By Peter Mead on Jul 3, 2020
Before you decide to tap into the great stories of scripture, consider these cautions.
By Peter Mead on Jun 27, 2020
How many gospel preachers really preach the radical message of God's grace, and how many feel the need to qualify it?
By Peter Mead on Jun 1, 2020
Peter Mead suggests you should avoid these three "ingredients" capable of ruining any sermon.
By Peter Mead on Apr 28, 2020
Just because we feel strongly about our message doesn't mean we should strong-arm our listeners.
By Peter Mead on Mar 25, 2020
Everyone needs encouragement. And yet, strangely, it's often absent from a significant amount of preaching.
By Peter Mead on Mar 14, 2020
It is too easy to drift into another passage (or ten) and dissipate the impact of the passage we said we would preach.
By Peter Mead on Feb 21, 2020
Do you have any stock phrases that come out too easily?
By Peter Mead on Jan 29, 2020
They're in front of us every week. Maybe we can craft our preaching with sensitivity to the listeners in mind.
By Peter Mead on Jan 9, 2020
Some people may overly esteem their nationality, so that it is held on a par with their faith. We wouldn’t want to encourage that.
By Peter Mead on Dec 14, 2019
#1 is good: "It isn't about you." (The next nine are better.)
By Peter Mead on Nov 21, 2019
Part of the preacher's role is to slow people down and to help them make sense of what the text is actually saying.
By Peter Mead on Nov 9, 2019
To stay effective in the preaching ministry, we need the humble, hearing heart of novice.
By Peter Mead on Oct 12, 2019
Do the actual effects of our preaching match our intended effects?
By Peter Mead on Oct 4, 2019
"We should be concerned when there is a lack of motivation for God's Word--both in our own lives and in those we care about."
By Peter Mead on Sep 24, 2019
Preaching should our listeners--and us. But how do you do it constructively?