Matthew McKellar

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

Noncancelable Hope: Musings on Mary’s Hope-Filled Magnification in Luke 1:46–55

Most of us have had it with cancellations connected to this year’s COVID-19 crisis. For far too many, this year has been a season of postponed plans, delayed dreams, and skewered schedules. Whether the cancellation of a favorite football team’s game or the... Read More »

Breakout Session: Matthew McKellar

Matthew McKellar’s session at the 2020 Text-Driven Preaching Workshop. Read More »

 Why Is Expository Preaching Important?

From the realm of real estate, you may have heard the repeated refrain that identifies the most important consideration in a transaction as “location, location, location.” Over the years, this perspective has come to mind when I think about expository prea... Read More »

The Christ-Connection in Ephesians

Warren Spahn was a Major League baseball pitcher known for his craftsmanship on the pitching mound. In a 21 year career that concluded in 1964, the left-hander won 363 games and won at least 20 games a season 13 times. His pitching coach in Milwaukee, Whitlow ... Read More »

Breakout Session E: Matthew McKellar

Matthew McKellar’s breakout session at the 2020 Text-Driven Preaching Conference. Read More »

Plenary Session: Matthew McKellar

Matthew McKellar’s plenary session at the 2020 Text-Driven Preaching Conference. Read More »

Breakout Session B: Matthew McKellar

Matthew McKellar’s breakout session at the 2020 Text-Driven Preaching Conference. Read More »

Pre-Conference Session: Matthew McKellar

Matthew McKellar’s Pre-Conference Session at the 2020 Text-Driven Preaching Conference. Read More »

How to Fix a Dud

In the military realm, a dud describes a device that fails to detonate. Generally, a dud, like a bad blind date or a string of faulty Christmas lights, is something that fails to work properly. Having preached regularly for close to forty years, I can assure y... Read More »

Plenary Session: Matthew McKellar

Dr. Matthew McKellar’s plenary session at the 2019 Text-Driven Preaching Workshop. Read More »