Barry McCarty

Dr. Barry McCarty is Professor of Preaching and Rhetoric
at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Philemon

Introduction Philemon is the third shortest book in the Bible. The Greek text is only 22 sentences in six paragraphs, 335 words total. Only II and III John are shorter. It is a personal letter from Paul to a Christian named Philemon, written about AD 60 during... Read More »

Philemon Sermon Starter

Dr. Barry McCarty, Professor of Preaching and Rhetoric at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, continues the Sermon Starter series with the book of Philemon. Read More »

Breakout Session: Barry McCarty

Barry McCarty’s breakout session at the 2017 Text-Driven Preaching Conference. Read More »

Preaching Interview: Preaching and Rhetoric

Dr. Barry McCarty, Professor of Preaching and Rhetoric at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, sits down with Dr. David Allen for an interview to discuss preaching delivery and the use of rhetoric. Read More »

Preaching Interview: Preaching and Delivery

Dr. Barry McCarty, Professor of Preaching and Rhetoric at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, sits down with Dr. Steven Smith for an interview to discuss preaching and delivery. Read More »

Preaching Ruth 1

Dr. Barry McCarty’s Preaching Ruth 1 lecture at the 2016 Advanced Expository Preaching Workshop – Preaching the Book of Ruth. Read More »

Running on Empty

SWBTS Chapel sermon called Running on Empty by Southwestern professor Dr. Barry McCarty. Read More »

Logic, Language, and Preaching

John Wooden, the winningest coach in college basketball history, knew that small, basic details count. Each year, at his first meeting with his players, Coach Wooden would begin by teaching them how to put on their socks. That seems like a small detail until y... Read More »

Mercy in the Middle of Your Mess

SWBTS Chapel sermon called Mercy in the Middle of Your Mess by Southwestern preaching professor, Dr. Barry McCarty. Read More »

Preaching the Parables

Dr. Barry McCarty’s Preaching the Parables lecture at the 2016 Expository Preaching Workshop. Read More »