By Peter Mead on Nov 23, 2018
"The ministry of the word is stewarding and heralding God's word in such a way that people encounter God through his word."
By Lance Witt on Nov 7, 2016
As a leader, your words carry more weight and they have more staying power. Your words get amplified and magnified.
By John Piper on Sep 18, 2018
"No other pastoral duty should be treated as solemnly and forcefully as this one simple exhortation from the Apostle Paul: Preach the Word."
By Lance Witt on Nov 14, 2016
It’s not just what you say, but how you say it.
By Lance Witt on Aug 22, 2016
In your opinion, what is the most important word in the Bible?
And you can’t say God or Jesus.
By Peter Mead on Aug 10, 2018
God's word is a living and active sword. Peter Mead suggests that too often preachers try to drop an anvil on their listeners.
By Thom Rainer on Oct 17, 2017
"Words have meaning. And if church members start articulating words consistently, those words begin to reflect the priorities and passions of the church."
By Sermoncentral on Apr 23, 2019
As leaders we need to recognize the moment when there are no words to be said, no comfort to be offered, no solutions to be given.
By David Vroege on Jul 18, 2018
When we hide his word in our hearts, it makes a powerful difference personally and professionally.
By Tiffany Deluccia on Dec 12, 2019
Young non-Christians don't simply disagree with the inerrancy of the Bible; they are skeptical of people who make claims like that.
By Nicholas Mcdonald on May 20, 2021
Sometimes it's hard to wade through the muck and know when you're being short-changed.
By Lance Witt on May 22, 2017
Pound for pound, nothing is as powerful as your tongue. As pastors, we count on God to use our tongues as His instrument. In last week’s article, we talked about using our words to bless and speak life into others. This week I want to add 2 additional strategies for the wise use of words.
By Joe Hoagland on Aug 2, 2017
The Bible is wholly relevant to the modern person’s life sometimes it just takes some work for us to figure that out. The idea of making a “timeless truth” central to your sermon is important in communicating God’s Word in a postmodern age.
By Ray Ortlund on Jun 15, 2017
Hard words are not harmful words—when they come from Jesus. The real Jesus loves us enough to accept us freely and confront us honestly.
By Rich Villodas on Aug 8, 2017
I think I’m starting to learn to preach not as a preacher but to preach as a pastor. There’s a world of difference between the two.