The more the preacher has ‘trembled’ at God’s Word himself (eg. Ezra 9.4; 10.3; Isa. 66.2, 5), and felts its authority upon his conscience and in his life, the more he will be able to preach it with authority to others.
John R. W. Stott, The Preacher’s Portrait, p. 30
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