By Kevin Larson on Jul 6, 2020
So you want to make the shift toward raising up more preachers from within your congregation? Here are the first steps.
By Peter Mead on Jul 17, 2018
Frequently, God felt that having the truth clothed in the genre of story was the best option.
By Lane Sebring on Nov 6, 2019
Being a pastor is unlike just about any other profession. Because of the holistic nature of the work, we tend to take on "pastor" as an identity and not just a career.
By Mary Hinkle Shore on Mar 19, 2012
Before we start writing, perhaps we should start listening. Here are three very practical suggestions.
By William Boekestein on Apr 27, 2021
A number of years ago I was about to preach for the first time in a certain church. As I arranged my papers and books I noticed a sign near the top of the pulpit. It was a quotation from John 12:21: “Sir, we wish to see Jesus.”
By Ken Davis on Jul 10, 2018
You may think it can be hidden, but when you lose your passion for the pulpit your congregation can hear the difference. Recapture the fire!
By Ray Hollenbach on Dec 22, 2018
Jesus was smuggled into Bethlehem through the womb of a teenage girl, who gave birth in a barn. That’s different.
By Sermoncentral on Dec 24, 2020
John Piper takes six reasons for Christ's coming one at a time and lets the Bible witness to each one in its own words.
By Joe Mckeever on Oct 11, 2014
Sooner or later, every pastor has it happen. You're in the middle of a sermon, all is going well, you're on top of your game, the Lord is near, the people are listening well. And then, bam!
By Peter Mead on Mar 6, 2019
God's work is transformational. Is our preaching doing God's work?
By Charles Stone on Jul 28, 2016
As I enter the sixth decade of my life and reflect over the brokenness I’ve faced as a pastor, I’m beginning to see its great value. It still hurts and I’d prefer not to face it. Yet, I’m experiencing the fruit of brokenness: inner peace, joy, and a purpose that supersedes ‘ministry success.’