By Brady Boyd on Oct 14, 2011
Brady Boyd: "I think both approaches have merit for the local church and it’s the job of the pastor to listen to what God is saying and obey."
By Sherman Cox on Aug 1, 2012
"The black preaching tradition, when it is at its best, helps and blesses all who come in contact with it," says Sherman Cox.
By John Ortberg on Oct 26, 2011
Your goal is to wash the minds of your people in the Word so that Christ is formed in them. That’s biblical preaching.
By Jim Martin on Sep 8, 2011
In this two-part series on better preaching, Jim Martin offers ten tips for more effective preaching every Sunday.
By Jared Moore on Dec 19, 2018
There are plenty of things we can do to improve our style, but does the gospel get lost in the garnish?
By Bruce Johnson on Oct 13, 2018
All of us have a propensity to want to communicate in our own preferred style. But what if your style doesn't reach everyone?
By Kathleen And Kevin-Neil Ward on Jul 4, 2016
Today, something unexpected is happening. There is a small but distinct movement of young people abandoning the smoke machines, multi-purpose buildings and celebrity pastors of recent church models, and heading back towards traditional worship services, where sacraments are central, buildings are beautiful, and the liturgy has a historic rootedness about it.
By Bob Hostetler on Nov 5, 2013
Is your preaching style stuck in one mode? It's time to break out!
By Michael Catt on Jul 28, 2018
Michael Catt: "We endanger the call, art, and gift of preaching when we make it about style instead of substance."
By Thom Turner on Jan 14, 2013
People have different learning styles. But does that mean you have to change the way you preach to reach them all?
By Mark Batterson on Jan 25, 2014
A hint: It has nothing to do with delivery or style. It has everything to do with the most important kind of content.
By Leslie Holmes on Jul 29, 2014
You're preaching to one congregation, filled with many listening styles. How can you connect with every individual?
By Eric Mckiddie on Feb 23, 2016
Technology affects how pastors shepherd their churches. But these ways to show you care never go out of style.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Nov 4, 2016
What if this one generation actually just sacrificed for the sake of another? What if they gave up their preferences in music, style and taste so that others could come to know Christ?
By Lance Witt on Jun 13, 2016
Culture is one of things that is hard to define but easy to feel. You certainly feel it when you visit a foreign country and you bump up against different customs and ways of doing things, but you also feel it when you enter a business or a church. There is a certain style or personality of an organization that is an expression of culture. I sometimes think of culture as the organization’s “way” of doing what they do. There is a Ritz Carlton “way” of doing customer service. There is a Starbucks “way” of doing business. There is a Crossroads Church “way” of doing ministry.