How to Make Jesus the Hero of Every Sermon

By: Andrew Hebert

“I take my text and make a beeline to the cross.” —Charles Spurgeon

My entire approach to preaching was revolutionized about three years ago when I read Tony Merida’s short book Proclaiming Jesus: Christ-Centered Teaching and Preaching

And the Lord’s Servant Must Not Be Quarrelsome

By Dr. John Potter

And the Lord’s servant must not be quarrelsome but kind to everyone,
able to teach, patiently enduring evil, correcting his opponents with
gentleness. —2 Timothy 2:24–25

We know conflict is inevitable in ministry. However, we “must

Choosing Action over Apathy

By: Dr. Jack Graham

For any organization, any business, and any church, having a clear mission is vitally important. Likewise, in order to make wise choices, we must have a clear vision of what God wants to accomplish in our

Five Steps after Making a Big Decision

By Scott Lehr

This past Sunday at Southbridge, we had an incredible day of worship. At the conclusion of the sermon, I gave an old-fashioned altar call, inviting people to come forward and kneel at the altar and do business

Write the SMARTEST Goals of your Life

By Jason Crandall

You’ve got to get serious about your goals. Achieving your goals is important. You have to write them well, otherwise a year of discouragement and disappointment is in store for you. I use the acronym S.M.A.R.T.E.S.T. to

Church Planter Interview: Jimmy Rippy, Authenticity Church – Carlsbad, Cali.

If you are interested in partnering with Authenticity Church or church planting in the Carlsbad, CA area, please contact Pastor Jimmy Rippy. Follow Jimmy on Twitter at @JimmyRippy

For more information about Authenticity Church, please visit authenticity.church.

Church Planter Interview: Daryl Jones, Rock Fellowship Church – Miami, F.L.

If you are interested in partnering with Rock Fellowship Church or church planting in the South Florida area, please contact Daryl Jones at dljones8787@gmail.com. Follow Daryl on Twitter at @dlj87

For more information about Rock Fellowship Church, please

Service Trumps Authenticity

By Roscoe Lilly

You’ve probably heard someone say it’s important to be authentic to who you really are. You should be the person you were designed to be and not try to be someone else. Authenticity is the only thing

Church Planter Interview: Matt Hess – Pickering, Ontario

Matt Hess is the Lead Pastor of Fellowship Pickering Church in Ontario, Canada. After over 10 years in church ministry, Matt and his wife Arrica sensed God leading them to start a church somewhere in the Greater Toronto Area, specifically

Church Planter Interview: Josh Carter, Portland, OR

If you are interested in partnering with Remedy City Church or church planting in the Portland Area, please contact Josh at josh@remedycitypdx.org

For more information about Remedy City Church, please visit their website remedycitypdx.org.