1002 Humorous Illustrations for Public Speaking

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Zondervan, 2004 - Religion - 441 pages
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Lasso Them With Laughter The way to your listeners' hearts is through their funny bones. Want to grab their attention? Do it with humor. Need to drive home a point they'll remember? Nothing does it better than a rib-tickling anecdote--like the ones in this book. 1002 Humorous Illustrations for Public Speaking is jam-packed with one-liners, jokes, humorous stories, and pithy proverbs for just about any subject or circumstance under the sun. Pick your topic. Appearances, Communication, Opportunity, Prayer, Self-Image, Sports . . . these and plenty more come to you conveniently alphabetized, numbered, and indexed for instant referencing. There's even a space for you to log what you use, so fresh nuttiness doesn't become old chestnuts. Tested by preachers and public speakers, this ensemble of humor is just the ticket to get your audience laughing--and listening.


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User Review  - Robin Joseph - Christianbook.com

The book humorous illustrations is very nice and interesting one and also it will be very useful for my ministry. Thank you for issuing such kind of books. May the good God bless you Read full review

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User Review  - fschipani - LibraryThing

This is a handy source of humorous material for sermons or other public speeches. They group the jokes/stories by catagory and then index them by subcategory so it's easy to find material for the topic of your talk. Read full review

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Michael E. Hodgin is the author of 1001 Humorous Illustrations for Public Speaking and 1001 More Humorous Illustrations for Public Speaking. He edits The Pastor's Story File and Parables, Etc., two newsletters for pastors and public speakers. He lives in Platteville, Colorado.

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