By Josh Reich on Jul 15, 2017
Inviting someone to church or sharing your faith about Jesus can be awkward. It is nerve wracking, scary and often times not what many followers of Jesus want to do. Yet, the reality is if you are a follower of Jesus, you are to be a witness of Jesus. (Acts 1:8) That is a key and crucial piece of your new identity in Christ. It is not optional.
By Sermoncentral on May 28, 2012
Although it may be a difficult challenge, sharing your personal experiences can lead your people to deeper faith in Christ.
By Ed Stetzer on Sep 28, 2016
Pastors, do you know what an"evangelistic church" looks like? Are you even taking the time to share the gospel?
By Francis Chan on Oct 22, 2011
Francis Chan shares a powerful sermon illustration about living for God in the short time we have on this earth. Use this illustration in an upcoming message about the importance of living with an eternal focus.
By Thom Rainer on Jan 12, 2018
I want to share with you readers eight of the most powerful lessons I have learned in 40 years of marriage.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Oct 23, 2013
Can you craft a message series for unchurched people and still be faithful to scripture?
By Joe Mckeever on Jan 18, 2019
The simple fact is everyone on the planet lives by faith. LIFE is a faith thing. For everyone.
By Kevin Harney on May 28, 2018
If your church is struggling to invest in reaching your community and the world, ask yourself this question: Are we a church that is on fire with a passion for God?
By Joe Mckeever on Aug 27, 2016
It’s so easy for a preacher to exhibit fear and not faith when standing before the church and calling the congregation to faithfulness and righteousness.
By Joe Mckeever on Nov 14, 2017
"If we cannot walk by faith and believe by faith–a redundancy, of course–we will stop praying."
By Sermoncentral on Jul 1, 2013
Is the pulpit the proper place to "contend for the faith"? Pastor Jack Hayford suggests another possibility.
By Peter Mead on Jun 28, 2019
Ideas change lives. People give themselves to ideas. And Christianity is a content-based faith
By Lance Witt on Dec 11, 2017
How can our doubts be a blessing?
By Terry Linhart on Jan 28, 2019
Some sermon checkpoints to buff a nice luster on your work and to ensure you're responsible and faithful in the process.
By Lance Witt on Oct 30, 2017
What are you trusting God for? What are attempting for God’s glory that requires faith? Sadly, the more years people serve in ministry, the less risk-taking faith they demonstrate. We can begin to rely on our experience, our skills, and our planning to win the day. Yet, without faith it is impossible to please God.