By David Batstone on Jan 25, 2010
Activist David Batstone urges pastors to focus ministry against the terrible prevalence of human trafficking in the U.S. and around the world.
By Eric Reed on Jul 5, 2010
When natural disasters, terrorist attacks, celebrity deaths, and political intrigue dominate the news, should pastors talk about them? And if so, how?
By Rick Ezell on Apr 28, 2011
Use these methods to practically reach people suffering from real hurts, problems, doubts, fears, and anxieties gnawing at their faith.
By Ben Mandrell on Apr 23, 2012
God has called preachers to be faithful rather than successful. How can we be sure we are staying true to the call?
By Michael Catt on Jun 5, 2012
Michael Catt: "We endanger the call, art, and gift of preaching when we make it about style instead of substance."
By Karen Yates on Jul 12, 2012
The bestseller "Fifty Shades of Grey" might just make porn acceptable for the women in your church. How will you respond?
By Mark Driscoll on Sep 29, 2012
Pastor Mark Driscoll believes knowing the culture is an essential part of preaching.
By Jr Miller on Nov 10, 2012
The "Ten-Minute Teacher" claims our cultural traditions are hindering the advance of the Gospel. What do you think?
By Ron Forseth on Jan 23, 2015
The Bible is filled with portraits of warped personalities, but there's the edification in preaching about their lives.
By Mike Breen on Oct 19, 2013
It's tempting. It's alluring. And it's the best way to kill your church.
By Jared Moore on May 2, 2014
News Flash: Sixty years later Jared Moore has discovered another Screwtape-type letter.
By Jacob Myers on Jul 22, 2014
How do you decide what to burn and what to protect?
By Leslie Holmes on Jan 26, 2016
"We are indeed pilgrims in a strange place, especially as preachers."
By Carey Nieuwhof on Aug 6, 2016
It comes up in a surprising number of conversations these days. And no one’s quite sure how to respond to it.
The issue? Even committed church attenders are attending church less often.
By Joe Hoagland on Sep 27, 2016
Pretty much everything you preach on has at least one challenge to it, not even just from culture but also from within Christian theology.
By Karina Kreminski on Nov 30, 2016
It saddens me that some people see the need for change in the church, yet God’s people keep doing the same thing as if minor tweaking will stop the decline of the Western church.
By Brandon Kelley on Jan 27, 2017
Timothy Keller seems to have the pulse of our present culture in a way that I’ve not encountered before.
By Joe Hoagland on Feb 1, 2017
What I always try to get across is there is no magic bullet to reach millennials.
By Karl Vaters on Mar 16, 2017
We can either whine about how the new generation chooses to worship, or we can worship and minister with them. But we can’t do both.
By Trevin Wax on Mar 28, 2017
What if the biggest danger ahead for Christians today is something we don’t expect, but should?
By Karl Vaters on Mar 29, 2017
How can we reach our communities if they have no idea we love them? And how will they know we love them if we don’t work alongside them?