By Charles Stone on Oct 16, 2017
Andy Stanley's 5 questions that are deeply telling about a church’s direction and impact.
By Charles Stone on Aug 7, 2017
Several months ago I began something with our staff that has been a huge hit. It’s simple. Any staff can do it, whether in a church or a business application. And it boosts staff morale and excitement when we do it. I encourage you to try it with your staff. It’s called a “Blue Sky Thinking” morning.
By Eric Mckiddie on May 6, 2014
We need brutally honest, educated and constructive feedback, but how can we get it?
By Ray Hollenbach on Sep 25, 2018
It's popular today to meet with friends at a coffee shop and call it "church." Popular, but wrong.
By Lane Sebring on Jul 16, 2019
Great leaders set high expectations and truly believe their church is capable of meeting them.
By Jeremy Roberts on Oct 19, 2020
Technology meets preparation. Pastor Jeremy Roberts shows how he uses everyone's favorite toy in the service of preaching.
By Sherman Haywood Cox on May 7, 2019
Address people where they are, but take them to another place to meet the Sovereign of the Universe.
By Sermoncentral on Nov 21, 2016
Saddleback isn’t normal, but it is reproducible. The principles that they have used work in any size or shape of church. It just takes leaders who will listen, hear, and implement. Pray. And believe.
By Kathleen And Kevin-Neil Ward on Nov 4, 2014
More and more Christians meet weekly to share a meal and love one another as a community. Instead of attending "regular church," they listen to a podcast sermon in their own time.
By Dr. Scott M. Gibson on Jan 2, 2020
"She said to me, 'You expected a lot from us, and I never felt I could meet those expectations.' These comments have haunted me."
By Brandon Cox on Mar 18, 2017
Sometimes, I feel that I’m spinning my wheels and not getting anywhere, and that I’m failing to meet the expectations of others.
By Sermoncentral on Apr 19, 2021
Where are all the great small churches?
Would you know one if you saw one?
They exist. There’s no doubt about that. There are great small churches in every country, serving every ethnic group and in virtually every language. They worship in every imaginable liturgical style and they meet in every type of building – including no building at all.
By Sermoncentral on Apr 5, 2021
Imagine this scenario. Jesus is meeting with the disciples. He’s been training them for three years. He’s died, risen again and walked with them in resurrection power for almost 40 days. As the day of his ascension draws near, he gathers them together to reiterate The Great Commission.