By Ray Hollenbach on Sep 13, 2022
For anyone who longs to preach about something more than a fire-insurance relationship with Jesus, these three passages will help you make disciples.
By Nathan Aaseng on Jul 19, 2021
"Don't confuse me with the one who saves souls; I'm just a messenger bearing good news."
By SermonCentral on Jul 21, 2023
Chris Wright suggests that the way we do church may actually prop up idolatry in the church. Are there any idols in your church?
By Bill Couchenour on Sep 5, 2021
Is it possible to reach the U.S. for Jesus in less than a decade by cutting sermon prep time in half?
By Jim Morgan on Dec 21, 2021
Jesus modeled discipleship and community engagement as an example for His Church to follow. He felt a small number of highly effective disciples would cover much more ground than a slew of casual followers.
By Karl Vaters on Sep 5, 2022
If we prioritized health, not as a means to growth, but as an end in itself, would we be in a greater position to represent Jesus to the world?
By Derek Vreeland on Aug 23, 2023
I feel the impulse to forsake the pastoral vocation of word and sacrament, prayer and disciple-making, in favor of becoming a CEO who gets things done.
By SermonCentral on Mar 8, 2021
Two thousand years ago, Jesus gathered some ordinary misfits into a little community called the church. He trained them as his disciples, died for their sins, rose again and breathed life into them by sending his Holy Spirit.
By Ray Hollenbach on Dec 10, 2018
"Try to imagine talking about your subject every single day for two years. If the idea still thrills you, you've found your topic."
By Douglas Wilson on Dec 21, 2018
A father who wants to lead and disciple his family needs to remember that the one thing he must cultivate is heart loyalty. He must, of course, connect that loyalty to scriptural and worthy objects, but if he does not have heart loyalty, childrearing will simply be one grief replaced by another.
By Bob Hamp on Jul 24, 2020
When Jesus wanted to teach his disciples something important, he took them on the road, not into the classroom.
By Ed Cyzewski on Dec 19, 2018
When Jesus called his disciples, there wasn’t a single one who understood that he was the Messiah or Son of God.
By Jeff K. Clarke on Nov 19, 2019
Personal identification and participation with Jesus marks the life of each disciple—past, present and future.
By Joe Mckeever on Sep 6, 2023
Disciples of Jesus Christ must never try to calculate the cost/benefit of some act of ministry.
By Kyle Idleman on Mar 2, 2018
Kyle Idleman offers his viewpoint on the difference between fans and followers of Jesus Christ.