“Jesus Died for Sinners”: Do Your People Know What This Actually Means?By Conrad Mbewe | 9Marks Journal: The Heart of the Gospel: Penal Substitutionary Atonement | 08.20.2019
Some professing Christians don’t know what it means when we say “Jesus died for you.” Pulpits are to blame for this serious confusion.
On the Inexhaustible Riches of Preaching Christ and Him CrucifiedBy Jeremy Walker | 9Marks Journal: The Heart of the Gospel: Penal Substitutionary Atonement | 08.20.2019
Christ in his death and resurrection is the beating heart of the gospel. So preach penal substitutionary atonement in all its range and richness.
3 Reasons to Preach through the Gospel of MarkBy Justin Harris | 08.16.2019
Preaching the Gospel of Mark as early as possible into my ministry may be the best advice I have ever received as a pastor.
4 Reasons You Should Preach through the Gospel of MatthewBy Raymond Johnson | 08.05.2019
Matthew’s Gospel reveals the wisdom of the gospel message and the new way of life that results as disciples discover truth through encounters with Jesus.
5 Reasons to Preach through MalachiBy Conrad Mbewe | 07.19.2019
Malachi was the last voice of God to the people of Israel before the heavens went silent for about 400 years. Such a voice must be significant, even if only for that reason.
Preach a Sermon, Not a Self-Help TalkBy Erik Raymond | 06.26.2019
If we leave off the gospel in our sermons and only preach moral imperatives, then we reduce our message to moralism.
A Few Creeds Plus the Bible: How to Shepherd a Church toward the Use of ConfessionsBy Raymond Johnson | 06.24.2019
Evangelicals prioritize preaching. However, an emphasis on the expositional teaching of the Bible will naturally and organically result in a defined confessionalism
Four Reasons You Should Preach through ZechariahBy Greg Gilbert | 06.20.2019
Zechariah is the longest of the twelve Minor Prophets, and in my opinion it’s also the richest, most elegant, and most Christological, too.
4 Reasons You Should Preach Through HaggaiBy Michael Prodigalidad | 05.24.2019
Haggai is a hidden gem that brings great encouragement for those prepared to dig for it.
Book Review: Preaching as Reminding, by Jeffrey D. ArthursReview by Juan Sanchez | 05.23.2019
As preachers, we are not only the Lord’s heralds, we are also the Lord’s remembrancers, reminding God’s people of their obligations to the covenant with our king while also calling God’s people back to covenant faithfulness whenever they may wander.
4 Reasons You Should Preach Through ZephaniahBy Kyle Schwahn | 05.17.2019
You should preach Zephaniah for many reasons. But the greatest is that it will compel you at every turn to preach Christ—crucified, risen, and returning.
4 Reasons You Should Preach through HabakkukBy Jason Seville | 05.03.2019
You should preach through Habakkuk because of Epicurus, Luther, Leibniz, and Jesus.
Preaching from Head to HeartBy J. Beeke, P. Smalley | 04.29.2019
The preaching of God’s Word aims at the transformation of the whole person, and so engages the whole person of both preacher and listener.
7 Reasons You Should Preach through NahumBy Mark O’Donoghue | 04.19.2019
Although it weighs in at only three chapters and punches well above its weight, Nahum ranks as one of the least preached books of the Bible. Here are seven reasons why that should change.
Preachers, Don’t Just Explain What the Text Means—Tell Us How You Got ThereBy Lucas O'Neill | 04.15.2019
We need to explain and apply the text, but we should also demonstrate how we came to our conclusions from the text.