Preaching Christmas

By Dr. Jack Graham

It’s hard to believe that we are just about two weeks away from Christmas. We know that your schedules are full of commitments with church members, friends, and family. It is the most wonderful time of …

Spotlight Interview: Heiden Ratner

By Prestonwood Network Staff

Prestonwood Network: WALK Church just recently celebrated its 4 Year Anniversary in a very difficult city (Las Vegas), can you share with us how God has worked these past four years (and more) to use WALK …

Four Thoughts on Leading Creative Leaders

By Michael Neale

Through the years, a few lead pastors have asked me, “What would you want me to know when it comes to leading creatives in our worship and arts ministry?” Or they will say, “Michael, you’ve got to …

Three Characteristics of a Church Planter

By Heiden Ratner

Church planting is a not a young man’s sport, nor an old man’s sport. It’s a healthy man’s sport. However, with all the hustle and bustle that goes into starting a new church, one can easily get …

The Main Thing

By Jonah Easley

Awakening Church will turn 1 year old on September 30, 2019. We often reflect on all God has done within the past several months. In His faithfulness and our pursuit of Him, we are learning much during …

Preach like a Church Planter

By Peyton Hill

I love good preaching. Yes, as a pastor, that means I love to preach, but I also really enjoy listening to solid, Christ-centered exposition while cutting my grass or driving to the hospital for a visit with …

Getting on the Crossroad

By Dr. Jack Graham

I firmly believe it’s time for men to step up to the unique challenges facing our world today.

We are facing profound moral, ethical, domestic and international issues that mark a culture in need of answers …

Preaching Father’s Day

By Dr. Jack Graham

Father’s Day is a special time to honor and celebrate fathers. As you prepare to preach this coming Father’s Day, encourage the men in your church to step up into Biblical fatherhood calling them to lead …

Preaching Mother’s Day

By Dr. Jack Graham

Mother’s Day is a special time to honor and celebrate mothers and their sacrifices to raise godly children. As you prepare to highlight mothers this weekend, remember that the greatest blessing that you can give mothers …

Using Theology to Answer Societal Questions

By Canaan Chapman

Those who are spiritually-minded must ask themselves at some point, “What does this mean for me?” You can’t open God’s Word, spend time studying it, or listen to a sermon and leave with no convictions. Hebrews 4:12 …