By Charles Stone on Nov 16, 2023
What spiritual disciplines might you be neglecting?
By Ray Hollenbach on May 17, 2018
Loving someone enough to help them find freedom from their fears and appetites is the heart of church discipline.
By Charles Stone on May 17, 2022
This discipline is really more of a state of heart than a place.
By Lance Witt on May 25, 2022
Let me ask you, what are you trusting God for? Where are you practicing the spiritual discipline of anticipation?
By Dr. R. Kent Hughes on Jul 8, 2022
Our ultimate trust is always in God's persevering grace, nevertheless, we are called to cultivate godly action in our lives. Here are 10 disciplines shared by a pastor with over 40 years of experience in faithfully serving the Lord and shepherding God's people.
By Donald Whitney on Jan 21, 2022
As the pressures of life increase and more deadlines loom, it becomes harder to maintain time for the devotional life. And herein is where the erosion begins.
By Charles Stone on Mar 9, 2022
Mindfulness is a spiritual discipline akin to biblical meditation. It’s setting aside daily time to be still before God, to be in His presence in the present moment.
By Tony Reinke on Sep 17, 2023
Our Twitter and Facebook habits make praying harder than ever.
By Lance Witt on Sep 13, 2023
Leaders who stay spiritually healthy long term are those who learn this sacred rhythm of advance and retreat.
By SermonCentral on Aug 23, 2022
I would not exchange any of my discipline-afflictions for anything. In fact, I have made it a habit to keep asking God to discipline me. This isn’t because I love affliction, but because the hope in God I’ve tasted in the promises of God I’ve trusted in the darkest days are the sweetest things my soul has ever known.
By Colin Adams on Apr 29, 2018
"Early in my ministry, I needed twenty-plus hours to prepare. By now, the disciplines are more streamlined. I average perhaps ten hours or so," says Ortlund.
By SermonCentral on Jun 27, 2023
I have been a pastor and spend a lot of time talking to pastors, and as I do I learn that one of the struggles many pastors have is prayer.
By SermonCentral on Sep 6, 2022
Studying the Bible does not need to be complex. Simple tools can help us glean amazing insights from the word.
By Chad Ashby on Nov 13, 2022
Brothers and sisters, “As long as it is called ‘today,’ [be sure] that none of you may be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin!” (Hebrews 3:13)
By Josh Reich on Oct 5, 2023
Now, we all know that God is the one who grows a church, but often that church is healthy and growing because of the character, quality and capacity of the lead pastor and leaders.