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Without This, You Can’t Preach a Great Sermon

Pastor without love
Without love, a pastor's sermon won't be received well. (Lightstock)

You may be the best orator in the world, but without this one ingredient, your sermons will be mediocre at best.


For Powerful Preaching, Listen to the Spirit

George O. Wood
George O. Wood

Here's why preaching that comes with the Holy Spirit's direction and anointing results in changed lives.


4 Creative Ways to Craft a Sermon

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Can you think of any creative ways to develop a sermon? (Lightstock)

If you sometimes have difficulties coming up with a good Sunday sermon, here are some suggestions to glean from.


Do You Gravitate Toward Standard or Exotic Texts for Sermons?

Preacher sermons
Does preaching on the 'easy' subjects sometimes seem the most tedious? (Lightstock)

Do you find yourself at times staying away from conducting sermons on the 'oldies but goodies' such as John 3:16 or the Golden Rule? Why?


Preach On! Survey Reveals How Long Sunday Sermons Should Be

How long do you believe pastors' sermons should run?
How long do you believe pastors' sermons should run? (Lightstock)

LifeWay Christian Resources President Thom Rainer recently conducted a poll on how long churchgoers want to sit still and listen to pastor preach. The results may surprise you.


Why Are You Really Preaching on Sundays?

Rick Warren
Rick Warren (Facebook)

Before you preach next Sunday, Rick Warren wants you to ask yourself one question that could change everything.


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