By Joseph Stowell on Feb 17, 2018
Joseph Stowell says he loves preaching, but it's not like anything else he loves. Read this article and remember why you love to preach.
By David Mathis on Oct 10, 2017
What does the Bible teach about the role and qualifications of elders?
By Lance Witt on Oct 2, 2017
"When it comes to our preaching, we live in the constant tension between pastor and prophet. On one hand, as pastors we want to encourage and care for the sheep. So, in our preaching we want to be uplifting and hopeful. On the other hand, as prophets we must sometimes say the hard things that the sheep don’t want to hear."
By Lance Witt on Sep 25, 2017
“Everything worthwhile is uphill. Everything that is valuable, you have to work for. No one ever coasted their way to success. Most people have uphill hopes but have downhill habits.”
By H.b. Charles, Jr. on Mar 27, 2017
People should not leave the sermon having learned more about the preacher than Christ. When we stand to preach the word, we should prayerfully whisper to ourselves, “You are not the story.”
By David Padfield on Jan 15, 2016
People today have very little respect for preaching—maybe it's because they don't know the purpose of preaching.
By Lance Witt on Jan 15, 2016
Like most pastors, I will never forget the first sermon I preached. Basically, we had to hold people at gun point to get them to listen . . .
By Julian Freeman on Jul 19, 2013
From preparation to delivery, keep an eye out for these preaching traps.
By Rob Pochek on Feb 8, 2013
Young or old, we all have a list of the things we want to pass on to the next generation. Are any of these yours?
By Calvin Miller on May 31, 2012
"After 70 years of study, I still have no idea as to when it will be, and yet I never cease preaching it."
By Steven Lawson on Mar 23, 2012
Steven Lawson: "A heaven-sent revival will only come when Scripture is enthroned once again in the pulpit."
By Rachel Blom on Oct 28, 2011
Rachel Blom: "Seeker-sensitive preaching means adapting my sermon to the fact that my audience is, for the most part, not committed to Christ."
By Perry Noble on Oct 27, 2011
God called us to do a lot of things for Him…but He did not call us to burn out or exchange our family for ministry.
By J. John on Sep 9, 2011
"I believe that if a preacher will take these four principles and apply them, then the Lord will honor them, and they will see people turn to Christ."
By Kenton Anderson on Jun 6, 2011
For those of us who try to preach “good sermons” every week, it's useful to understand what it takes to connect with our listeners.