By Tim Peters on Aug 29, 2018
When you receive too many messages, you receive no messages. How many messages is your church sending?
By Peter Mead on Dec 26, 2018
Where are people looking as they leave? If we're not careful, they will walk out with gaze firmly fixed on self.
By Todd Wagner on Mar 5, 2014
God's "piano" has 66 keys, but it can be used to play all types of music.
By Sermoncentral on Jan 2, 2019
Here's an outstanding video to introduce any message dealing with kindness or serving others.
By Rich Nathan on Jun 4, 2021
The message may be timeless, but the way we communicate must be flexible while remaining true to the biblical view.
By Sermoncentral on Apr 2, 2021
Let these great thoughts prime the pump for your Easter sermon. Start with great words and develop them uniquely for your congregation.
By Carl Trueman on Sep 20, 2021
Years ago I caused trouble when I started my message by declaring that it really did not matter if the pastor was an adulterer or not.
By Sermoncentral on Oct 13, 2021
Ask pastors what their toughest regular assignment is, and speaking a message that ministers to everyone is at or near the top of the list.
By Peter Mead on Dec 5, 2020
You might be getting excited, or dreading another Christmas and the need to generate more messages when the obvious options feel well worn. Here are some other angles to consider.
By Ed Cyzewski on Jan 11, 2019
This misunderstood book offers us a message of hope that the darkness of today will one day relent when God's all-powerful light will restore creation.
By Lane Sebring on Jan 27, 2020
If the closing of your message is disorganized and unclear, then your listeners will walk away feeling the same way about your message.
By Ray Hollenbach on Mar 13, 2019
When we preach we plant seeds, but what will grow from the seeds we plant?
By Rick Ezell on Apr 16, 2018
When you preach, in many respects, you are the message. If your personal life is not congruent with your words, then a mixed message is delivered.
By Peter Mead on Jul 7, 2021
Remember, the goal of sermon preparation is an oral message, not a polished manuscript for publication.
By Rick Long on Jun 11, 2018
Does preaching for life-change always produce a watered down message?