By SermonCentral on Oct 12, 2021
Ask pastors what their toughest regular assignment is, and speaking a message that ministers to everyone is at or near the top of the list.
By Sean Hamon on Mar 6, 2023
When we study and prepare in isolation, we limit what we can learn.
By Lane Sebring on Jul 15, 2019
Great leaders set high expectations and truly believe their church is capable of meeting them.
By Brandon Kelley on Mar 2, 2021
What happens when leaders get passionately divided? Church splits. Or worse.1 If leaders get divided and don’t reconcile, they can become viruses within the body of the local church that leads to a slow death.
By SermonCentral on Jan 14, 2022
From Genesis to Revelation, we find a consistent element present in the lives of persevering saints of God. And it is captured in this brief sentence in Psalm 119:67: “Before I was afflicted I went astray, but now I keep your word.”
By SermonCentral on Feb 21, 2022
Anxiety is a species of fear. It’s the paralyzing fear of “what if.” It’s the fear that something we dread might possibly come true
By SermonCentral on Feb 27, 2022
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 Apr 6, 2022
Where does our sense of identity come from? This is the crucial question, the pinnacle of the problem.
By Randy Alcorn on Dec 2, 2022
"In times of doubt, difficulty, and trials, our fundamental beliefs about God and our faith are revealed. So how can Christians find faith in the midst of doubt? How can they trust God’s plan when their lives seem out of His control, and prayers seem to go unanswered or, sometimes it feels, even unheard?"
By Randy Alcorn on Dec 8, 2022
The God of providence weaves millions of details into our lives and into all the lives around us. Maybe He doesn’t have one big reason for bringing a certain person or success or failure or disease or accident into our lives; in fact, He may have hundreds of little reasons. In order to understand God’s explanations, we would have to be God.