By Brandon Kelley on Oct 30, 2022
"Sermon prep and sermon writing can be hard. Often times, it can even be painful. Anything seems better to be doing when we get stuck in a sermon prep and writing rut. But we all know that the work is worth it. The pain is worth it. The plodding is worth it."
By Brandon Kelley on Jan 28, 2021
You have a ton of things to do every week. Wouldn’t it be great to have some super productive sermon writing time so you could put more time toward leading your church into the future? Sermon writing can be overwhelming when you have other major projects to worry about. But don’t worry anymore! There’s a way to get more productive in less time.
By John Blase on Oct 24, 2021
John Blase writes an open letter to pastors everywhere asking for one consistent theme.
By Bob Hostetler on Mar 11, 2019
Greater clarity, creativity and cooperation are just a couple of weeks away. Here's how.
By Tyler Scarlett on Jul 8, 2021
There's no Mt. Sinai for preachers, but maybe there should be. This list is a good start.
By Peter Mead on Feb 27, 2019
Time ticks by and Sunday's deadline keeps approaching. What should you do if you feel stuck?
By Bruce Frank on Aug 16, 2020
Bruce Frank, lead pastor of of Biltmore Baptist Church, one of the top 50 fastest-growing churches in America, shares his sermon prep process.
By Carolyn C. Givens on May 11, 2021
"My soul cries out for modern parables that leave me thinking about the Creator of the Universe – the Storyteller whose words sustain and move the pieces of time and space."
By SermonCentral on Dec 17, 2018
Whether you are a preacher or an aspiring writer, master communicator C.S. Lewis has some suggestions for you.
By Nathan Aaseng on Oct 17, 2019
Pastors are not called to win Academy Awards in screen-writing. We are called to help build the kingdom, brick by brick.
By Ray Hollenbach on Aug 30, 2019
Take ten minutes and write down the details from your preaching passage. Then ask yourself, “How can I help my listeners move from watercolor to the sharp clarity of oil?”
By Lance Witt on Mar 20, 2023
In some ways I am the least likely pastor to write an article on Sabbath keeping. For the first thirty years of my Christian life, the concept of Sabbath wasn’t even a blip on my spiritual radar.
By SermonCentral on Apr 4, 2022
You can take a stand against “good enough ministry” in your church with a simple practice adopted from the business world: writing down how things should be done.
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 Brandon Cox on Nov 9, 2023
Do you ever get that post-sermon, anti-climactic feeling that all of your research, all of your writing, all of your preparation just got burned up in a single half-hour shot?