By Peter Mead on Jul 31, 2017
5 Tips on how to avoid landmines when using humor in the pulpit.
By Sermoncentral on Sep 6, 2018
You can be a charismatic, skilled communicator and still promote the performance-driven, legalistic trap of pharisaism.
By Dr. Frank D. Macchia on Jan 7, 2014
Practical advice whether you're a novice or an experienced hand. Check this list.
By Dr. R. Larry Moyer on May 8, 2019
How do you rate on the two critical skills every preacher needs?
By Philip Ryken on May 14, 2014
John Calvin, the great reformer, is an excellent model if you're looking to develop your preaching skills.
By Sermoncentral on Feb 13, 2019
Brandon Cox challenges us to ask ourselves the tough questions about a core value.
By H.b. Charles, Jr. on Nov 18, 2016
Even skilled, prepared, and experienced preachers get nervous at preaching time. If they do not, they should.
By Mike Miller on Nov 20, 2013
Good preachers must develop the extra skill of "congregational exegesis."
By Jim Martin on Apr 13, 2020
In this two-part series on better preaching, Jim Martin offers ten tips for more effective preaching every Sunday.
By Lance Witt on Jan 8, 2018
"When your car is aligned, it runs more efficiently, creates less wear and tear, and operates more smoothly. The same is true in creating alignment and teamwork within our ministries. It takes intentionality; you never drift into alignment. People with skill know how to get down inside the organization and align its systems and structures to increase effectiveness, minimize wasted effort, and achieve greater health."
By Charles Stone on Jan 11, 2017
Mindfulness is a spiritual discipline akin to biblical meditation. It’s setting aside daily time to be still before God, to be in His presence in the present moment.
By John Holm on Apr 30, 2013
"I've rarely coached someone who decided that more knowledge or more skill would help them become a successful leader. Instead, what they needed to learn was more about themselves."
By Sherman Haywood Cox on Jul 3, 2012
Sherman Cox: "Sermons with or without notes should eliminate irrelevant asides. By irrelevant, I mean that they are not connected to your sermon’s main point."
By Lane Sebring on Mar 1, 2017
I want to show you why I believe the often neglected step of rehearsing the sermon is essential to great sermon delivery.
By Adrian Pei on Nov 20, 2014
When a leader admits his or her weaknesses in front of an audience, I think to myself, "That's great ... how will you follow that up?"