By Jon Bloom on Oct 11, 2017
"No one actually follows their heart. I know that sounds odd, given the prevalence of our cultural creed to "follow your heart." But if we think carefully about what the "heart" really is and how it functions, we will see that this creed doesn’t make sense, and why it ends up confusing and misleading people."
By Steven Furtick on Oct 13, 2011
Steven Furtick shares practical insights for making the most out of your new believer follow-up.
By Justin Trapp on Aug 14, 2015
Discover how one of our Lord's faous sayings was actually a vivid, up-to-date illustration.
By James Scott on Aug 13, 2013
Jesus never shied away from calling people to make big changes--do you?
By Bob Hamp on May 12, 2012
When Jesus wanted to teach his disciples something important, he took them on the road, not into the classroom.
By Marshall Segal on Aug 29, 2016
We tend to think our dreams were too big when we were young, say when we were six, and too small as we get older. But maybe our dreams never reach high enough.
By Peter Walters on Sep 19, 2016
As a preacher, I am always looking for ways to improve my speaking. I study other communicators, for example, if a comedian gets me hooked, I analyze why he was successful and I love to read books on communication.
By Joe Mckeever on Apr 22, 2017
The church member stares and wonders what’s going on and why you’re making so much noise until the day he/she meets Jesus.
By Donald Whitney on Sep 26, 2016
As the pressures of life increase and more deadlines loom, it becomes harder to maintain time for the devotional life. And herein is where the erosion begins.
By Kyle Idleman on Mar 2, 2018
Kyle Idleman offers his viewpoint on the difference between fans and followers of Jesus Christ.
By Rick Ezell on Aug 24, 2011
Following Jesus can never be done in a hurry. It is not a hundred yard dash. If we want to follow someone, we can’t go faster than the one who is leading.
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 Leslie Holmes on Feb 4, 2012
When we preach using modern-day parables, we're in good company. We're following the example of Jesus.
By Melissa Kruger on Sep 28, 2018
It may be a sensitive area, but faithful preaching of all areas of Scripture produces faithful followers in all areas of life.
By Jed Davis on Feb 25, 2014
There's no need to be afraid of jumping in. Setup is easy. Follow these five steps, and you'll be up and running in no time.