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 Apr 5, 2021
Imagine this scenario. Jesus is meeting with the disciples. He’s been training them for three years. He’s died, risen again and walked with them in resurrection power for almost 40 days. As the day of his ascension draws near, he gathers them together to reiterate The Great Commission.
By Karl Vaters on Sep 12, 2017
If we prioritized health, not as a means to growth, but as an end in itself, would we be in a greater position to represent Jesus to the world?
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 Sermoncentral on Mar 16, 2013
Chris Wright suggests that the way we do church may actually prop up idolatry in the church. Are there any idols in your church?
By Douglas Wilson on Dec 22, 2017
A father who wants to lead and disciple his family needs to remember that the one thing he must cultivate is heart loyalty. He must, of course, connect that loyalty to scriptural and worthy objects, but if he does not have heart loyalty, childrearing will simply be one grief replaced by another.
By Bob Hamp on Jul 25, 2020
When Jesus wanted to teach his disciples something important, he took them on the road, not into the classroom.
By Ed Cyzewski on Dec 20, 2018
When Jesus called his disciples, there wasn’t a single one who understood that he was the Messiah or Son of God.
By Kyle Idleman on Mar 2, 2018
Kyle Idleman offers his viewpoint on the difference between fans and followers of Jesus Christ.
By Jeff K. Clarke on Nov 20, 2019
Personal identification and participation with Jesus marks the life of each disciple—past, present and future.
By Joe Mckeever on Dec 10, 2016
Disciples of Jesus Christ must never try to calculate the cost/benefit of some act of ministry.
By Sermoncentral on Jan 25, 2021
We should take notice of what Jesus did not say in the Great Commission. He did not say, “Go therefore and make converts of as many people as possible.”
By Bill Couchenour on Nov 9, 2020
"Too often, we have allowed people to settle for giving 2 percent of their income, or attending 4 out of 5 Sundays."
By Chris Pascarella on Nov 25, 2017
"According to Scripture, pastors are called to equip the flock to do the work of ministry!"
By Sermoncentral on Oct 30, 2018
In Matthew 9:37-38 Jesus tells his disciples, "The harvest is plentiful but the workers are few. Ask the Lord of the harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field."