By J. John on Nov 21, 2014
A British pastor reminds us, "Thanksgiving is more than an American holiday; it's a Godly holiday, as well."
By John Beukema on Nov 11, 2011
John Beukema discusses the challenges and opportunities of providing your listeners with fresh content for holiday sermons.
By Joe Mckeever on May 3, 2010
Why is it so difficult for pastors of all ages to preach Mother’s Day sermons? Pastor-to-pastors Joe McKeever gives some assistance.
By J. John on Nov 23, 2011
"In giving thanks to God, there should be no motive other than pure gratitude."
By David Lose on Nov 17, 2012
Other than saying, "We ought to be thankful," what is there to say?
By Ray Hollenbach on Oct 23, 2014
Everyone knows they're supposed to be thankful on Thanksgiving Day, but the heart-attitude won't kick in by magic; it has to be cultivated.
By David Lose on May 20, 2015
Few holidays present themselves as ripe for nostalgia as Pentecost. Weren't these the glory days of the church--spirit-filled preaching, attentive listening, 3,000 converted in a single day?
By Christine Hoover on Nov 22, 2017
"In all things, imitate and anticipate the final Thanksgiving table and a place where all our longings will finally find their home."
By Carey Nieuwhof on Nov 30, 2017
You may think it’s far too early to start thinking about Christmas, but think again. Whenever I’ve shared these ideas about Christmas, people say “Hey, I wish you’d talked about this earlier.” So we are.
By Lance Witt on Dec 4, 2017
As pastors, how do we celebrate Christmas without getting lost in the shuffle of busy church activities?
By Jon Bloom on Nov 21, 2017
"There is only one way. And Jesus both is the way (John 14:6) and shows the way."
By David Mathis on Nov 23, 2017
"Most of us have never given any serious thought to what it might mean to feast with Christ-honoring intentionality."
By Karl Vaters on Dec 16, 2017
It may be the most wonderful time of the year, but Christmas is also the busiest.
By Lance Witt on Jan 1, 2018
What are you going to do this next year to make the “most of your time”?
By Jonathan Howe on Dec 21, 2017
Unfortunately stress can lead churches to plan poorly and make unnecessary mistakes. Here are ten such mistakes to avoid in your church this Christmas.