Video Lessons & Lecture Notes

Great for Christian men & women who anticipate delivering a sermon or inspirational address.

The "How to Write a Sermon for African American Audiences" online course is a quick guide to sermon writing. New ministers, teachers, and even seasoned pastors can benefit from this straight-forward approach to sermon writing. Although the techniques are not racially specific, the course materials are geared toward Black church membership. Ultimately, the following lessons help students to write a sermon with ease and confidence.

This beginner sermon writing online course covers the following topics:
  • Is this for you?
  • Sermon Format
  • Finding a Text
  • Narrowing Text
  • Using online resources (Video)
  • Interpreting Text
  • Discovering Themes
  • Historical Context
  • Key Words
  • Theological Context
  • Theme & Title
  • Sermon Outline
  • Favorite Preachers
  • Sermon Resources

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What's Inside

As an individual (single user) taking this class for personal or professional development, you have full access to class materials for your specified time of enrollment (no expiration for lifetime access). The instructor retains all copright ownership for all of the materials presented in this course. Any resources not directly written by the instructor are duly noted and properly cited. Students are expected to abide by fair use laws when printing course materials. No part of this course may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, without the prior written permission of the author.

  • Video Lessons, Lecture Slides, and PDF eBook

  • Certificate of Completion

  • One-time payment. Lifetime Access.

Course Curriculum

  • 1

    How to Download

    • Welcome!

    • Video: Viewing the Lessons

    • Video: Downloading Materials

  • 2

    Sermon Lessons & Downloads

    • Video: How to Write a Sermon

    • Notes: How to Write a Sermon

    • PDF: Sermon Writing eBook

  • 3

    Before You Finish

    • More Online Classes

    • Course Review

    • Your Certificate


Lifetime access to these materials. Enjoy!