By Lance Witt on Jul 10, 2017
What is the key to relational leadership?
By Sermoncentral on May 28, 2012
Although it may be a difficult challenge, sharing your personal experiences can lead your people to deeper faith in Christ.
By Sermoncentral on Apr 3, 2020
Here's how you can reach the people who attend your church only on Christmas and Easter.
By Greg Morse on Jan 27, 2018
Don’t be yourself. Be something higher. Be who God predestined you to be. Be who you are in Jesus.
By Chris Surber on Sep 29, 2018
Love in the pastorate--not logic in the academic hall--wins people to Christ.
By Staff Writer on Feb 11, 2020
I Still Believe is the real-life story of chart-topping singer Jeremy Camp. I Still Believe is a powerful reminder that in the midst of life’s storms, true hope is only found in Christ. Why not lead your church in a powerful campaign surrounding the I Still Believe movie (releasing March 13, 2020)?
By Lance Witt on Oct 23, 2017
When pastoring is your job, it adds complexity to simply loving Jesus. To live and lead from a healthy soul, we must learn the art of separating our own personal pursuit of loving Jesus from our “ministry” of leading in the church.
By Peter Mead on Sep 30, 2017
It is important to discern when an exhortation needs to be given, and when the listener is already aware of their need for growth and working hard by faith to become more like Christ.
By Dallas Willard on Apr 18, 2020
Men and women in ministry who are not finding satisfaction in Christ are likely to demonstrate that with overexertion and overpreparation for speaking, and with no peace about what they do after they do it.
By Leigh Ann Carey Looyenga on Nov 3, 2016
Are you tired? Worn down by the pace of life and ministry? Do you feel like the abundant life may not be for ministry leaders?
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 Sermoncentral on Nov 8, 2017
"The God who draws near to Sutherland Springs is the suffering, sympathetic God-man, Jesus Christ. No one else can feel what he has felt. No one else can love like he can love. No one else can heal like he can heal. No one else can save like he can save."
By Joe Thorn on Jul 11, 2017
One danger is emotionalism, in which we allow our feelings to interpret our circumstances and form our thoughts about God. This is putting feelings before faith. The other danger is a kind of stoicism, where faith is rooted in theology but void of affection. This tendency removes feelings from faith altogether. While it is true that our emotions should not lead our theology, it is vital to our faith that theology lead to a deep experience of our triune God.
By Sermoncentral on Feb 19, 2013
"I don’t have any distant cousins in Christ, only brothers and sisters."
By Sermoncentral on Feb 20, 2017
Widely diverse philosophies of preaching vie for acceptance among contemporary clergy.