By Sherman Haywood Cox on Feb 27, 2014
Every sermon should ask the people for some sort of response, a response in real life.
By David Fitch on Jan 28, 2020
Veteran Pastor David Fitch believes in preaching. He also believes in the power of personal presence.
By Sermoncentral on Jan 6, 2014
William Lane Craig has a practical suggestion when it comes to talking about the reliability of the scriptures.
By Sermoncentral on May 10, 2016
The problems most people have with small churches aren’t about size, they’re about sickness. And sickness can happen in churches of any size.
By Lane Sebring on Jan 27, 2020
If the closing of your message is disorganized and unclear, then your listeners will walk away feeling the same way about your message.
By Joe Mckeever on Dec 6, 2018
The carnal mind will never understand the things of God. But do we?
By John Gilman Ii on May 17, 2016
A proper welcome needs to have more than just a greeting. Churches need to create welcome pathways that guide people into more familiarity, connection, and relationship with the church. Creating a positive and effective welcoming strategy has never been more important. There is still time to put a great welcome process in place. Here are six tips to get you started in the right direction.
By Ben Witherington Iii on Aug 18, 2012
Asbury Seminary theologian Ben Witherington III speaks to the point in this engaging seven-minute video.
By Mike Miller on Nov 20, 2013
Good preachers must develop the extra skill of "congregational exegesis."
By Ron Edmondson on Aug 7, 2020
Ron Edmondson offers a helpful description of the different types of guests you'll find at your church on any given Sunday.
By Johnny Levy on Oct 16, 2020
Pastor-dad, you're son's heart is longing to hear three things from you that will ground him, empower him, and make him soar.
By Granger Community Church on Oct 8, 2011
This five-minute video from Granger Community Church unpacks the history and the meaning of baptism--connecting our new life in Christ to Israel's passing through the Red Sea.
By Sermoncentral on Sep 30, 2013
Dr. Mack King Carter's preaching advice for studying and sermon prep is worth listening to more than once.
By Harry Reeder on Nov 5, 2018
Here's why one seasoned pastor considers preaching a funeral one of his greatest privileges.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Oct 23, 2013
Can you craft a message series for unchurched people and still be faithful to scripture?