Tuesday Teaching Tips Episode 180

“They Spoke So Effectively”

Acts 14.1

Class 3: “How to speak”

Delivery; dealing with nerves; use of A/V; voice; style

  • QUESTION: “What are the most challenging aspects of presentation?”
  1. Personal
    • Nerves
      • Exodus 4.10-12
      • “I’m e…………” instead of, “I’m frightened”
  • God is with you: Acts 18.9-10
  • Unworthiness: Isaiah 6.5-9
  1. Practical
  • Voice
  • Notes
  • Impact
  • Personal sharing
  • Audiovisual
  • Titles
  • Practicals
  • God-focus


  • Develop a plan for one personal issue
  • Develop a plan for one practical issue to be improved at the next time you speak
  • Send me questions/suggestions

Resources: Tuesday Teaching Tips

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God bless, Malcolm
PS: You might also be interested in my book: “An elephant’s swimming pool”, a devotional look at the Gospel of John