1. What does the scripture say?
2. What does this mean, i.e. to the original audience and to us?
3. How can I make it memorable?
4. The apologetic question—How are people going to resist this? (which takes time 45mins+, “Some of you are thinking this . . .” which stops people walking away from what you've said.)
5. The missional application—What does this mean for our community?
6. The Christological Question—How is Jesus the hero?
ht: Adrian Warnock