As you grow in your appreciation for the beauty of the Scriptures, may your preaching reflect the glory of God, to the praise of his great name among his people.
The Christ who died and lives forever and ever tells Christians to Fear Not.
What you and I need now more than ever is not fairness but forgiveness.
The next time you get frustrated with those biblical authors for making their stories so hard to understand, remember: God did it for a reason.
In ministry, God lets us grow hungry so we realize how desperately we need him.
Expository preaching takes the whole burden off the preacher and places it where it belongs: on the Word of God. It is the Word’s job to feed the sheep. As the preacher, I just set the table.
The people of your city are not prospective church attendees, they are sheep without a shepherd.
I would argue that the number of people who come to Christ and join your church should be of great concern. I believe you should care how many people are on your membership list — down to the very last one.
5 steps to using Greek and Hebrew in your sermons (without boring your church)
There are no unimportant words in Scripture. So let us delight in them and preach them all.
I wanted to help our older generation pass down these precious gems to the next generation. I also wanted the next generation to be able to take ownership of these hymns.
Every church revitalizer must remember that new life comes about not by pushing all the right buttons, but by the grace of God.