I am now reading a great book about how to teach present day messages. (I am going to share notes later) It is throwing out the three points and a poem model and introducing a one point message. I just learned the three point message last year in ministry school! What? Now it is just one?
Ministry is evolving. Culture is evolving. In order for us to embrace the culture and effectively minister to it, we have to embrace new changes the are constantly taking place around us.