By Steve Murrell on Jul 18, 2012
"Unlike many modern preachers, Paul refused to edit out the difficult parts of the message. He insisted on preaching the whole gospel."
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 Sep 23, 2013
Pastor Jim Somerville wonders where people got the idea that sermons shouldn't be enjoyable.
By Ray Hollenbach on Nov 3, 2015
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 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 Perry Noble on Dec 6, 2011
The costs of concealing sexual sin are far greater than the costs of confession and repentance.
By Steve Murrell on Nov 30, 2018
Do you hesitate when it comes to preaching the "whole" will of God?
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 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 John Piper on Jan 26, 2018
Check out John Piper's answer to a perplexing question from 1 John.
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 Sermoncentral on Nov 11, 2015
How will you answer the question: Is homosexuality a sin? When you're asked in the public space?
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 Sermoncentral on Aug 8, 2016
There is still plenty of racial tension remaining, fifty years after the signing of the Acts designed to put an end to it in America. As a matter of fact, ethnic tension exists almost universally around our planet. It’s not exclusively an American problem.
By Josh Reich on Mar 30, 2017
While we often think God’s silence means He has abandoned us or left us, that is not true. God’s silence does not equal God’s absence.