By Eric Mckiddie on May 6, 2014
We need brutally honest, educated and constructive feedback, but how can we get it?
By Sermoncentral on Nov 21, 2016
Saddleback isn’t normal, but it is reproducible. The principles that they have used work in any size or shape of church. It just takes leaders who will listen, hear, and implement. Pray. And believe.
By Steve Smith on Nov 25, 2016
So much talking. So many words. So many meetings. So much information. How can we ever take in what we really need to receive to make sense of our lives, our days and most importantly, one another.
By Mark Dance on May 2, 2019
Mark Dance: “Pastors do not need to be pushy, but neither do we need to be pushovers.”
By Sermoncentral on Aug 31, 2020
At the end of our expounding of the Scriptures, people need to know what to do with what we just said, and they need to be provoked to take action.
By Peter Mead on Feb 1, 2010
The Bible is relevant. We don't need to "make it relevant," but we do need to demonstrate how it is relevant.
By Sermoncentral on Jan 23, 2017
Every church website needs a porn page – a page dedicated to pornography.
By Ray Hollenbach on Dec 11, 2019
There's a big difference between drawing a crowd and preaching a sermon. The church is desperate for life-giving preachers.
By Jared Moore on Jul 27, 2018
Contemporary sacred cows are no more helpful than traditional sacred cows. Here's one preacher's view on the sacred cows that need tipped in the church today.
By Nathan Rouse on Sep 26, 2020
This addiction to "new" is breaking churches and ruining the credibility of those that minister in the pulpit. We need pastors that won't leave; we need pastors that will cleave.
By Sermoncentral on Mar 29, 2014
"The things you need to hear repeatedly in your walk will probably vary from mine, but these are truths I cling to."
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 Nathan Aaseng on Dec 26, 2014
In our information-saturated age, your listeners have all the gems of wisdom they need, far more than they can process.
By Joe Mckeever on Jan 29, 2019
After two degrees and twenty years' experience, Joe McKeever didn't need more education, but he needed help.
By Ron Edmondson on May 31, 2018
As a pastor, I’ve learned there are plenty of people willing to tell me things I would never hear if I wasn’t the pastor. Sometimes I need to know...sometimes I don’t.