By Mark Gomez on Sep 23, 2020
Pastor Mark Gomez shares the way he sees his audience: "Suddenly, there is a much broader audience than we first believed."
By Mark Driscoll on Sep 29, 2012
Pastor Mark Driscoll believes knowing the culture is an essential part of preaching.
By James Scott on Jul 24, 2012
"One of the greatest weaknesses we see from leadership in the church is not understanding the audience the leader is speaking to," says James Scott.
By Rachel Blom on Oct 28, 2011
Rachel Blom: "Seeker-sensitive preaching means adapting my sermon to the fact that my audience is, for the most part, not committed to Christ."
By Dr. Larry Moyer on Jul 5, 2018
Larry Moyer says "Hardened hearts need to hear from a communicator, not a speaker." Can you bridge the span to a hard audience?
By Lane Sebring on Nov 7, 2019
Few public speakers can keep an audience's attention for an hour. Fewer should even try.
By Mark Dever on Jul 26, 2018
When you preach, who is your audience? Mark Dever suggests these three groups.
By James Scott on Sep 9, 2020
You have to preach to the audience you have rather than the one you dream of having.
By Sermoncentral on Dec 15, 2012
Neil Greathouse from Newlifechurch.tv encourages ministry leaders to shape their strategy for Christmas services based on their unique audience.
By Sermoncentral on Jan 16, 2014
Two false assumptions can rob your preaching of power, yet they are easy to make.
By Tim Coressel on Oct 8, 2019
From the moment you "close in prayer," that message you labored over for hours will begin to fade in the minds of your audience.
By Peter Mead on May 7, 2018
The challenge with criticism is to sort it through and preach for our audience of One, yet with a loving sensitivity to the many who sit and listen.
By Peter Mead on Mar 25, 2020
Everyone needs encouragement. And yet, strangely, it's often absent from a significant amount of preaching.
By Sherman Haywood Cox on Jul 11, 2020
How long is too long? Let's just say many preachers overestimate their ability to hold an audience.
By Sherman Haywood Cox on Nov 27, 2020
Exegesis is always the foundation for a sermon, but does your preaching reach your listeners' feelings?