A Simple Trick for Organizing Your Sermons

If you regularly read this blog, you probably know I’m a big fan of Favorites as a place to organize items for future reference. That trend continues today as I answer a question from a fellow Logos user:

Is there a way under the “Sermons” document file system to further divide that, make folders or directories or whatever you want to call it, for a series of sermons, “Parables of Christ”, “Sermon on the Mount”, “Jeremiah”, etc? I’ve not found a way and don’t know if there is a way or not.

The questioner is correct in that currently we can’t create a folder system at the Documents menu. We can, however, at Favorites!

  • Choose Tools | Favorites
  • Click New Folder on the Favorites toolbar (A)
  • Name the folder something like Sermons (B)

  • Click New Folder again (C)
  • Name this folder the name of a sermon series such as Sermon on the Mount (D)

  • Drag the Sermon Series folder and drop it on top of the Sermons folder to create a sub-folder system (E)

  • Repeat the previous 3 steps to create additional Sermon Series folders inside the Sermons folder (F)

  • Choose the Documents menu (G)
  • Drag a Sermon file from the menu and drop it on the appropriate Sermon Series folder (H)

  • Repeat the above 2 steps to place additional files in the appropriate folders (I)

Now when you need to access your previously created Sermons, don’t go to the Documents menu; instead choose Tools | Favorites where you’ll find all of your messages neatly organized for you! Just click one to open it!

For more detailed information about Favorites, check out the Logos 7 Training Manuals Volumes 1-3 or attend the live upcoming Camp Logos in Washington, DC.


Morris Proctor
 is a certified trainer for Logos Bible Software. Morris, who has trained thousands of Logos users at his two-day Camp Logos seminars, provides many training materials.

Share
Written by
Morris Proctor

Morris Proctor (1961–2023) was a certified trainer for Logos Bible Software and founder of MP Seminars. Morris trained thousands of Logos users at his two-day Camp Logos seminars, and his team continues to provide many training materials.

View all articles

Your email address has been added

Written by Morris Proctor
Explore top resources on counseling, mental health, grief, pain, and loss.
Unlock curated libraries and Bible study tools for up to 30% off with your first Logos 10 package.