By Ray Hollenbach on Feb 16, 2017
Jesus modeled agreement with the Father by doing God’s will in perilous times.
By Sermoncentral on Feb 27, 2019
How do you define a church slump? More importantly, what do you do when it happens?
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 9, 2019
Sermons are not made for paper--they're made for the human ear. Have you tried listening to yours?
By Joe Hoagland on Aug 15, 2019
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 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 Sermoncentral on Apr 25, 2017
Our mind-sets make a huge difference in how we perceive our circumstances.
By Sermoncentral on Aug 31, 2020
At the end of our expounding of the Scriptures, people need to know what to do with what we just said, and they need to be provoked to take action.
By David J. 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 Ray Hollenbach on Oct 2, 2020
Spend ten minutes with history's great preachers and come away renewed and re-focused!
By Tod Bolsinger on Jun 9, 2021
There's a gap between our aspired values and our actions. Effective pastors/preachers help us "mind the gap."
By Carey Nieuwhof on Apr 3, 2019
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 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 Dr. 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.