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I Do Not Think "Amen" Means What You Think it Means: 5 Ways to Better End Your Sermon

I Do Not Think "Amen" Means What You Think it Means: 5 Ways to Better End Your Sermon

Ending a sermon with “Amen” is both redundant and ill-fitting with the purpose of a sermon. In truth, though, most preachers aren’t worried about these technicalities when they finish with “Amen.” They simply don’t know how else to conclude. Consider these five types of conclusions for a more effective close instead.