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.
By Outreach, Inc. on Feb 28, 2013
The Bible miniseries airs on The History Channel beginning March 3. Here's a sneak peek with expert commentary from Rick Warren.
By Evy Yohner on May 21, 2022
These stories are like rare pearls, collecting from a way of “doing” missions no longer done, when intrepid men and women sacrificed everything to obey God’s voice.
By Sermoncentral on Apr 7, 2020
Are we celebrating sacrifice apart from empowerment? Are we celebrating history without receiving the gift of the same Spirit who raised Jesus from the dead?
By Sermoncentral on Jan 15, 2021
From Ebenezer Baptist Church into American history, Dr. King's legacy started in the pulpit.
By Sermoncentral on Jan 12, 2013
Coming in March: the scriptures come to life in a fresh presentation.
By Granger Community Church on Oct 8, 2011
This five-minute video from Granger Community Church unpacks the history and the meaning of baptism--connecting our new life in Christ to Israel's passing through the Red Sea.
By Ray Hollenbach on Oct 2, 2020
Spend ten minutes with history's great preachers and come away renewed and re-focused!
By Sermoncentral on Nov 23, 2020
Thanksgiving has a centuries-old history. Here's what great minds (old and new) have said about giving thanks.
By Ray Hollenbach on Apr 17, 2019
The Last Supper: More than history, more than a painting, it's the living example of how to go through stressful times.
By Sermoncentral on Jan 15, 2020
"History shows us that the greatest periods of revival and reformation the church has ever seen occur in conjunction with the frequent, consistent and clear preaching of God’s Word."
By Sermoncentral on Jun 3, 2021
When scholars talk about how a book qualified to be called Scripture, they list five characteristics called "the laws of canonicity."
By Carey Nieuwhof on Jan 13, 2021
Preaching is one of the most demanding tasks required of communicators.
You’re not just giving a ‘talk,’ you’re communicating the Word of God—faithfully (you trust). And you do this in front of groups of people who have more communication options and sources than at any point in human history.
Not an easy task.
By Kathleen And Kevin-Neil Ward on Apr 9, 2021
Today, something unexpected is happening. There is a small but distinct movement of young people abandoning the smoke machines, multi-purpose buildings and celebrity pastors of recent church models, and heading back towards traditional worship services, where sacraments are central, buildings are beautiful, and the liturgy has a historic rootedness about it.
By Patrick Johnstone on Jun 20, 2016
These are the words people use to describe today’s bigger-than-ever flood of global refugees and migrants. But people have been on the move since the very beginning of human history. The Bible tells me so.
Jesus was a refugee. So was Abraham. So was Moses. Jews and Christians have been on the move for a long, long time.