Contextual study includes the biblical, historical, literary, and theological context of the preaching passage. Textual study has to do with exegesis proper-an in-depth study of the content and meaning of the passage. Write a 1-page double spaced journal addressing the contextual and textual study. Ensure the following points are addressed:
Literary Genre/The Speaker or Writer
The Specific Aim of the Text
Text: Hamilton, Donald L. Homiletical Handbook. Nashville: Broadman, 1992.