By Adam Russell on Aug 14, 2013
You have creatives in your church right now. It's not enough to make room for them, you should build a safe place for them, as well.
By Peter Mead on May 2, 2012
Most of us have a limited tank of energy when it comes to creative flair. Don’t waste it.
By Peter Mead on Jun 27, 2016
I believe in preaching series through books of the Bible. I do it. I teach others to do it. But I think we could all do with some extra creativity when it comes to planning a series.
By Elias Moitinho on May 21, 2018
Even though counseling is neither preaching nor teaching, it does have elements of both. Here are 10 helpful tips for engaging Scripture in your counseling sessions.
By Calvin Miller on Jul 21, 2018
Calvin Miller explains the balancing act between fresh presentation and outright impropriety.
By Brandon Kelley on Jul 1, 2017
Do you want more people to walk away from the church gathering and actually remember the big idea from your sermon? Of course you do. Who wouldn’t?
By Matt Chandler on Feb 18, 2012
"If you don't have an authoritative view of the scripture, you're not going to have authoritative Bible-preaching."
By Yuri Doroshuk on Jan 7, 2015
Thou shall be interesting! Here's guidance.
By Mark Mohler on Apr 25, 2015
Sermons are not made for paper--they're made for the human ear. Have you tried listening to yours?
By Brandon Cox on Apr 17, 2017
Curiosity is the art of knowing that we don’t know, and discovering more about God, about people, about ourselves, and about the amazing world around us.
By John Gilman Ii on Jun 21, 2016
It’s tempting to waive the white flag, to throw your hands up in surrender, to the summer slump. Many churches simply resign their efforts and re-appropriate them in the fall. First on the chopping block of suspended ministries are groups.
By Eric Mckiddie on Mar 6, 2013
How to come up with captivating illustrations on a weekly basis? Ask a creative genius!
By Bob Hostetler on Dec 17, 2014
Greater clarity, creativity and cooperation are just a couple of weeks away. Here's how.
By Jefferson Bethke on Feb 25, 2012
This creative spoken-word poetry provides a powerful statement about God's purpose for marriage--to make us holy.
By Ron Forseth on Nov 9, 2016
Preaching is an opportunity to creatively illustrate the urgency of the gospel and to challenge believers to watch for those people God brings into their lives to tell them about Christ—or at least to invite them to church to hear it where they know their pastor will consistently and clearly share the good news.