By Sermoncentral on Aug 23, 2014
There are certain elements that must be included in every single sermon that we ever preach. They are non-negotiable.
By Marshall Segal on Apr 13, 2017
For most of us, the single greatest threat to our faith in God and his promises has been the miles we have walked in the desert.
By Ed Cyzewski on Dec 20, 2018
When Jesus called his disciples, there wasn’t a single one who understood that he was the Messiah or Son of God.
By Lance Witt on Oct 24, 2016
Over the last few years my single most consistent prayer has been for spiritual courage.
By Josh Reich on Jan 21, 2020
Josh Reich thinks some pastors shy away from this topic for surprising reasons.
By Ray Hollenbach on Dec 11, 2018
"Try to imagine talking about your subject every single day for two years. If the idea still thrills you, you've found your topic."
By David J. Lose on May 18, 2015
Few holidays present themselves as ripe for nostalgia as Pentecost. Weren't these the glory days of the church--spirit-filled preaching, attentive listening, 3,000 converted in a single day?
By Marshall Segal on Sep 30, 2016
Perhaps the single most significant hindrance to Christian witness in the world today is our hunger for human approval. By nature, we think more about what people think of us than about what they think of Jesus.
By Lane Sebring on Oct 10, 2019
Preachers do weird things. One weird thing we do is prepare our sermons alone. Every. Single. Week.
By Lance Witt on Jun 27, 2016
Every single week people walk into your church and for the most part they seem to have it together. They make small talk, they dress appropriately, they participate congenially, they listen politely, and at the end of the service they file out quietly.
By Sermoncentral on Oct 7, 2016
It is GOD’s Kingdom, not ours, that is expanding. We may work hard and dream big, but every single spiritual change we see in the lives of people is completely and entirely a work of God.
By Jonathon Woodyard on Aug 10, 2016
So here it is in a single sentence: After you have gone to the Bible and it has yielded sweet and glorious truths, you must take time to think over how to tell others what God has shown you, and how it applies to their lives.
By Brandon Cox on Jul 19, 2017
Do you ever get that post-sermon, anti-climactic feeling that all of your research, all of your writing, all of your preparation just got burned up in a single half-hour shot?
By Lance Witt on Apr 11, 2016
A life of balance has always seemed like a “pipe dream”, something that just wasn’t realistic or attainable. To be honest, I don’t think I’ve ever had a moment of balance in my entire life. I can’t think of a single moment when every area of my life and ministry were “spinning” smoothly.
By Joe Hamilton on Aug 15, 2017
We are eager to see young men exert energy because we all know what happens when you put testosterone together with capacity to work for the kingdom. And we also know what happens when you mix the same testosterone and capacity with idleness. The ancient saying proves true: “the devil finds work for idle hands.”