By Jonathon Woodyard on Aug 10, 2016
So here it is in a single sentence: After you have gone to the Bible and it has yielded sweet and glorious truths, you must take time to think over how to tell others what God has shown you, and how it applies to their lives.
By Josh Reich on Mar 19, 2016
The goal of every sermon is to get to the resurrection. Each and every week we do the same thing: “We are broken and can’t fix ourselves. Our only hope is found in the life, death and resurrection of Jesus.”
By Joe Mckeever on Jun 3, 2016
They call you Preacher because nothing you do is as important or as critical to the work of the church as your preaching.
By Brandon Kelley on Aug 24, 2017
If you haven’t grasped this yet, your sermon introduction is vitally important. But what does it look like to knock the introduction out of the park? What are some things to avoid? What are some things to ensure are a part of it? Let’s dive into the 10 commandments of an effective sermon introduction!
By Joe Mckeever on Feb 20, 2016
Great advice from Joe McKeever: "Don’t ever resign your church in a fit of passion. In a rush of anger. That’s a huge no-no for preachers."
By Charles Stone on May 6, 2016
Here are a helpful set of questions about effective leadership pastors should ask themselves and ask about those who serve on their staff.
By Tony Reinke on Feb 15, 2017
Our Twitter and Facebook habits make praying harder than ever.
By Thom Turner on Jan 14, 2013
People have different learning styles. But does that mean you have to change the way you preach to reach them all?
By Peter Mead on Mar 15, 2013
Your sermon outline looks so good on paper, but how you transition from one point to another is just as important.
By Tim Spivey on Dec 26, 2015
Pastor Tim Spivey shares field-tested truths preachers need to know for effective ministry.
By Peter Mead on Jan 22, 2015
Do the actual effects of our preaching match our intended effects?
By Tony Merida on Sep 16, 2014
"The essential secret is not mastering certain techniques but being mastered by certain convictions."
By Lane Sebring on Mar 1, 2017
I want to show you why I believe the often neglected step of rehearsing the sermon is essential to great sermon delivery.
By Peter Mead on Sep 30, 2017
It is important to discern when an exhortation needs to be given, and when the listener is already aware of their need for growth and working hard by faith to become more like Christ.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Nov 2, 2017
"So maybe you’re a preacher, or you listen to preachers (or stopped listening to preachers). Almost everyone has a perspective on what makes or doesn’t make for a great sermon."