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They Like to Never Quit Praisin’ God
The Role of Celebration in Preaching

Revised and Updated

Frank A. Thomas

They Like to Never Quit Praisin’ God
The Role of Celebration in Preaching Through the unique lens of African American preaching, Frank Thomas explores the theology, dynamics and guidelines for celebrative preaching. They Like to Never Quit Praisin': The Role of Celebration in Preaching provides the steps that are essential to understand and experience the Gospel through celebration and praise. This revised edition of They Like to Never Quit Praisin' is updated with two new sermon illustrations and a sermon preparation worksheet.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR of They Like to Never Quit Praisin’ God: The Role of Celebration in Preaching

Frank A. Thomas has been an ordained minister and pastor for 26 years. He is CEO of Hope For Life International, Inc., publisher of The African American Pulpit. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Memphis and Doctor of Ministry degrees from Chicago Theological Seminary and United Theological Seminary. He is a member of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Board of Preachers at Morehouse College and serves as adjunct professor at McCormick Theological Seminary.


Paperback: 160 pages
Publisher: The Pilgrim Press
ISBN: 978-0-8298-1978-6
Product Dimensions: 5.5 by 8.5 inches

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