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 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 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 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 Peter Mead on Jul 5, 2021
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 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 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.
By Sermoncentral on Jul 20, 2019
People need to know us before they can trust us. And they need to trust us before they’ll go to church with us.
By Rev. Stuart Strachan Jr. on Aug 14, 2018
What are the most important things you need to let your guest preacher know before you head out of town?
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 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 Lance Witt on Apr 24, 2017
As pastors we need to do a better job with the discipline of “sanctified lingering”.
By Chris Surber on Dec 11, 2020
If we want Christmas preaching to matter, we've got to preach like Christmas matters.
By Thom Schultz on Nov 7, 2020
When it comes to determining the perfect sermon length, we need to know the limitations of the medium.
By John Ortberg on Nov 12, 2011
John Ortberg and Dallas Willard discuss the centrality of Jesus' message in the Gospels.