By Russell Meek
In a preaching or teaching ministry, you’re bound to hear (or offer) some poorly constructed, cringe-worthy illustrations.
Fortunately, we can look back and laugh most of the time. I wanted to hear about some “best worst” illustrations from people on Twitter, so I asked for some feedback:
Not surprisingly, I got plenty of responses from pastors, teachers, and congregation members. Here are a few best-of-the-worst sermon illustrations people shared.
Seemingly, college students often hear the most awkward illustrations.
Which one of these is your favorite? Do you have any of your own stories to share? Tell us in the comments.
Russell is a freelance writer, editor, and professor, and earned a Ph.D. from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.