In this article, Jay Adams argues that illustrations are the “life blood” of a sermon. He presents the importance of illustrations in preaching and offers practical ideas and skills for identifying and incorporating illustrations into sermons.
Each of us has personal and interpersonal struggles. Jesus Christ knows those struggles, cares about strugglers, and enters in. We see him bring about significant change in people’s lives every day. This passion for Christ’s relevance in counseling is our heritage and heartbeat.