By Lance Witt on Sep 24, 2022
“Everything worthwhile is uphill. Everything that is valuable, you have to work for. No one ever coasted their way to success. Most people have uphill hopes but have downhill habits.”
By Sermoncentral on Sep 23, 2022
Here are the top ten expectations imposed upon these ladies...
By James Emery White on Sep 22, 2022
"Regardless of the type of small group ministry you may have, there are three foundational questions that must be settled for maximum effectiveness and clear focus––yet seldom are. And they are foundational questions because they speak to the heart of your philosophy of ministry."
By Josh Reich on Sep 21, 2022
"When we read the Bible, we want to understand it and apply it. We want to know what the Bible says and how it affects our lives. We want something to happen, we want to get something out of it. But we’re often left frustrated and wondering what we missed."
By Chris Pascarella on Sep 20, 2022
As pastors, we’re called to shepherd the flock (1 Peter 5:2). In fact, God holds us accountable for our shepherding (Hebrews 13:17). But what does it look like to shepherd?
By Charles Stone on Sep 19, 2022
“No one is more influential in your life than you are, because no one talks to you more than you do.” ––Paul Tripp
By Owen Strachan on Sep 17, 2022
Beyond severe psychological and social consequences, pornography hinders Jesus’s mission in the world.
By David J. Lose on Sep 16, 2022
David Lose reminds us we are not alone in our task; someone has been lifting us up for centuries.
By Dustin Leimgruber on Sep 15, 2022
Check out the modern parable of the Runaway Bride.
By Ray Hollenbach on Sep 14, 2022
For anyone who longs to preach about something more than a fire-insurance relationship with Jesus, these three passages will help you make disciples.
By Sermoncentral on Sep 13, 2022
"It's not our job to be popular. Let's represent the real Jesus, the whole Jesus, not just the culturally acceptable one."
By Joe Mckeever on Sep 12, 2022
Get out of the office, pastor, and knock on some doors. Later, you can get your people to do it. But first, you do it. Do it by yourself, if you must. Or take someone with you. Do it by appointment or cold-turkey. But do it. That is as profound a way as I know to build a great church.
By Brandon Kelley on Sep 10, 2022
Dave Stone’s 8 Principles to Great Preaching
By Focus On The Family on Sep 9, 2022
As Christians, we all know how important it is to equip kids with a sense of joy in reading God’s Word and the confidence to freely express their faith in Jesus. But that goal is becoming more difficult in today’s culture.
By Peter Walters on Sep 8, 2022
We have a new family in our church with no church background at all. When I prepare to preach I think of them and go the extra mile to make my message as understandable and relatable as possible.