By Joe Mckeever on Jul 6, 2019
Pastor, even if people get it wrong, don’t let that stop you from doing it right.
By David Vroege on Dec 15, 2020
How do you go about breathing fresh meaning into a story everyone has already heard?
By Lane Sebring on Jan 17, 2020
Sometimes the sermon comes together like a beautifully crafted work of art. But other times I struggle to make progress in my study.
By Jon Bloom on Oct 11, 2017
"No one actually follows their heart. I know that sounds odd, given the prevalence of our cultural creed to "follow your heart." But if we think carefully about what the "heart" really is and how it functions, we will see that this creed doesn’t make sense, and why it ends up confusing and misleading people."
By Peter Mead on Mar 6, 2019
God's work is transformational. Is our preaching doing God's work?
By Chris Heuertz on May 11, 2012
Smart phones and cloud computing are not going to solve our problem. We must center our lives on the "one thing."
By Sermoncentral on Aug 21, 2017
I suppose, in my little prayer nook in my study, where I have a little prayer bench that I built in 1975, as I’ve bent over that bench thousands of times, the most common prayer has been, “Lead me not into temptation. Deliver me from evil (see Matthew 6:13). Keep me. Keep me. I feel so utterly unable to do the next thing. My kids are at the breakfast table. I have nothing. I’m supposed to model joyful fatherhood, and I’m so depressed I can hardly remember their names. Help me.”
By Colin Adams on Mar 10, 2020
Colin Adams interviews Tim Keller about the greatest perils in preaching, sermon prep, and balancing the demands of leadership.
By Sermoncentral on Sep 15, 2012
John Piper talks about the little-known task of "spiritual midwifery."
By Tony Evans on Jun 20, 2014
Tim Challies relies on prayer and prep—but he doesn't leave it to his memory. Here's his cheat-sheet.
By Brian Mavis on May 11, 2018
"I have been a Christian for over twenty-five years, and God has had to redirect me on multiple things because of what I mistakenly believed early on about being a Christian. And it is better to learn sooner than later."
By Ray Hollenbach on May 16, 2020
Our nation may be tired of war, but we are not tired of remembering eternal values.
By Ron Edmondson on Jun 6, 2018
Ron Edmondson offers insight about the good and bad ways we respond to ministry criticism.
By Marshall Segal on Apr 14, 2021
When was the last time someone told you you were wrong?
If you can’t remember, you may have reason to be concerned. Sometimes the most loving thing someone can do for us is point out an error or inconsistency in the way we think or live.
By Ray Hollenbach on Jul 24, 2021
Preaching the cross is powerful and necessary, but there is more for us to say.