Proposition: There are requirements for being a preacher. The Preacher must have complete and precise understanding of these requirements. The world, the church, and even the preacher's ego may hinder him from performing these duties.
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I. Priority of Preaching.
A. Paul identifies Christ as setting priority to tasks performed.
B. Paul distinguished the importance of baptizing.
C. Paul establishes the high priority of preaching.
II. Process or Preaching.
A. What is preached. (The Gospel)
B. How it is preached. (As simple as possible)
III. Purpose of Preaching.
A. To lead men and women to the Cross of Christ.