By Josh Reich on Aug 25, 2016
Most of the time on blogs like mine or other leadership and ministry blogs you read about how tough ministry is, how difficult people can be and how hard it is to be a leader. All those things are true.
By Jon Bloom on Nov 21, 2017
"There is only one way. And Jesus both is the way (John 14:6) and shows the way."
By Ray Hollenbach on Nov 24, 2016
A simple prayer is taking root in me, teaching me the deep wisdom of gratitude, and changing my life.
By David Fitch on Jan 29, 2013
There are better compliments than "I really enjoyed your sermon."
By Ray Hollenbach on Nov 21, 2015
Thanksgiving sermons can sometimes sound like such a scolding, but guilt is a terrible motivation for giving thanks.
By David Lose on Nov 17, 2012
Other than saying, "We ought to be thankful," what is there to say?
By J. John on Nov 23, 2011
"In giving thanks to God, there should be no motive other than pure gratitude."
By Ray Hollenbach on Oct 23, 2014
Everyone knows they're supposed to be thankful on Thanksgiving Day, but the heart-attitude won't kick in by magic; it has to be cultivated.
By Charles Stone on Sep 6, 2016
Recently our church staff held our annual in-house evaluation retreat when we reviewed the prior year’s goals and plans. God had given us a good year and we wanted not only to discuss how we could improve, but rejoice in His blessings.
By Christine Hoover on Nov 22, 2017
"In all things, imitate and anticipate the final Thanksgiving table and a place where all our longings will finally find their home."
By David Mathis on Nov 23, 2017
"Most of us have never given any serious thought to what it might mean to feast with Christ-honoring intentionality."
By David Lose on Nov 26, 2014
This is the way thanksgiving always works--in giving thanks for a gift given, we are blessed again.
By Peter Mead on Feb 18, 2014
How God works despite us and our preaching (and we need to be thankful for that!).
By Sermoncentral on Nov 21, 2018
The Christian life, from the beginning to end, is a life of extraordinary grace. Saying "thank you" just makes sense.
By Peter Mead on Feb 7, 2019
On the dashboard of our ministry life, we need to have a light that flashes when we are preaching flat. What causes it? What should we do?