By Chris Surber on Aug 28, 2018
The greater the distance between you and your listeners, the easier it is to preach at them. Sharing life with them leads you to preaching the messy way.
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 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 Joe Mckeever on Oct 24, 2019
Every church has to choose whether it is willing to hear from God or to be rocked to sleep by the Lord's messenger.
By Sermoncentral on Aug 2, 2019
Beware: Karl Vaters may just rock your boat (in the very best way)
By Joe Mckeever on Oct 2, 2018
Don't be afraid of repeating yourself. Repetition is the mother of learning -- and sometimes a pastor's best friend.
By Peter Mead on Nov 15, 2018
Peter Mead reveals eight powerful insights into how to gauge a congregation's responsiveness.
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 Dr. Nijay Gupta on Apr 8, 2021
The “missional theology” movement has injected energy and life into the church. Who isn’t inspired when reading Emil Brunner’s famous words, “The church exists by mission as a fire exists by burning”? Missional theology has motivated many Christians and churches to seek out their purpose in God of bearing and embodying the good news of Jesus Christ.
By Peter Mead on Mar 6, 2019
God's work is transformational. Is our preaching doing God's work?
By Ron Edmondson on Jul 13, 2018
Ron Edmondson: "Leaders should energize others to realize their dreams, not stifle them."