True Story of a Failed Affair

True Story of A Failed Affair

Marriage is hard and affairs come easy. Today, an affair is just a mouse click away. But the reality of an affair is always worse than temptation’s promise. True story: He called himself “Prince of Joy.” In an Internet chat room, he met a young lady whose screen name was “Sweetie.” Over the next few […]

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3 Speed Preaching - Master Preaching Pace

3 Speed Preaching: Master Your Speaking Pace

You step on stage. The lights come up. Everyone is looking at you. Adrenaline starts pumping as your fight or flight response kicks in. You are nervous. You are about to preach a sermon. The problem: the nerves and adrenaline that are common in public speaking naturally cause pastors to preach too fast. You are […]

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Mr and Mrs Hand Leave Church

Mr and Mrs Hand Leave The Church

The church is not just about you and your preferences. The church is a body. It should be diverse–filled with people from different backgrounds with different personalities and gifts. When all members of the body work together, God is glorified. The enemy will do anything he can to disrupt this unity. How many of us […]

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attitude sermon illustration

Greatest Pitcher In The World

Your attitude changes how you see the world. When you look at something, do you first see the positive or the negative? Are you a glass-half-full or a glass-half-empty kind of person? Maybe you need to change your perspective. A boy, playing baseball alone, was heard to say, “I’m the greatest hitter in the world.” He […]

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productivity tips for pastors

15 Productivity Tips for Pastors

The work of ministry is never done. There is always more you could do. More people you could meet with. More sermons to write. More emails to answer. More outreach opportunities. More. More. More. Productivity matters for pastors. You will never be able to do everything, but the Bible encourages us to be wise and […]

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