By Ray Hollenbach on Jul 26, 2019
Sin is ravaging the church today, but the old ways of talking about sin clearly do not help us. We have to find new ways to talk about it.
By Chad Ashby on Dec 8, 2017
Brothers and sisters, “As long as it is called ‘today,’ [be sure] that none of you may be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin!” (Hebrews 3:13)
By Sermoncentral on Mar 7, 2016
That's not always easy to judge. If you commit a sin, it may ripple out in a lot of ways—more than you think—and you may have a lot of tracks to cover. Basically, a public sin or a public consequence of sin is going to need public confession and repentance.
By Sermoncentral on Mar 8, 2017
At the root of many of our sins is an assumption that we are exceptional.
By Sermoncentral on Sep 23, 2013
Pastor Jim Somerville wonders where people got the idea that sermons shouldn't be enjoyable.
By Sermoncentral on Aug 3, 2019
How will you answer the question: Is homosexuality a sin? When you're asked in the public space?
By Sermoncentral on Nov 8, 2017
"Ask yourself, do you deserve the wrath of God forever? If your mind right now is saying, “I don’t think so. I think that hell would be an overreaction to what I’ve done and the kind of person that I am.” If that’s the way your mind is working right now, let me just have you consider four things."
By Jon Bloom on Jan 23, 2018
God can turn a day of reckoning into a day of amnesty. But he’s calling today. Come out of the dungeon.
By Sermoncentral on May 17, 2017
Not until we take God seriously will we ever take sin seriously. But if we acknowledge the righteous character of God, then we, like the saints of old, will cover our mouths with our hands and repent in dust and ashes before Him.
By Steve Murrell on Nov 30, 2018
Do you hesitate when it comes to preaching the "whole" will of God?
By Chris Surber on Feb 16, 2019
The Gospel is for everybody everywhere. Is your sermon?
By Ed Stetzer on Dec 14, 2016
I have worked for a long time to help pastors with growth barriers in their church. They can be anything from worship issues to strategy to theology and more. So many barriers can get in the way of a church growing, but a central one isn’t found in the processes of the church.
There may be a number of reasons a ministry grows cold and a church slows down. But often, the heart of the problem is the heart of the pastor.
By Peter Mead on Oct 12, 2013
You need more than someone in the pulpit holding a Bible. Peter Mead warns us off of three "sub-gospel" habits.
By Leslie Holmes on Feb 25, 2019
When it's time to stand and deliver, we need to leave some things behind.
By Chris Surber on Jun 11, 2019
"Can I call her up to the front on Sunday morning, have her sit in front of the congregation and use her sin as an example?”