By Lane Sebring on Nov 7, 2019
Few public speakers can keep an audience's attention for an hour. Fewer should even try.
By Lane Sebring on Nov 6, 2019
Being a pastor is unlike just about any other profession. Because of the holistic nature of the work, we tend to take on "pastor" as an identity and not just a career.
By Lane Sebring on Oct 26, 2019
The reason we have to work harder to gain and keep attention has to do with what competes for the attention of our people every time we preach.
By Lane Sebring on Oct 16, 2019
What separates ordinary preachers from extraordinary communicators is a relentless desire to improve.
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 Lane Sebring on Oct 1, 2019
Some people think the work of the Holy Spirit is thwarted when the preacher makes an effort to improve his preaching.
By Lane Sebring on Sep 14, 2019
Have you found the sweet spot between these two sermon killers?
By Lane Sebring on Aug 30, 2019
The first 90 seconds of your sermon are some of the most powerful seconds you have. Don’t waste them.
By Lane Sebring on Aug 24, 2019
A good illustration will reach out and grab your listeners and pull them into your content. It will make them care. But How?
By Lane Sebring on Aug 16, 2019
I know what some of you are thinking… Wait! Heaviness is good. Intensity is good. People need their toes stepped on! That’s just the Holy Spirit working on them!
By Lane Sebring on Jul 31, 2019
The best sermons are conversations, like you’re sitting at a table with with them and discussing a problem, a concern, a big thing God wants them to do.
By Lane Sebring on Jul 16, 2019
Great leaders set high expectations and truly believe their church is capable of meeting them.
By Lane Sebring on Mar 1, 2017
I want to show you why I believe the often neglected step of rehearsing the sermon is essential to great sermon delivery.
By Lane Sebring on Aug 26, 2016
Recently my church hosted a leadership conference to encourage and equip our lay leaders and staff. One of the speakers at the event, Nikki, impacted me with her engaging presentation.
By Lane Sebring on Sep 28, 2015
Try this in your next sermon. You’ll see your people come alive and be inspired.