By Norman Geisler on Mar 19, 2018
The topic of evil offers many onramps to preaching powerful sermons and proclaiming the gospel. Dr. Norman Geisler offers insight for preaching and pastoral conversations.
By Ben Mandrell on Apr 2, 2018
If the "preacher population" is shrinking, perhaps you have a role to play that could impact generations to come.
By Tyler Scarlett on Apr 9, 2018
Everyone makes mistakes, but for all the mistakes preachers can (and do) make, here are 10 that we should do our best to avoid at all costs.
By Brady Boyd on May 7, 2018
Brady Boyd: "No matter how hard I try, I will always be tempted to measure my success by attendance numbers."
By Ken Collins on Sep 10, 2020
Here are a few tips for making your sermons truly lousy, eminently forgettable, and completely ineffective. Of course, you could choose to do the opposite.
By Ray Hollenbach on Sep 10, 2018
There's a rich vein of life even in the verses that close each Epistle. Have you ever preached a benediction?
By SermonCentral on Apr 10, 2020
Master preacher John Piper asks his listeners three questions, then leads them to the empty tomb.
By Don Carson on Jan 22, 2023
D.A. Carson suggests that there is one unique biblical requirement for a church elder--and it may surprise you!
By Ed Stetzer on Aug 31, 2021
LifeWay Research discovered four common factors in good preaching. Are they part of yours?
By SermonCentral on Nov 22, 2020
Thanksgiving has a centuries-old history. Here's what great minds (old and new) have said about giving thanks.
By SermonCentral on Jun 12, 2020
"When we consider our Father's sacrifice for us, any sacrifices we can make for our children are small."
By Leslie Holmes on Feb 27, 2023
You're preaching to one congregation, filled with many listening styles. How can you connect with every individual?
By SermonCentral on Feb 10, 2020
It’s easy to get lost chasing the newest, coolest, biggest thing. Or on the other hand hanging on to old, stale methods.
By Philip Holmes on May 3, 2021
“The reason elders are so necessary,” says Sanchez, “is because they are the means by which our sovereign king chooses to shepherd his church to display his kingdom on earth in local churches as embassies of heaven, and also to proclaim the message of the gospel, calling all people everywhere to repent and believe and enter into the kingdom. Elders shepherd the flock of God among them, under the chief Shepherd. That’s why elders are important, because it is our ascended Lord’s chosen means by which he shepherds his church.”
By Marshall Segal on Jul 11, 2023
We tend to think our dreams were too big when we were young, say when we were six, and too small as we get older. But maybe our dreams never reach high enough.