In this section you will find some helpful hints and information on how to set
up your sermon templates. A sermon template contains a title page along
with preset fonts and graphics for a topic. Click the icon to the left to see the
We have found it is best to keep your layout
and use of graphics fairly simple. If you put too much information into your PowerPoint
presentation you will find your congregation spending more time watching your
presentation and missing your points. Use your PowerPoint presentation
to support what you are saying. Use the presentation more as an outline of
your sermon. Tastefully used graphics will hit home your points. Maps and
pictures of areas in your sermon are usually very helpful. Putting the key
points or outline of your sermon on the screen helps people remember better.
In each of the sermon templates there are
changeable text areas. The title pages have areas where you can fill in a sub
title, date, speaker, and verses. On the other pages are some basic
outlines and verse layouts that you can modify or remove. You will find it is easiest
to copy the slides we have created and change the text. By using the
copy and change method of imputing text you will be able to preserve any formatting.
Run the blank presentation before
adding your own content.
CHRISTMAS SEASON SERMONS
We created a template for the Christian
Backgrounds website. If you are looking to create a special sermon during
the Christmas season or for Christmas eve download one of their sets
and use this template.
For information on adding backgrounds to this template and changing the
default font colors click