By Owen Strachan on Sep 17, 2022
Beyond severe psychological and social consequences, pornography hinders Jesus’s mission in the world.
By Dr. Nijay Gupta on Apr 7, 2021
The “missional theology” movement has injected energy and life into the church. Who isn’t inspired when reading Emil Brunner’s famous words, “The church exists by mission as a fire exists by burning”? Missional theology has motivated many Christians and churches to seek out their purpose in God of bearing and embodying the good news of Jesus Christ.
By SermonCentral on Mar 7, 2021
Does your church have a mission statement? Could most of the people in your church repeat it? If the answer is ‘no’, I have one word for you.
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 Carey Nieuwhof on Jan 20, 2021
With the vast majority of churches struggling in some way, it’s time to rethink our future mission.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Aug 9, 2023
What if this one generation actually just sacrificed for the sake of another? What if they gave up their preferences in music, style and taste so that others could come to know Christ?
By John Piper on Jun 7, 2018
"It is hard to exaggerate how important it is for the mission of the church...to have a fully biblical vision of the greatness and the sovereignty and the glory of God."
By Ben Sternke on Aug 14, 2020
We can too easily normalize fruitlessness in the name of faithfulness. There's a big difference.
By Ed Stetzer on Oct 28, 2020
Can we rise above T-shirt and bumper-sticker sloganism? These are radical words.
By Jim Egli on Nov 1, 2020
Some preachers resist the idea of multiple sites. But what if technology increases your effectiveness?
By David Fitch on Jan 27, 2020
Veteran Pastor David Fitch believes in preaching. He also believes in the power of personal presence.
By David Platt on Mar 4, 2018
David Platt dares pastors and their congregations to take a leap of faith and test the claims contained in the gospel.
By Greg Stier on Mar 9, 2018
When it comes to evangelism, a mission statement can turn from big black letters on a church marquee to a little white lie that the church is telling the community.
By Jacob Myers on Jun 30, 2019
When you make the long, lonely walk to the pulpit to proclaim the Word of God for the people of God, how often do you hear the Mission Impossible soundtrack playing in your mind?
By SermonCentral on May 9, 2021
So, what if we could look into the future ten years from now, and see the characteristics of the healthiest churches in America? Would you be willing to make changes now? Take a look.