By Joe Mckeever on Sep 26, 2013
Every preacher needs these practical insights if he/she plans to offer a time of response after the sermons.
By Peter Mead on Jul 7, 2021
Remember, the goal of sermon preparation is an oral message, not a polished manuscript for publication.
By Jeff K. Clarke on Nov 11, 2019
If we tell people that all they need to do to become a follower of Christ is to bow their heads, close their eyes and repeat a 30-second prayer, what are we saying about Jesus?
By Ron Edmondson on May 30, 2020
"I am an introvert. With all my public appearances on Sunday mornings, this surprises many people. But in my private life and with those closest to me, there is no questioning that fact."
By Ben Arment on Oct 14, 2020
Ben Arment suggests eight practical steps that could expand your ministry beyond the pulpit. Why not give them a try?
By Sermoncentral on Aug 3, 2019
How will you answer the question: Is homosexuality a sin? When you're asked in the public space?
By Sermoncentral on Aug 4, 2020
"Contrary to some conventional wisdom, I would argue that in many cases, public preaching needs to happen early on in the life of a new church."
By J.s. Park on Jan 8, 2014
Sometimes your good work can actually hinder people from hearing the gospel.
By Lane Sebring on Nov 7, 2019
Few public speakers can keep an audience's attention for an hour. Fewer should even try.
By Sermoncentral on Oct 30, 2014
For generations, rhymes and alliterations were expected from public speakers. It made them seem credible, authoritative and prepared. Not any more.
By Duncan Hamilton on Apr 16, 2016
For all of us it can be difficult to grasp a sense of something when it is actually happening; often comprehension comes only when it is over. Not, though, for Eric Liddell. He could always identify precisely when his life changed forever. It was April 6, 1923. The time was shortly after 9pm. On that day and during that hour, Liddell became a public speaker for God.
By Brian Croft on Jun 30, 2017
Does church attendance really matter? Here are five important reasons why it is essential that every Christian gather with other Christians in the same local church weekly to hear the preaching of God’s Word.