By Sermoncentral on Aug 4, 2020
"Contrary to some conventional wisdom, I would argue that in many cases, public preaching needs to happen early on in the life of a new church."
By Kent Woodyard on Mar 28, 2016
“If your church isn’t strapped for cash, your vision isn’t big enough.”
By Darrin Patrick on Dec 1, 2011
Darrin Patrick provides a powerful illustration of the important role men have played in the history of the church and their importance in the future.
By Ben Sternke on Aug 15, 2020
We can too easily normalize fruitlessness in the name of faithfulness. There's a big difference.
By Jonathan Herron on Sep 14, 2016
What do you do if you’re a frustrated support staff member of a visionless church? Do you try to change things from within?
By Ron Edmondson on Feb 10, 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 Ray Hollenbach on Mar 13, 2019
When we preach we plant seeds, but what will grow from the seeds we plant?
By Sermoncentral on Jul 24, 2020
When God graciously saves us, he also has a plan to plant and nurture us. The Father isn't in favor of theoretical family; he creates actual families of faith.
By Barry O. Johnson on Aug 3, 2018
Barry Johnson offers some helpful insights into the state of the Church in America, and offers a loving call for pastors to take bold steps of faith wherever God has planted them.
By James O. Davis on Jun 5, 2020
In the last six years, the Global Church has witnessed more than 1.4 million new church plants with more than 250 million coming to Christ. The Church of the Lord Jesus Christ is growing faster than any other time in history.
By Randy Alcorn on Aug 29, 2017
It’s true that we can’t make ourselves happy in God any more than a seed can make itself grow. But we’re not just seeds. We’re greenhouse farmers who can make sure the seed is planted, watered, and fertilized.