Great leaders are great communicators. Communication certainly includes making a great speech, or for pastors, delivering a compelling sermon.
You may never be as good as your strong preaching idol, but that’s not your calling or goal. Your goal is to be the best version of yourself.
When the temperatures cool down and the kids head back to school, life resumes a sense of routine and normalcy. Early Fall tends to be an optimum time for shepherds to speak to the flock about the journey ahead over the next twelve months or so. That means preaching a church vision series. From a…
Preaching is the art of provoking hearts and minds toward Jesus and his kingdom. I believe it’s an art because I’m convinced it’s similar to painting or composing music. You can take a class on painting and learn the basic mechanics of brush strokes, but that’s way different than being Monet. Good preaching takes a…
Preaching for years means raising the water level high enough for others to be able to drink the living water. We cannot create more water, but we must find a way serve it to others.
How to preach a sermon and help increase attention? I’ve listed 5 neuroscience insights to keep in mind as you prepare your sermons.