By Gracia Grindal on Jun 13, 2012
Practical advice on what works--and what doesn't--in your sermon.
By H.b. Charles, Jr. on Feb 24, 2021
Brief. Gospel-centered. Be sensitive to family. There are other important factors to consider when preaching funerals. But these three pieces of advice are a good place to start.
By Adam Ramsey on Jan 24, 2019
If you're still in your first 5 years as a preacher, don’t give up! God has this wonderful way of drawing straight lines with crooked sticks.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Jan 2, 2018
What makes leaders great is not that they stop making mistakes. What makes them great is how they handle their mistakes.
By Sermoncentral on Mar 26, 2019
"Even if only three people show up to church, preach like the room is full!" That's some of the worst advice I've ever received in ministry.
By Joe Mckeever on Jul 4, 2014
Practical advice for dealing with the self-appointed church rulers who try to dominate your preaching and your ministry.
By Matt Chandler on Mar 2, 2013
Wherever he goes, Matt Chandler is looking for "shadows of the gospel." What about you?
By Joe Mckeever on Dec 12, 2018
Excellent advice from Joe McKeever: "Stand firm, preach the word, rebuke error, and be nice about it."
By Sermoncentral on Nov 19, 2019
Practical advice: "Don't preach them into heaven. Don't preach them into hell. Just preach the gospel for the people who are there."
By Rick Warren on Nov 8, 2019
What you learned in seminary isn't the only way to develop great sermons. Rick Warren offers practical advice based on years of experience.
By Tim Stevens on Apr 9, 2020
Tim Stevens offers encouragement and practical advice to pastors going through a tough ministry funk.
By John Mcclure on Jan 15, 2019
Overcome slow starts by taking a knife to your opening!
By Sermoncentral on Sep 30, 2013
Dr. Mack King Carter's preaching advice for studying and sermon prep is worth listening to more than once.
By Josh Griffin on Feb 1, 2018
Veteran youth director Josh Griffin gives seasoned advice to senior pastors on developing their relationship with their youth ministry leader.
By Mark Batterson on Oct 2, 2014
Mark Batterson recommends, "My advice? Don’t just get a sermon. Get a life. Then you’ll get a sermon!"