71: How to Lead in a World of Distraction – An Interview with Clay Scroggins – Art of the Sermon

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Guest: Clay Scroggins – Lead Pastor of Buckhead Church (Atlanta, GA)


Intro to Clay Scroggins (0:45)
Philosophy of preaching (3:56)
Role of preaching in pastoral duties and identity (5:17)
Preaching when you’re not the senior leader (7:43)
How to Lead in a World of Distraction (12:26)
Diagnosing distractions (14:32)
Distraction and preaching (20:50)
Preaching versus self-help talks (24:08)
Favorite and/or most challenging preaching experience (30:23)
Christmas Eve or Easter (31:23)
Impactful communicators (31:57)
Recommended resources (32:35)
Connecting with Clay (33:50)

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Reaching out to our guest


@clayscroggins (Twitter)
@clayscroggins (Instagram)
@ClayScrogginsAuthor (Facebook)
ClayScroggins.com (Clay’s website)


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