By Sermoncentral on Dec 31, 2021
Hurting churches hurt people. Including pastors who try to help them. Here are 9 principles to help you stay strong.
By Rick Ezell on Mar 30, 2018
Use these methods to practically reach people suffering from real hurts, problems, doubts, fears, and anxieties gnawing at their faith.
By Joe Mckeever on Jan 18, 2021
You ask the question and–this is critical–you remain standing. You are not just expressing a point of view, you are asking for answers. And you are doing so in such a sweet manner, no one can accuse you of trying to stir up anything.
By Chris Surber on Jan 26, 2019
Preaching in the abstract means missing real lives and real people. Here are four ways to connect to real people.
By Charles Stone on Feb 16, 2022
One of the most disconcerting feelings we pastors experience is when we prepare a sermon and pour our heart into it, yet feel that it didn’t make a difference in people’s lives.
By Steven Furtick on May 24, 2011
The words you speak should move people on a personal level. They should grip their hearts and make application to their lives personally.
By Casey Graham on Feb 6, 2020
As you preach on the subject of money, you've got to engage people who are motivated by different reasons. Here's a list of the top five reasons people give.
By Lance Witt on Jan 9, 2021
Gifted speakers and novices alike experience this unenjoyable aspect: people's criticism. In today's Pastor to Pastor, Lance Witt discusses a proper response from a biblical perspective.
By Sermoncentral on Jan 4, 2021
Church attendance should be a tool to help people draw closer to Jesus. Not the other way around.
By David J. Lose on Dec 1, 2020
Instead of demanding repentance, what if you invited people into it?
By Peter Mead on Dec 26, 2018
Where are people looking as they leave? If we're not careful, they will walk out with gaze firmly fixed on self.
By Gavin Adams on Oct 11, 2021
A deep, layered and rich sermon might impress some people, but it does it work?
By Steven Furtick on Aug 5, 2011
Preaching, when done correctly, should unburden people. As preachers, our job is to challenge people, yes, but not to burden them.
By Steven Furtick on Dec 13, 2011
Steven Furtick: "Focus on the people you want to reach and you’ll keep the people you want to keep."
By Peter Mead on Mar 22, 2021
The crucifixion is bloody. Should we shock people out of a religious view of crucifixion, or is it better not to overwhelm people with the gore?