By Peter Mead on Oct 8, 2020
Experienced preachers know the real challenge is in what to leave out of a sermon.
By Chris Surber on Aug 22, 2013
When we neglect to develop and maintain active lay ministry in the life of the local church, our churches miss out in at least five ways.
By Scot Mcknight on Nov 5, 2011
"I believe we have developed a personal-salvation culture at the expense of a gospel culture," says McKnight.
By Sermoncentral on Sep 3, 2018
You've put in all that time developing a powerful word, so why not find other avenues for the message?
By Sermoncentral on Aug 10, 2019
As you develop your outreach strategy, consider including a plan for equipping your church members to be recommenders and inviters
By Dr. Susan Michael on Oct 27, 2020
Throughout the Muslim world, rumors abound that the Jews developed the coronavirus to gain power, kill a large number of people, and make a fortune selling the antidote.
By Josh Griffin on Feb 1, 2018
Veteran youth director Josh Griffin gives seasoned advice to senior pastors on developing their relationship with their youth ministry leader.
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 Mike Miller on Nov 20, 2013
Good preachers must develop the extra skill of "congregational exegesis."
By Charles Stone on Feb 25, 2016
When we discover, develop, and deploy our strengths and gifts, we maximize our Kingdom impact and experience the greatest joy.
By Rev Mac Mccarthy on Aug 20, 2016
When leadership does not transition to development in a timely way, it becomes toxic.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Apr 1, 2016
One of the best practices you can develop as a leader is to identify your excuses and eliminate them. Start thinking and talking a different game.
By Charles Stone on Apr 28, 2016
The more pastors help people discover, develop, and deploy their spiritual gifts, the healthier our churches become. How have you helped others discover their gifts?
By H.b. Charles, Jr. on Dec 30, 2014
The fact that God knows our story--individually and corporately, from beginning to end--means we need not specialize in "Saturday night specials."
By Mark Driscoll on Aug 24, 2013
The Bible commands us to "preach the word," but it does not give us a singular method for doing so. Here's how Mark Driscoll goes about it.