The Old Testament’s Perspective on Easter

By Dr. Steven Smith

All throughout Scripture you see a template of God saving, but saving out of judgment. Adam and Eve sin in the garden, and God saves them. He is actually saving them from His own judgment. You …

Resurrection, Promise, and Power

By Dr. Jack Graham

The Great spiritual song Were you There? Asks this question: Were you there when He rose up from the dead? That is a thought provoking question. Of course, it seems impossible. We, living 2000 years later, …

Why Genre Matters in Preaching

By Dr. Steven Smith

Riding on the City of New Orleans, 
Illinois Central Monday morning rail 
Fifteen cars and fifteen restless riders, 

Christmas Sermon Strategies: An Interview With Pastor Jack Graham

By Dr. Jack Graham

Pastor Jack Graham recently sat down with us to discuss the importance of preaching during the Christmas season. Watch this informative and poignant interview to hear some of Pastor Graham’s favorite ways to preach one …

3 Ideas For A Christmas Series

By Dr. Jack Graham

As a pastor, preparation for a Christmas sermon or series can be challenging. It’s prime time to share the message of Good News. Every year the Christmas season provides the opportunity to reach more people with …

What I Believe About Preaching

By Dr. Jack Graham

Many things have changed since I became a preacher. The one thing that hasn’t changed is my commitment to boldly proclaim the powerful, life-changing news of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. I am convinced that there …

Why Give A Public Invitation?