By Joe Mckeever on Sep 19, 2018
Sure, it seems like a no-brainer, but what if you're a "right-brained preacher"?
By Joe Hoagland on Jul 30, 2019
"I don’t really use an outline: it just gets in the way of me being free up there.” (I used to say that, too)
By Jeff Medders on Aug 20, 2020
"I used to always enter the pulpit with outline in hand; but no longer. I now preach from a full manuscript — 2,500 words or so."
By Chris Surber on Mar 4, 2019
Perhaps your sermon outline is actually a sermon series. Can you tell the difference?
By Joe Mckeever on Feb 26, 2020
Alone, catchy points on sermon outlines cannot move people any more than a skeleton will move with no meat on its bones.
By Lane Sebring on Oct 20, 2021
Some preachers love them; others would never use them. Are they helpful or not?
By Peter Mead on Oct 21, 2020
When you stand in the pulpit, you should tell the truth, but that's not your only job--it's just the start.
By John Mcclure on Jun 26, 2020
It's a daring move: slash your outline! Your congregation will love you, and they'll remember more.
By Sermoncentral on Jan 30, 2020
Judah Smith takes his congregation on a tour through the forest. What's your sermon prep?
By Ken Collins on Oct 19, 2019
You can learn how to preach a well-organized sermon off the cuff.
By Erik Raymond on Sep 30, 2021
"I have never met a preacher who did not want to increase the effectiveness of his sermon. The question is where to start?"
By Peter Mead on Dec 2, 2020
Your sermon outline looks so good on paper, but how you transition from one point to another is just as important.
By Mark Moore on Sep 17, 2013
We pay attention to our well-crafted manuscripts and outlines. But, honestly, how many of us are paying attention to the voice of God while we are preaching?
By Sermoncentral on Mar 12, 2020
What I take into the pulpit on Sunday is about 10 double-spaced pages that are so marked up they look like chicken scratch, and they function as my outline while I'm talking.