. The focus of a sermon-based small group is not so much on the curriculum as it is on the process. There...

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Spiritual Warfare Video

If we could look into the unseen world we would realize we are at war. Your enemy, the Devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking whom he can devour. You are at war. Don't be surprised when the bullets are flying. This video will make this point stick. From "God...

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