By Mike Miller on Jan 5, 2019
Like flying a plane, good training can help your preaching walk away with a smooth landing.
By Joe Hoagland on May 14, 2016
When it comes to the art of preaching improvisation can play a big role, just like in music. Here at Rookie Preacher we advocate for a tight, well put together structure. But, that doesn’t mean you need to have every word memorized.
By Hershael York on Oct 27, 2018
The most magnificent refrain cannot be all that its composer intended when played on an inferior or out-of-tune instrument.
By Peter Mead on Jan 9, 2020
Some people may overly esteem their nationality, so that it is held on a par with their faith. We wouldn’t want to encourage that.
By Peter Mead on May 10, 2013
Discover the pros and cons of how your unique personality affects your preaching.
By Thom Schultz on Oct 18, 2013
It's shocking: Only 29 percent of preachers or teachers are willing to embrace change--even if it's an improvement. Here's why.
By Joe Mckeever on Apr 9, 2014
This Q & A answers, "Why are all preachers nuts?" and other things people want to know.
By Joe Mckeever on Mar 27, 2019
"Here are a few 'preacher games' I've noticed over the years, all of them being dishonorable and unworthy."
By Joe Mckeever on Sep 21, 2016
You’re sitting in his church listening to him preach. He’s not five minutes into the message before you realize Mr. Hotshot is appearing before you in the flesh. His words and mannerisms give him away.
By Bob Hostetler on Oct 22, 2013
If you're not in the habit of praying before you preach, here's a good place to start.
By Peter Mead on Nov 21, 2019
Part of the preacher's role is to slow people down and to help them make sense of what the text is actually saying.
By Sermoncentral on Nov 11, 2013
One pastor's mentor never asked about his church—only the preacher's soul. Here's why.
By Sermoncentral on Dec 18, 2018
Whether you are a preacher or an aspiring writer, master communicator C.S. Lewis has some suggestions for you.
By Sermoncentral on Mar 16, 2019
I've been preaching for 30 years. At some point I have to run out of things to say, right? Actually, at hundreds of points I have run out of things to say!
By Jeremy Smith on Nov 12, 2019
The way you handle distractions may indicate how you see your role in the pulpit.