By H.b. Charles, Jr. on Feb 11, 2013
If you're asked to guest-speak, you need these 10 real-life rules.
By Ron Edmondson on Jun 4, 2012
Ron Edmondson offers a helpful description of the different types of guests you'll find at your church on any given Sunday.
By Pete Wilson on Sep 15, 2011
Pete Wilson: "Don’t make controversial statements the church staff is going to have to clean up later."
By Sermoncentral on Oct 10, 2011
Are high profile guest speakers worth the time and money? "Only if you value lost people," says Hal Seed.
By Pete Wilson on Apr 1, 2014
Pete Wilson has keen insights not only for speakers but for listeners as well.
By Josh Reich on Jan 28, 2017
Have you had a guest come to your church who seem excited but never come back?
By Stuart Strachan Jr. on Aug 14, 2018
What are the most important things you need to let your guest preacher know before you head out of town?
By Brandon Hilgemann on Jul 8, 2019
11 tips to help make you a better guest preacher—one they will actually want to invite back.
By Peter Mead on Nov 15, 2018
Peter Mead reveals eight powerful insights into how to gauge a congregation's responsiveness.
By Sherman Cox on Jul 10, 2014
Helping people understand the Scripture in its native Bible world is not enough. We must help people to experience it.
By Rick Ezell on Dec 5, 2014
You may be the most skilled preacher and your church may have excellent small groups or the best children’s ministry in the city, but your first-time guests will never know unless they make a second or third visit.
By Sermoncentral on Mar 28, 2018
One of the best ways to follow up with your Easter guests, as well as to encourage your church members, is by preaching about living out the new life we have in Christ.
By Sermoncentral on Jul 13, 2017
When we talk with first-time guests about church websites, many of them share their surprise that the website fails to include bios or any information other than a name for the church staff.