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Unformatted text preview: I have spoken in public many times in churches, preaching sermons. Public speaking anxiety causes me to sweat, speak faster, and stutter. Typically when I have a 45 minute time frame to speak, it will take me about 30 minutes to preach a sermon. Anxiety is a good thing sometime, because it makes you strive to push yourself to do your best. My greatest advice to people who are dealing with anxiety in regard to public speaking is to make sure that you are confident with yourself. Make sure that you know exactly what you are going to say and be passionate about your topic. If your audience sees that you are passionate about what you are talking about they will listen. If they think that you dont care about what you are talking about they wont care either....
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- Spring '11