Find ideas for next week’s topic, generosity, and start with an outline of verses already organized for you.
Step One: Search for a Thematic Outline on Generosity and Tithing
Faithlife Sermons provides a large library of thematic outlines from Logos Bible Software. These outlines provide key themes or points and relevant Scripture verses ready to be used for sermon preparation. To find a thematic outline, perform a search on the Keyword "Thematic Outline" and type your topic into the Topics/Tag field. Sermons will suggest common choices as you type. You can use different combinations in the search fields to limit or expand your results.
Let's say that you plan on preaching on giving this coming week. You might search for giving, tithing, generosity, or a combination.
Sermons will display the most relevant results and provide a short summary, popular tags, and a thumbnail of the default media.
Selecting an outline opens the detailed view. From here you can read the key points and Scripture verses. You can also download the full sermon outline in your preferred translation or copy and paste the text for use elsewhere.
Step Two: View Related Media to find image backgrounds
Sermons make it easy to find media that is related to your sermon topic. From the selected outline, select see more next to Related Media on the right hand navigation.
Download the media pack in the format your presentation team needs for your presentation software.
Step Three: Select an illustration on generosity
With over 6,000 illustrations to choose from, you are sure to find one that works with your sermon theme. Refine your search from Step One and choose the option for Illustrations before running your new search. Select one of the many illustrations available.
That's it! In three quick and easy steps you've found an outline, graphics, and illustrations to build out next Sunday's service.