By John Bjorge on Jun 15, 2012
Many preachers are good at preaching for the head, but rarely do we aim for--or reach--the heart.
By Fred Craddock on May 4, 2013
Dr. Fred Craddock explains his mysterious statement, "Movement is more important than structure."
By Joe Mckeever on Oct 6, 2016
To expect to carry the message without feeling the weight is asking a little much.
By Megan Briggs on Oct 4, 2016
Have we lost sight of the need to memorize Scripture in our digital age?
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 Peter Mead on Aug 15, 2018
Master-preacher Peter Mead reflects on what placed one preacher among "the greats."
By Jamie Arpin-Ricci on Sep 18, 2012
Jamie Arpin-Ricci sees his preaching role in terms of asking "generative questions" in order to reach his listeners.
By J.d. Greear on Feb 10, 2015
Surveys show more than 50% of people have prayed a sinner's prayer and think they're going to heaven even though there is no detectable difference in their lifestyles from those outside of the church.
By Lance Witt on Jun 20, 2016
There have been lots of days when I wanted to hide out in my office and not have to deal with anybody. There have been plenty of times when the people I work with weren’t on my heart, but they sure were on my nerves. I suspect you know exactly what I’m talking about.
By Ron Edmondson on Oct 10, 2016
Someone asked me recently what I primarily look for in the hiring of a staff position. I said, without reservation, first and foremost, I look for the heart.
By H.b. Charles, Jr. on Nov 13, 2015
Preachers struggle with the temptation to make their charge from God a performance before men.
By Lance Witt on Feb 26, 2016
What qualities make a leader great? Hebrews describes the most important quality: heart. But what does it mean to have the heart of a pastor?
By Brandon Cox on Mar 2, 2017
Usually, knowing what breaks your heart is knowing what you should do with your life, and how you should be leading others.
By Kevin Harney on May 28, 2018
If your church is struggling to invest in reaching your community and the world, ask yourself this question: Are we a church that is on fire with a passion for God?
By Joel Mayward on Jan 12, 2016
You've done the prep, you've put in the time. These five questions will finish the job.