By Ron Edmondson on Jun 9, 2016
My heart is for leaders. I have been in leadership roles for over three decades now. I’ve led large and small teams. Through my ministry I’ve worked with hundreds of leaders. A mentor of mine always reminds me the success of whatever is being led always reflects back to leadership.
By Ray Hollenbach on Oct 22, 2012
Spend ten minutes with history's great preachers and come away renewed and re-focused!
By Ray Hollenbach on Feb 16, 2017
Jesus modeled agreement with the Father by doing God’s will in perilous times.
By Peter Mead on Aug 27, 2013
Paul wrote and he wrote very strongly, but where was his confidence?
By Carey Nieuwhof on Aug 15, 2014
Every week, gifted communicators kill the messages they bring by making at least seven predictable, fixable mistakes.
By Mark Mohler on Apr 25, 2015
Sermons are not made for paper--they're made for the human ear. Have you tried listening to yours?
By Carey Nieuwhof on Mar 3, 2015
What's the difference between a sermon that changes someone's life and one that no one can remember even as they drive out of the parking lot?
By Francis Chan on May 12, 2018
Francis Chan says that his life is not radical compared to the lives in the Book of Acts.
By Tod Bolsinger on Jun 22, 2013
There's a gap between our aspired values and our actions. Effective pastors/preachers help us "mind the gap."
By David Lose on Jun 5, 2014
There's nothing more resistant to purposeful, hopeful action in the present than nostalgia, the longing for a bygone era.
By Joe Hoagland on Nov 25, 2015
Jesus is not just about getting rid of a bunch of behaviors but it is also about living out positive actions inspired by the grace and love of Jesus.
By Karl Vaters on Nov 3, 2017
"Every church should constantly be improving. And not just in general terms. We should always be working on specific action plans to make our church better tomorrow than it is today."
By Christina Fox on May 29, 2017
A certain amount of self-evaluation can be good. We should have insight into ourselves, our motives, our choices, and our actions. But sometimes we can go too far. When self-evaluation ends with ourselves instead of pointing us beyond ourselves, there’s a problem.
By R. Kent Hughes on Jul 8, 2017
Our ultimate trust is always in God's persevering grace, nevertheless, we are called to cultivate godly action in our lives. Here are 10 disciplines shared by a pastor with over 40 years of experience in faithfully serving the Lord and shepherding God's people.