The Author

​Hershael York is the Victor and Louise Lester professor of Christian preaching at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and pastor of the Buck Run Baptist Church in Frankfort, Kentucky.

Preacher’s Toolkit: How Do I Teach Difficult Doctrines without Splitting the Church?

Doctrine does not have to divide. Here are five tips when you encounter a controversial passage.

Preacher’s Toolkit: How Should I Respond When I Deliver a Dud?

Look around the sermon. Look within the sermon. Look

Tragic Times Demand Timely Texts

Every so often a life event occurs that demands

Preacher’s Toolkit: How Long Should My Sermons Be?

The sermon is too long if it makes people

5 Rookie Pastor Mistakes

The top 5 reasons why young pastors tend to