By Chris Pascarella on Nov 25, 2017
"According to Scripture, pastors are called to equip the flock to do the work of ministry!"
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 Sermoncentral on Aug 9, 2016
Genuine friendships are becoming more rare – and thus, of greater perceived value – than any other aspect of modern church life.
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 Nathan Aaseng on May 3, 2013
"Don't confuse me with the one who saves souls; I'm just a messenger bearing good news."
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 John Gilman Ii on Mar 24, 2021
Families have long been the cornerstone of church congregations. Parents bring their children to church every Sunday. At a certain point, it becomes the children’s choice and responsibility to decide if they want to continue going to church every Sunday or not. That’s why it’s so important to show your children God’s grace and make Him a priority in their life from an early age.
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 Bill Couchenour on Nov 14, 2013
Is it possible to reach the U.S. for Jesus in less than a decade by cutting sermon prep time in half?
By Jim Morgan on Aug 24, 2016
Jesus modeled discipleship and community engagement as an example for His Church to follow. He felt a small number of highly effective disciples would cover much more ground than a slew of casual followers.
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 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 Joe Mckeever on Dec 10, 2016
Disciples of Jesus Christ must never try to calculate the cost/benefit of some act of ministry.
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 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.”