By Steve Murrell on Aug 21, 2020
"Unlike many modern preachers, Paul refused to edit out the difficult parts of the message. He insisted on preaching the whole gospel."
By Peter Mead on Mar 14, 2020
It is too easy to drift into another passage (or ten) and dissipate the impact of the passage we said we would preach.
By Peter Mead on Apr 26, 2019
Shortcuts in exegesis result in a passage idea that does not carry the true content--nor the character--of the passage on which we claim to be preaching.
By Randal Pelton on Jan 18, 2020
Each time you select a passage of Scripture to preach on a given Sunday, you are implying that passage is able to stand alone.
By David J. Lose on Dec 14, 2015
Why is there an Advent passage about John and his doubts? Turns out there are plenty of good reasons.
By Peter Mead on Apr 25, 2019
Why not simply read a bit of Bible and then say what you want to say, making the odd vague connection? This passes for preaching in many places.
By David J. Lose on Jun 3, 2014
It's often the really challenging passages that yield the most interesting sermons.
By Sermoncentral on Aug 25, 2017
“Think over what I say,” commands the Lord. How can a faithful student of the Bible do this without leaning on commentaries and scholars?
By Ray Hollenbach on Aug 31, 2019
Take ten minutes and write down the details from your preaching passage. Then ask yourself, “How can I help my listeners move from watercolor to the sharp clarity of oil?”
By Brandon Smith on Jan 18, 2018
Whatever you do, just read the Bible.
By Ray Hollenbach on Dec 11, 2018
"Try to imagine talking about your subject every single day for two years. If the idea still thrills you, you've found your topic."
By Ray Hollenbach on Feb 20, 2019
For anyone who longs to preach about something more than a fire-insurance relationship with Jesus, these three passages will help you make disciples.
By Sermoncentral on Mar 24, 2020
In this video John Piper answers the question, "What Bible passages do you use to base your claims about how we should preach?"
By Brandon Kelley on Aug 4, 2016
It is not enough to simply preach what the passage of Scripture says within your next sermon. It’s a good start, but don’t stop there. You’ll stop short of something truly beautiful, truly remarkable.
By Jonathan J. Watson on Aug 22, 2016
SermonCentral users and Logos users share a close bond. Many of you have found us via the SermonCentral sermons section in the Logos Passage Guide. And, with Logos 7 launching today they were kind enough to provide me with a review copy of Logos 7 Gold. I have to tell you, I was impressed.