By Cameron Cole on Dec 9, 2017
"Preparing kids to face the real world on their own is scary and daunting. There are only so many things we can do and there are no guarantees. Within the realm of things, we can control resides the teaching of God’s word."
By Keith Williams on Mar 18, 2021
New tech helps pastors and church leaders promote biblical literacy and reading the Bible regularly.
By Randy Alcorn on Oct 9, 2017
"In times of doubt, difficulty, and trials, our fundamental beliefs about God and our faith are revealed. So how can Christians find faith in the midst of doubt? How can they trust God’s plan when their lives seem out of His control, and prayers seem to go unanswered or, sometimes it feels, even unheard?"
By David J. Lose on Apr 4, 2018
When a sermon includes the following seven central elements, and when the Holy Spirit is present, something happens—the Word comes alive and people come to faith.
By Steven Lawson on Jul 1, 2020
Steven Lawson: "A heaven-sent revival will only come when Scripture is enthroned once again in the pulpit."
By Peter Mead on May 7, 2018
The challenge with criticism is to sort it through and preach for our audience of One, yet with a loving sensitivity to the many who sit and listen.
By Dr. Larry Moyer on Mar 24, 2018
Effective ministry demands that we recognize the tactics of the enemy and then guard against them in our preaching.
By Tony Merida on Aug 20, 2018
Tony Merida: "May God raise up a new generation of faithful, responsible expositors of Scripture who keep their finger on the text as they teach and preach."
By H.b. Charles, Jr. on Mar 27, 2017
People should not leave the sermon having learned more about the preacher than Christ. When we stand to preach the word, we should prayerfully whisper to ourselves, “You are not the story.”
By Julian Freeman on Oct 12, 2018
From preparation to delivery, keep an eye out for these preaching traps.
By Randy Alcorn on Jan 5, 2018
I’m reminded of what the Huguenots said of the Bible and its critics: “Hammer away ye hostile hands; your hammers break, God’s Anvil stands.”
By Tyler Scarlett on Apr 10, 2018
Everyone makes mistakes, but for all the mistakes preachers can (and do) make, here are 10 that we should do our best to avoid at all costs.
By Ben Mandrell on Jul 24, 2018
God has called preachers to be faithful rather than successful. How can we be sure we are staying true to the call?
By John Piper on Jun 29, 2018
"I stand vigilantly on the precipice of eternity speaking to people who this week could go over the edge."
By Rachel Blom on Oct 28, 2011
Rachel Blom: "Seeker-sensitive preaching means adapting my sermon to the fact that my audience is, for the most part, not committed to Christ."