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 Joe Mckeever on Jul 6, 2019
Pastor, even if people get it wrong, don’t let that stop you from doing it right.
By Colin Adams on Mar 10, 2020
Colin Adams interviews Tim Keller about the greatest perils in preaching, sermon prep, and balancing the demands of leadership.
By Matt O’reilly on Feb 18, 2016
What if preachers and their congregations actually looked forward to the stewardship series instead of dreading it? Matt O'Reilly believes it can be done.
By Sermoncentral on Dec 16, 2016
Since the fall of man, people have had trouble staying focused, but we live today in an age of unprecedented distraction. Since you’re already reading this on some electronic device, I don’t need to elaborate.
By Sermoncentral on Aug 6, 2014
When we come to your church, we don't expect a $7,500 sermon. Given current offering stats, most people aren't even expecting a $75 one.
By Charles Arn on Jul 24, 2014
The most important thing has to do with your sermon topics. They should address people's life issues and questions about the faith.
By Ray Hollenbach on Aug 7, 2013
Preaching the cross is powerful and necessary, but there is more for us to say.
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 Sermoncentral on Sep 15, 2012
John Piper talks about the little-known task of "spiritual midwifery."
By Ron Edmondson on Jun 6, 2018
Ron Edmondson offers insight about the good and bad ways we respond to ministry criticism.
By Sermoncentral on Aug 21, 2017
I suppose, in my little prayer nook in my study, where I have a little prayer bench that I built in 1975, as I’ve bent over that bench thousands of times, the most common prayer has been, “Lead me not into temptation. Deliver me from evil (see Matthew 6:13). Keep me. Keep me. I feel so utterly unable to do the next thing. My kids are at the breakfast table. I have nothing. I’m supposed to model joyful fatherhood, and I’m so depressed I can hardly remember their names. Help me.”
By David Vroege on Dec 15, 2020
How do you go about breathing fresh meaning into a story everyone has already heard?
By Brian Mavis on May 11, 2018
"I have been a Christian for over twenty-five years, and God has had to redirect me on multiple things because of what I mistakenly believed early on about being a Christian. And it is better to learn sooner than later."
By Ray Hollenbach on May 16, 2020
Our nation may be tired of war, but we are not tired of remembering eternal values.