By Rich Villodas on Jul 28, 2022
I think I’m starting to learn to preach not as a preacher but to preach as a pastor. There’s a world of difference between the two.
By Jonathon Woodyard on Jan 1, 2022
So here it is in a single sentence: After you have gone to the Bible and it has yielded sweet and glorious truths, you must take time to think over how to tell others what God has shown you, and how it applies to their lives.
By Tim Spivey on Aug 25, 2019
Pastor Tim Spivey shares field-tested truths preachers need to know for effective ministry.
By SermonCentral on Aug 20, 2021
"The things you need to hear repeatedly in your walk will probably vary from mine, but these are truths I cling to."
By SermonCentral on Jun 6, 2019
"I was taught never to wrestle with difficult truths in front of the congregation. Give them simple three-point, alliterated answers to life’s problems."
By Karl Vaters on Apr 3, 2022
Christians should have the reputation for being the most truthful people on earth. But we don’t.
By SermonCentral on Oct 16, 2021
In 25 years our church has only been picketed twice--two weeks in a row!--first by radically liberal nonbelievers for speaking truth, and then by radically conservative believers for showing grace.
By SermonCentral on Jul 19, 2022
"But the hour is coming, and is now here, when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for the Father is seeking such people to worship him. God is spirit, and those who worship him must worship in spirit and truth.” (John 4:23-24)
By SermonCentral on Oct 19, 2022
"Bible translation and Bible truth were inseparable for Tyndale, and in the end it was the truth — especially the truth of justification by faith alone — that ignited Britain with Reformed fire and then brought the death sentence to this Bible translator."
By SermonCentral on Sep 23, 2018
John Piper managed to offend people by simply preaching the truth at weddings. Maybe you should, too.
By H.b. Charles, Jr. on Jul 21, 2019
A key way to guard from selling-out the truth during in the pulpit is to preach the tone of the text.
By Sherman Haywood Cox on Aug 16, 2021
We preachers sometimes think that preaching the "truth" is all that is needed.
By Ed Stetzer on Sep 1, 2021
LifeWay Research discovered four common factors in good preaching. Are they part of yours?
By SermonCentral on Jun 7, 2022
Ephesians 4:15 tells us to speak the truth in love, not to withhold the truth in love. Real love doesn’t quit or give up; it will offer help and point to Jesus Christ as the only true source of healing and forgiveness.
By Steven Lawson on Oct 23, 2022
"Luther came to realize that salvation was a gift for the guilty, not a reward for the righteous. Man is not saved by his good works but by trusting the finished work of Christ. Thus, justification by faith alone became the central tenet of the Reformation."