That'll Preach!

5 Simple Steps to Your Best Sermon Ever

By Charley Reeb Published
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Offers a simple process and a ‘secret’ technique for great preaching.Experienced preacher, teacher and author, Charley Reeb, gives readers a 5-step plan for writing and delivering a sermon that can transform lives for Christ. He covers preparation, sermon structure, storytelling, and how to ‘preach with presence’. He examines lectionary and topical preaching models, and shows the reader how to determine which model to use; he further instructs the reader to use the 5-step plan for each model. Finally, That’ll Preach! offers sermon outlines and full sermons, as examples to illustrate the book’s teaching.

The entire book stems from the author’s view that sermons must be engaging in order to be effective. This laser focus results in a book that is powerful and immediately useful, concise and purposeful. It is a book for every preacher.



“Charley Reeb understands that preachers must engage their audience and do it quickly and authentically.”

—Steve Harper, Retired Professor of Spiritual Formation and Wesley Studies

That’ll Preach! is a welcome shot in the arm for preachers young and old. Charley Reeb offers terrific insights for shaping and presenting sermons that grab the attention of listeners and make an impact in their lives. Whether you are a novice or a veteran, you’ll come away from reading this book with practical tools that can make your preaching more effective.”

—Michael Duduit, Executive Editor, Preaching magazine; Dean, Clamp Divinity School, Anderson University, Anderson, SC

“Charley Reeb is both an outstanding preacher and an engaged student of preaching. He thinks deeply about the craft of preaching by always beginning with the people for whom the sermon is prepared. Few books can help preachers more quickly improve their preaching than That’ll Preach!

—Lovett H. Weems Jr., Distinguished Professor of Church Leadership and Director of the Lewis Center for Church Leadership, Wesley Theological Seminary, Washington, DC

About the Author

Charley Reeb

Charley Reeb is the Senior Pastor of Pasadena Community Church (UMC) in St. Petersburg, Florida.
He teaches homiletics for the Course of Study school at Candler School of Theology, and has served as an adjunct professor of New Testament at Florida Southern College.  He often speaks at events and retreats.