By Sermoncentral on Jul 16, 2020
D. A. Carson, Tim Keller, and John Piper discuss the importance of preaching in a way that connects to listeners, draws them into the Word, and brings them back to the present day to live out what they've learned.
By Sermoncentral on Sep 27, 2017
Does the size of a church always speak of its faithfulness?
By Peter Mead on Aug 4, 2018
Peter Mead doesn't even mention the messianic hopes or the glimpses into the godhead--there are five other treasures.
By Lance Witt on Dec 18, 2017
"One of the things I love about the Bible is how honest it is. The pages of Scripture don’t gloss over the flaws and sins and weaknesses of people. Even the great heroes of the faith are not airbrushed or photo-shopped to make them look superhuman."
By Joe Mckeever on Dec 6, 2017
The most valuable ministry thing you have done just may be the time you stopped to encourage a homeless man and bought him lunch.
By Barry O. Johnson on Aug 3, 2018
Barry Johnson offers some helpful insights into the state of the Church in America, and offers a loving call for pastors to take bold steps of faith wherever God has planted them.
By Sermoncentral on Sep 12, 2015
"I was so moved that the desire to say it again another way kept urging me on. So I wrote this."
By Francis Chan on Oct 22, 2011
Francis Chan shares a powerful sermon illustration about living for God in the short time we have on this earth. Use this illustration in an upcoming message about the importance of living with an eternal focus.
By H.b. Charles, Jr. on Sep 7, 2018
Every athlete wants to start strong; why should your work be any different?
By Ron Edmondson on Feb 10, 2021
Whether it’s church planting or encouraging church revitalization and growth of an existing church – if God calls you to it, and you are faithful to the call – you’ll feel His pleasure upon your obedience and service.
By Sermoncentral on Feb 13, 2021
1 Timothy 3:2 records that "the overseer is to be above reproach, faithful to his wife . . .". This means that marriage is a crucial element for a pastor. But what happens when you drift apart?
By R. C. Sproul on Jul 26, 2017
From God’s perspective, love is the chief of all virtues. But what is love?
By Sermoncentral on May 22, 2017
Ephesians 4:15 tells us to speak the truth in love, not to withhold the truth in love. Real love doesn’t quit or give up; it will offer help and point to Jesus Christ as the only true source of healing and forgiveness.
By Joseph M. Stowell on Feb 26, 2016
Joseph Stowell says he loves preaching, but it's not like anything else he loves. Read this article and remember why you love to preach.