By Dave Furman on Sep 24, 2016
God delivered me from the darkness of despair through my friends and family as they shared their hope with me. I’m not talking about a shove-it-in-your-face kind of “sharing.” They didn’t try to explain all my problems away or attempt to explain all of God’s intentions for my suffering.
By Nathan Aaseng on Dec 26, 2014
In our information-saturated age, your listeners have all the gems of wisdom they need, far more than they can process.
By Sermoncentral on May 6, 2019
Someone asked me if I ever considered quitting when I was a pastor. My response was quick and truthful: “Yes. On the average about once a week.”
By Randy Alcorn on Oct 9, 2017
"In times of doubt, difficulty, and trials, our fundamental beliefs about God and our faith are revealed. So how can Christians find faith in the midst of doubt? How can they trust God’s plan when their lives seem out of His control, and prayers seem to go unanswered or, sometimes it feels, even unheard?"
By Sermoncentral on Dec 7, 2016
Jesus knows you. He knows your pain and your problems and your potential.
By Sermoncentral on Apr 18, 2014
"As Jesus was raised to come back to live on Earth, so we will be raised to come back to live on Earth."
By Sermoncentral on Apr 21, 2012
D. A. Carson, Tim Keller, and John Piper discuss the importance of preaching in a way that connects to listeners, draws them into the Word, and brings them back to the present day to live out what they've learned.
By David Lose on Dec 20, 2013
Instead of demanding repentance, what if you invited people into it?
By Erik Raymond on Jul 2, 2018
Take heart! There's one big reason our preaching is not in vain, and three more after that!
By Sherman Cox on Mar 5, 2019
We want to give people hope, but why should we shield them from the pain of living?
By Sermoncentral on Oct 16, 2014
It's not too early! Brandon Cox shares his ideas for a Christmas sermon series sure to connect with your congregation.
By Sermoncentral on Jun 28, 2017
You are not the first Christian to have felt angry at God, and you will not be the last.
By Brandon Cox on Nov 7, 2017
Mourning with those affected by the devastating events that took place last Sunday in Sutherland Springs, Texas.
By Rick Malm on Aug 16, 2014
One acronym, four great suggestions to buff up your message.