7 Reasons Jesus Might Be Fired From Your Church

By | February 15th, 2017|

Some pastors get fired for a good reason. They had a moral failing and no longer lived up to the requirements of 1 Tim 3:1-7. But I've known a lot of faithful men and women working in churches who were let go for lesser reasons. They... Didn't grow the ministry fast enough. Didn't fit a specific [...]

The 5 Styles of Preachers—Which Are You?

By | February 7th, 2017|

If you wanted to write the great American novel, you’d probably read a lot of Hemmingway or Twain. If you wanted to be a great painter, you’d study the masterpieces of Rembrandt or Picasso. And if you want to be a great preacher, it’s no different: you’ll study the masters. As I continue to grow [...]

4 Strong Reasons to Preach to Skeptics in Every Sermon

By | January 31st, 2017|

Do you remember what it was like to go to church for the first time? A lot of pastors have been in church for so long that we can’t remember. Maybe you grew up going to church with your family like I did. If so, you can’t remember because you were too young. If you [...]

4 Steps For Sermons That Stick Past Sunday

By | January 24th, 2017|

The following is a guest post by Brandon Kelley. Brandon Kelley is the co-founder of RookiePreacher.com, co-author of Preaching Sticky Sermons, and one of the pastors at The Crossing. Connect with him on Twitter @BrandonKelley_. You knocked it out of the park, pastor! You’ve heard it. I’ve heard it. But I wonder how many of our sermons have stuck [...]

12 Preaching Tips From Charles Spurgeon

By | January 10th, 2017|

Charles Spurgeon is arguably one of the greatest preachers in the history of Christianity. He preached over 600 sermons before the age of 20. The collection of his recorded sermons fills 63 volumes and over 20 million words, making it the largest collection of books by a single Christian author. He once spoke to an audience of [...]

ProPreacher’s Top Posts of 2016

By | December 28th, 2016|

Wow, 2016 is almost over. Can you believe it? I want to thank each and every one of you for making 2016 such an amazing year at ProPreacher. This site would not be possible without the support of readers like you. When I started ProPreacher back in 2012, I had no idea that anyone would [...]