In Communicate with Power, America's top Christian leaders coach readers in preparing and delivering powerful, effective messages. Drawn from interviews originally published in Preaching magazine, each chapter highlights advice from 26 experts like: Bill Hybels, Max Lucado, John MacArthur, R. C. Sproul, Warren Wiersbe, George Barna, Chuck Swindoll, Calvin Miller, and other stellar communicators as they reveal what they have learned about speaking with excellence. This volume offers what months of conference hopping couldn't. This book brings powerful communicators into your office or home for a one-on-one chat.
About the Editor
Michael Duduit is the founding publisher and editor of Preaching magazine. He is also the founding Dean of the new David T. Clamp Graduate School of Christian Ministry and Professor of Christian Ministry at Anderson University in South Carolina. Michael is author and editor of several books, including the Handbook of Contemporary Preaching, Joy in Ministry and Communicate With Power. From 1996 until 2000 he served as editor of the Abingdon Preaching Annual series. His email newsletter, PreachingNow, is read each week by more than 20,000 pastors and church leaders in the U.S. and around the world.
He is founder and director of the National Conference on Preaching and the International Congress on Preaching, which has been held in 1997 at Westminster Chapel in London, 2002 at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, and 2007 at Cambridge. He has been a pastor and associate pastor, has served a number of churches as interim pastor, and speaks regularly for churches, colleges and conferences.
Dr. Duduit has taught and served on the administrative staff of several institutions, including Samford University, Southern Baptist Seminary, Palm Beach Atlantic University, and Union University, where he served from 1996 until 2002 as Executive Vice President and Associate Professor of Communication Arts and Christian Studies. A graduate of Stetson University (B.A., 1975) and Southern Seminary (M.Div., 1979), he earned the Ph.D. in Humanities at Florida State University (1983). Duduit is a former President of the Baptist Communicators Association, and is listed in Who's Who in Religion and in the most recent issue of Who's Who in America.