By Peter Mead on Nov 2, 2016
Be careful that you don’t get stuck in a rut with your illustration material.
By Eric Mckiddie on Nov 26, 2020
How to come up with captivating illustrations on a weekly basis? Ask a creative genius!
By Bruce D. Johnson on Dec 19, 2019
The point of an illustration is to provide "a window to the soul." Here is one man's soul-opening method.
By Peter Mead on May 15, 2019
Every illustration should "let the light in." Do yours?
By Sherman Haywood Cox on Nov 29, 2019
We must think deeply about how our illustration choices affect how our congregation hears our sermon.
By Francis Chan on Oct 22, 2011
Francis Chan shares a powerful sermon illustration about living for God in the short time we have on this earth. Use this illustration in an upcoming message about the importance of living with an eternal focus.
By Lane Sebring on Aug 24, 2019
A good illustration will reach out and grab your listeners and pull them into your content. It will make them care. But How?
By Eric Mckiddie on Sep 4, 2020
Eric McKiddie recommends these steps for turning a good sermon illustration into a great one.
By Sermoncentral on Jul 8, 2013
If you've ever taken your kids to McDonald's, then this illustration is right up your alley.
By Justin Trapp on May 21, 2019
Discover how one of our Lord's faous sayings was actually a vivid, up-to-date illustration.
By Sermoncentral on May 3, 2021
Discover THE BEST Mother's Day sermon illustrations for preaching on this special day.
By H.b. Charles, Jr. on Feb 1, 2019
Sermon illustrations should be like letting sunlight into a window, not like putting a spotlight on a stage.
By Erik Raymond on Jun 17, 2021
Are you constantly mining the same sources for your sermon illustrations? Here are five suggestions to keep things fresh.
By Yuri Doroshuk on Mar 15, 2019
Thou shall be interesting! Here's guidance.
By Chris Surber on Apr 16, 2019
A working knowledge of Church history teaches us to be humble. Our footprints aren’t the first tracks on this road.