By Peter Mead on Jul 29, 2021
Paul wrote and he wrote very strongly, but where was his confidence?
By Peter Mead on Aug 7, 2021
Do you give your listeners confidence in the clarity of God's Word?
By Calvin Miller on Jul 21, 2018
Calvin Miller explains the balancing act between fresh presentation and outright impropriety.
By Ron Edmondson on Jun 6, 2018
Ron Edmondson offers insight about the good and bad ways we respond to ministry criticism.
By Stephen Gregory on Mar 7, 2018
What is a good sermon? How can I preach with confidence a message I have not had time to polish? Who am I seeking to please, anyway? Stephen Gregory seeks answers to these questions.
By Joe Mckeever on Nov 14, 2017
"If we cannot walk by faith and believe by faith–a redundancy, of course–we will stop praying."
By Brandon Cox on Mar 18, 2017
Sometimes, I feel that I’m spinning my wheels and not getting anywhere, and that I’m failing to meet the expectations of others.
By Leslie Holmes on Aug 11, 2018
Veteran preacher Leslie Holmes suggests seven bold and certain steps to help give you the confidence to preach with power.
By Francis Chan on Oct 22, 2011
Francis Chan shares a powerful sermon illustration about living for God in the short time we have on this earth. Use this illustration in an upcoming message about the importance of living with an eternal focus.
By Shaunti Feldhahn on Oct 23, 2019
"Imagine the difference for pastors to know that they can stand on stage and tell their congregations with confidence that going to church matters for your marriage."
By Nicholas Mcdonald on Sep 13, 2021
The content is solid and the application is spot on, but there's one more way to improve.
By Focus On The Family on Sep 15, 2017
As Christians, we all know how important it is to equip kids with a sense of joy in reading God’s Word and the confidence to freely express their faith in Jesus. But that goal is becoming more difficult in today’s culture.
By Lance Witt on Sep 5, 2016
The truth is those of us in ministry often don’t do the friendship thing very well. One survey among pastors found that 70 percent do not have a close friend, confidant, or mentor. Henri Nouwen wrote, “Most Christian leadership is exercised by people who do not know how to develop healthy, intimate relationships.” What an indictment.
By Glenn Packiam on Aug 16, 2016
Small groups are a perfect example of how pastors may learn from researchers. At many church conferences, pastors speak confidently of their latest, greatest small group model, sure that it is the new breakthrough in discipleship.