By Sermoncentral on Sep 7, 2016
For a long time I’ve wondered if there is a relationship between the number of salvations a church experiences, and the number of times it offers salvation invitations. We’ll never know for sure, but I’m conducting an experiment this year.
By Joe Mckeever on Sep 26, 2013
Every preacher needs these practical insights if he/she plans to offer a time of response after the sermons.
By Larry Moyer on Sep 21, 2016
I have spent more than 40 years in evangelism and specifically evangelistic preaching. Interacting with pastors across the world has been one of the greatest privileges I enjoy. From that experience, I would like to share the four common mistakes pastors make in giving a gospe linvitation at the conclusion of a message.
By John Piper on Jan 17, 2018
Try to imagine the Bible without the Psalms. What a different book it would be! What a different place the church would be. And what a different person I would be.
By H.b. Charles, Jr. on Aug 22, 2019
The cardinal rule: As a guest preacher, don’t make a mess for the pastor to clean up when you leave.
By Dean Hawk on Oct 19, 2016
I’m curious. When and where did ministers first begin asking people to bow their heads, close their eyes, and secretly raise their hand in a church service if they wanted to accept Jesus? Why do we feel like we need to sneak people into heaven?
By Chris Surber on Dec 7, 2018
A crowd of non-churchgoers just gathered in a church. Call me crazy. I don't know much. But perhaps you should tell them about Jesus?
By Larry Moyer on Jun 15, 2018
There is a place for a properly given altar call, but we must maintain a correct understanding of how, when, and where to use one.
By Sermoncentral on Dec 21, 2015
Here's how to bring them back before Easter!
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 David Lose on Nov 29, 2014
Instead of demanding repentance, what if you invited people into it?
By David Smith on Jan 24, 2015
"There's nothing more frustrating to me than seeing someone fall between the cracks at such a pivotal moment because of missed opportunities and careless mistakes."
By Greg Stier on Apr 27, 2018
Greg Stier offers three reasons for sharing a clear Gospel message in every sermon.
By Greg Stier on Sep 14, 2016
Believe it or not doing something as simple as giving the Gospel in every sermon can literally transform your church.
By Sermoncentral on Apr 15, 2017
If your heart, Pastor, is to see people come to Christ in your church, then reading this article today is no accident.