Matthew McKellar

Dr. Matthew McKellar is Associate Professor of Preaching
at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Galatians 3:10-25

Locate the Passage 3:10-25 follows Paul’s explanation and affirmation in 3:1-9 that those of faith are the sons of Abraham. Identify the Genre The macro level is epistolary. The micro level is expository. This passage contains no imperative commands. Determi... Read More »

Galatians 3:1-9

Locate the Passage 3:1-9 is the first preaching unit in Galatians 3. Identify the Genre The macro level is epistolary. The micro level is expository/hortatory. This passage has a single and highly significant command. Determine the Structure of the Passage The... Read More »

Galatians 2:11-21

Locate the Passage 2:11-21 is the second key preaching unit in Galatians 2. It follows Paul’s account of his interaction with the Jerusalem apostles in 2:1-11. Identify the Genre The macro level is epistolary. The micro level is expository. There are no comm... Read More »

Galatians 2:1-10

Locate the Passage 2:1-10 is the first preaching unit of Galatians 2. It follows Paul’s selective autobiography (1:11-24) and records his interaction with the Jerusalem apostles. Identify the Genre The macro level is epistolary. The micro level is expository... Read More »

Galatians 1:11-24

Locate the Passage 1:11-24 is Paul’s testimony which follows the introduction (1:1-5) and affirmation of the uniqueness of the gospel of Christ (1:6-10). Identify the Genre The macro level is epistolary. The micro level is expository. Determine the Structure... Read More »

Galatians 1:6-10

Locate the Passage 1:6-10 follows Paul’s greeting and stresses the absolute uniqueness of the gospel of Christ. Identify the Genre The macro level is epistolary. The micro level is expository/hortatory. Determine the Structure of the Passage The heart of thi... Read More »

Galatians 1:1-5

1. Locate the Passage 1:1-5 is the introduction to the letter 2. Identify the Genre The macro level is epistolary. The micro level is expository. 3. Determine the Structure of the Passage This passage includes Paul’s customary introduction with one exception... Read More »

Finishing Well

SWBTS Chapel sermon called Finishing Well by Southwestern professor, Dr. Matthew McKellar. Read More »

Breakout Session: Matthew McKellar

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

Jonah 4:5-11

Locate the passage Jonah 4:5-11. This passage is comprised of the last seven verses of Jonah. Genre Historical Narrative. This particular passage highlights the climactic dialogue between the LORD and Jonah the prophet. Determine the structure of the passage T... Read More »