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 David Vroege on Dec 15, 2020
How do you go about breathing fresh meaning into a story everyone has already heard?
By Ray Hollenbach on Aug 7, 2013
Preaching the cross is powerful and necessary, but there is more for us to say.
By Peter Mead on Jun 21, 2014
When I genuinely have had to prepare at the last minute, then I ask God for help and know that He understands.
By Hershael York on Oct 3, 2018
Do you preach as a would-be writer or do you preach as a preacher?
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 Sermoncentral on Oct 7, 2017
"The forces of American culture are almost all designed to build the opposite worldview into our people’s minds. Maximize comfort, ease, and security. Avoid all choices that might bring discomfort, trouble, difficulty, pain, or suffering. Add this cultural force to our natural desire for immediate gratification and fleeting pleasures, and the combined power to undermine the superior satisfaction of the soul in the glory of God through suffering is huge."
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 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.