By Peter Mead on Nov 15, 2018
Peter Mead reveals eight powerful insights into how to gauge a congregation's responsiveness.
By Sermoncentral on Dec 3, 2020
If your congregation is stuck in the "we've never done it that way before" trap, this is a message you should share.
By Chris Surber on Sep 11, 2021
Every church member carries an agenda in the secret briefcase of their heart. What's their agenda?
By Mike Glenn on Oct 27, 2020
Pastor Mike Glenn suggests every sermon requires us to exegete our audience as well as the Biblical text. Here's why.
By Joe Mckeever on Jun 13, 2019
You brought a sermon you knew beyond a doubt was from the Lord and inspired of God.Halfway through, you could sense the congregation’s minds wandering. How could this happen?
By Bruce D. Johnson on Oct 13, 2018
All of us have a propensity to want to communicate in our own preferred style. But what if your style doesn't reach everyone?
By H.b. Charles, Jr. on Sep 21, 2021
Good preaching is a partnership between pastor and congregation, pulpit and pew, the one who preaches and the one who listens.
By Kathleen And Kevin-Neil Ward on Jan 29, 2008
Could you be bold enough to guide the entire congregation through the process of "preaching"?
By Sermoncentral on Sep 17, 2020
Our responsibility is not only to feed the flock a balanced diet from Scripture but also to create a church culture within our congregation.
By Chris Surber on Jun 11, 2019
"Can I call her up to the front on Sunday morning, have her sit in front of the congregation and use her sin as an example?”
By Sherman Haywood Cox on Aug 25, 2021
Sherman Cox warns, "There's an inclination today to resort to tactics and tricks to manufacture a connection to the congregation that is neither real nor helpful."
By Jamie Munson on Jul 30, 2020
"If we are avoiding the subject or trying to make it more palatable, we are doing our congregations a huge disservice."
By Ken Davis on Jul 10, 2018
You may think it can be hidden, but when you lose your passion for the pulpit your congregation can hear the difference. Recapture the fire!
By David Fitch on Oct 31, 2020
Communities live life in and among the neighborhoods: the stuff of everyday life has numerous opportunities to proclaim the gospel.
By Kathleen And Kevin-Neil Ward on Feb 22, 2016
When we "hire" a pastor to do everything for the congregation, it becomes one person performing at the front for our entertainment.