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Preaching Research Guide

A guide to the preaching resources available within and through the Jessie C. Eury Library.

Welcome to the Preaching Research Guide!  This guide is designed to assist you in completing assignments and projects in the field of preaching. 

Why Use Background Information?

Background information:

  • Shows how a topic fits into a broader subject or discipline
  • Helps you to know if there is enough or too much information on a topic
  • Provides access to the specific vocabulary which serves as keywords for searching
  • Often contains bibliographies which point to key resources and experts to consult

Reference Books on Preaching

The books listed below are available in the Jessie C. Eury Library's Reference room and may not be checked out. 

Request Copies

Reference Sources:  The Jessie C. Eury Library has a large collection of reference materials.

  • Reference sources may be used within the library.
  • Reference sources may be scanned or photocopied for personal use. 
  • Bible commentaries may be checked out overnight. 
  • Students not on campus may request a scanned copy of a section of any reference source. Scanned copies are delivered electronically to the student's Lincoln Christian University email address.
  • To request a scan from a reference book, fill out the Interlibrary Loan Request Form below with as much information as possible indicating you desire a scan of the pages.