By Mark Dever on Apr 27, 2023
Six pastors define and discuss their passionate calling to expositional preaching.
By Thabiti Anyabwile on Mar 12, 2020
Thabiti Anyabwile offers a compelling argument against the use of altar calls. We invite you to share your thoughts and opinions.
By SermonCentral on Feb 19, 2020
Invest ten minutes and come away with new energy, new passion, and new perspective for your calling.
By Brian Croft on Aug 9, 2019
Brian Croft gives three sound suggestions for encouraging others as they explore their calling.
By Chuck Warnock on Dec 15, 2022
There are times in a pastor's life when the clarity of our call fades, discouragement clouds our memory, and we wonder, "Why did I ever want to be a pastor?"
By SermonCentral on Jun 2, 2021
When scholars talk about how a book qualified to be called Scripture, they list five characteristics called "the laws of canonicity."
By Ben Mandrell on Feb 28, 2019
God has called preachers to be faithful rather than successful. How can we be sure we are staying true to the call? What makes a faithful preacher?
By Nathan Aaseng on Oct 17, 2019
Pastors are not called to win Academy Awards in screen-writing. We are called to help build the kingdom, brick by brick.
By Jeff K. Clarke on Mar 24, 2019
We are so desperate to have people make a decision that we rarely, if ever, tell them about the costs associated with making that decision.
By Ron Edmondson on Feb 9, 2021
Whether it’s church planting or encouraging church revitalization and growth of an existing church – if God calls you to it, and you are faithful to the call – you’ll feel His pleasure upon your obedience and service.
By Greg Stier on Aug 1, 2023
Sometimes the words “altar call” trigger images of sawdust trails and endless verses of “Just as I am” with preachers prodding, pushing and persuading sinners to come forward down the aisle in front of God and everyone.
By Chris Pascarella on Nov 6, 2022
"According to Scripture, pastors are called to equip the flock to do the work of ministry!"
By Ben Mandrell on Jul 24, 2018
God has called preachers to be faithful rather than successful. How can we be sure we are staying true to the call?
By Joe Mckeever on Nov 22, 2023
“I have all this education and training. Why won’t churches call me as pastor?”
By Erik Raymond on Oct 30, 2019
In addition to leading and teaching, pastors are called to protect or guard the flock.