Resources on Matthew Woodley

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Man Seeks Restraining Order Against God; The Rejection of "Boaty McBoatface"; and More Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2016/may/1052316.html Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley Topics: Sin , Incarnation , Addiction , Prayer Source: Preaching Today Matthew Woodley offers several sermon illustrations dealing with the topics of suffering, prayer, God’s presence, the Incarnation, addiction, and sin. Church for Jerks; Children Offer Forgiveness to Vandals; and More Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2013/april/8042913.html Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley Topics: Forgiveness , Community , Grief , Evil Source: Preaching Today Matthew Woodley offers several sermon illustrations inspired by news headlines that touch on the topics of evil, community, sanctification, forgiveness, self-worth, and depression. Father of the Year, Forgiven Debt, A Dog's Love, and more Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2016/june/1062016.html Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley Topics: Forgiveness , Anger , Love , Sin Source: Preaching Today Matthew Woodley offers several sermon illustrations inspired by the news that touch on the topics of discipline, forgiveness, love, anger, imperfection, and sin. Churches Step Up; Police Officer Picks Up the Check; and More Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2016/july/1072516.html Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley Topics: Church , Social Justice , Prayer , God's Deliverance Source: Preaching Today Matthew Woodley offers several sermon illustrates taken from news headlines that touch on the topics of church, blessings, deliverance, evangelism, prayer, and social justice. Honestly Praying Our Complaints, Laments and Even Our Anger Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2010/october/3102510.html Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley Topics: Lament , Prayer , Anger , God's Will Source: Preaching Today Matthew Woodley shares from his conversation/confrontation with a Jewish friend how God can handle our honest prayers, be they inspired by complaint, lament, or anger (cf., Psalm 13, Psalm 137, and Psalm 88). It Takes an Extended Family to Raise a Child Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2016/july/1071816.html Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley Topics: Community , Body of Christ , Salvation , Sin Source: Preaching Today Matthew Woodley shares several sermon illustrations inspired from news headlines that covers the topics of community, the Body of Christ, fear, sin, dedication, and salvation. News That Illustrates: Lions, Facebook, Airport Noise, and Automatic Brakes Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2016/march/1032816.html Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley Topics: Suffering , Culture , Repentance , Illustration Source: Preaching Today Matthew Woodley offers several sermon illustrations about persistence, restoration, suffering, culture, and spiritual discipline. What I Learned in Death; Life Is Always Rolling; Social Networks; and More Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2016/may/1053016.html Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley Topics: Illustration , Grief , Creation , Culture Source: Preaching Today Matthew Woodley offers several sermon illustrations on the topics of grief, integrity, culture, creation, and God's power, Early Church Leader Helps Younger Christian Overcome Anger Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2011/march/6031411.html Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley Topics: Forgiveness , Prayer , Repentance , Anger Source: Preaching Today Matthew Woodley tells a story of the fourth-century desert father Sisoes, who helped a young man forgo vengeance with a paradoxical prayer - illustrating Proverbs 15:1; Matthew 5:21-26; Titus 3:2, and other scriptures. Faith Helped Woman Confront Terrorists Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2014/november/5111014.html Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley Topics: Faith , Fear , Compassion , Courage Source: Preaching Today Matthew Woodley tells the story of a woman whose faith propels her to talk terrorists down during an attack. Suggested as an illustration for Joshua 1:8-9, Isaiah 41:10, Matthew 5:9, and other similar passages. Homemade License Plates, the 1,000-Day Walk, and Flying Baseball Bats Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2016/march/1032116.html Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley Topics: Illustration , Suffering , Salvation , Devotion Source: Preaching Today Matthew Woodley presents several sermon illustrations touching on the topics of courage, fatherhood, devotion, restoration, suffering, and brokenness. Renting a Mom, Uber for Breakups, and More Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2015/november/1112315.html Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley Topics: Illustration , Sermon , Ingratitude , Sin Source: Preaching Today Matthew Woodley records a variety of exciting sermon illustrations that come from news headlines and have topics ranging from ingratitude to sin and sanctification. Super Bowl 50 Commercial Illustrations Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2016/february/1022216.html Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley Topics: Truth , Salvation , Grace , Conflict Source: Preaching Today Matthew Woodley presents several sermon illustrations around the theme of Super Bowl commercials that deal with conflict, faith, grace, truth and self-worth. Abortion Doctor Changed His Mind Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2013/january/5011413.html Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley Topics: Conversion , Forgiveness , Repentance , Abortion Source: Preaching Today Matthew Woodley tells the story of an abortion doctor who oversaw 60,000 abortions but later changed his view on abortion. Suggested as an illustration for Genesis 1:26-28, Psalms 8:3-4 & 139:13-16, Jeremiah 1:5, and Luke 1:41. A Wandering, Caffeinated Goat, Philadelphia's Apology, and More Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2016/april/1042516.html Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley Topics: Fellowship , Sin , Sovereignty of God , Prayer Source: Preaching Today Matthew Woodley offers several sermon illustrations that cover the topics of prayer, racism, seeking, sin, God's sovereignty, and fellowship. The Encyclopedia of Ethical Failure Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2013/august/2081213.html Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley Topics: Folly , Ethics , Morality , Theft Source: Preaching Today Matthew Woodley describes examples of government employees' behavior that was not only unethical but stupid. These examples can be used to illustrate Proverbs 20:4, Proverbs 18:9, 1 Thessalonians 4:11, and other similar passages. Research on Teenagers' Role Models Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2011/february/1022111.html Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley Topics: Family , Faithfulness , Teaching , Trust Source: Preaching Today Matthew Woodley cites research identifying the most popular role models for teenagers, showing that young people gravitate towards people they know - illustrating 1 Timothy 1:18, Hebrews 12:1-2, Titus 2:3-5, and other passages. Mt. Everest's Beauty Defaced by Garbage Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2013/november/3110413.html Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley Topics: Fall , Environment , Stewardship , Selfishness Source: Preaching Today Matthew Woodley shares a story about the increasing pollution on Mt. Everest as an illustration of selfish ambition and how sin tarnishes the beauty of God's good world. Foster Mom Is Called 'The Baby Whisperer' Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2013/april/2042913.html Sermon Illustration by Matthew Woodley Topics: Compassion , Kindness , Care , Devotion Source: Preaching Today This sermon illustration from Matthew Woodley discusses a woman who fostered many children after the death of her son. Addiction, Heaven, Salt and Light, Happiness, Stewardship, and Violence Sermon Illustration by Paul Pastor https://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2013/august/8081913.html Sermon Illustration by Paul Pastor Topics: Sin , Happiness , Addiction , Death Source: Preaching Today This post is a series of sermon illustrations from news excerpts by Matthew Woodley and Paul Pastor with preaching angles about addiction, the afterlife, salt and light, happiness, stewardship, and violence.

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