By Lance Witt on Feb 27, 2017
I am not exempt from the needs of my humanity simply because I am a pastor or ministry leader.
By Philip Holmes on Jan 16, 2017
Humility and love that produces tough skin and tender hearts are essential as we have these conversations.
By Lance Witt on Mar 4, 2016
Jesus did not come to cajole or manipulate people. He did not come to debate or lead by forceful personality. He never tried to gather a crowd or build an organization. He never marketed himself or developed his “brand”. Instead, he exemplified this quality that we all need.
By Sermoncentral on Feb 18, 2017
Where does our sense of identity come from? This is the crucial question, the pinnacle of the problem.
By Ray Ortlund on Dec 2, 2016
True awakening or revival is a glorious season in the life of the church when for His glory alone, God causes the ordinary means of His grace to make an extraordinary impact on many people.
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 Ron Edmondson on Jun 6, 2018
Ron Edmondson offers insight about the good and bad ways we respond to ministry criticism.
By Lane Sebring on Jan 17, 2020
Sometimes the sermon comes together like a beautifully crafted work of art. But other times I struggle to make progress in my study.
By Rich Nathan on Jun 1, 2013
The message may be timeless, but the way we communicate must be flexible while remaining true to the biblical view.
By Ray Hollenbach on Aug 7, 2013
Preaching the cross is powerful and necessary, but there is more for us to say.
By Chris Surber on Oct 1, 2014
"Bigger churches can do things smaller cannot do. And little churches do things much larger churches can never do."
By Joe Mckeever on Mar 18, 2019
There are a thousand reasons for dropping the occasional story into your sermon, pastor. Here are the top three.
By Sermoncentral on Aug 20, 2013
What passages do you have at your fingertips, word-for-word? What passages would you add to this list?
By Chris Heuertz on May 11, 2012
Smart phones and cloud computing are not going to solve our problem. We must center our lives on the "one thing."
By Ed Cyzewski on Feb 13, 2020
It's not about length, is it? "I want my pastors to know they can preach for 10 or 60 minutes."