The Christmas Truce

By | November 30th, 2016|

Jesus is the common thread that unites all believers. One of the great beauties of the gospel is the way that it welcomes all believers—regardless of race, nationality, language, social status, or background—into one Christian family. There may be no greater example of this than the true story of The Christmas Truce of 1914: World [...]

40 Christmas Sermon Ideas

By | November 28th, 2016|

It’s Christmas time again. And every year pastors have the task to create yet another great Christmas sermon. But after many years of preaching the same message, you can get repetitive. The message every year should remain the same, but you need a bit of a creative twist on the way you present it every [...]

40 Reasons to Be Thankful for Pastors

By | November 21st, 2016|

No pastor is perfect. Some pastors have given the title a bad name. But for the most part, from my experience, the majority of pastors I have met are sincerely doing their best to follow Jesus and remain faithful to their call. For that, we owe them our gratitude. Just think about all the ways [...]

The Humble Birth of Jesus

By | November 18th, 2016|

Think about the wonder of that first Christmas morning. The King of Kings and Lord of Lord, the Savior of the world, was born. Jesus Christ left heaven and all its infinite glory and chose to be born a human baby on Earth. In his infinite power and wisdom, he could have chosen to be born [...]

5 Things Great Preachers Do To Gain An Advantage

By | November 14th, 2016|

We look at the preaching giants of history in awe and wonder. How did they do it? They speak with golden tongues, dispensing endless pearls of wisdom. It’s almost like they could do no wrong—like they could fart on stage and three people would give their lives to Christ! Why can’t we preach like that? [...]

Teen Says She’s Pregnant With Baby Jesus

By | November 10th, 2016|

A 19-year-old girl made headlines recently by declaring that she was pregnant. But this was no normal pregnancy. Haley proclaimed, “I am pregnant, and it is Jesus.” Haley truly believed she was 9 months pregnant with baby Jesus. “I know my pregnancy is real. I’ve gained at least 22 pounds,” Haley said. “I was sleeping [...]