4 Reasons You Should Preach through EphesiansBy Clint Darst | 01.10.2020
In the book of Ephesians, the Apostle Paul shows how the grace of God in Christ empowers the church to basic Christian living in a broken world.
Why Expositional Preaching?By Eric Bancroft | 01.08.2020
If you believe God’s Word is inspired, inerrant, authoritative, sufficient, and clear, then the best way to put those beliefs on display is through expositional preaching.
3 Reasons You Should Preach through GalatiansBy Clint Humfrey | 12.06.2019
Many churches build up structures around the gospel that end up undermining the foundations of the gospel itself. If your church needs a major doctrinal cleanup, or if you’re concerned about a cracking foundation, Galatians can be the cautionary tale which your church needs to hear.
3 Reasons You Should Preach Through 2 CorinthiansBy Travis Cardwell | 11.25.2019
Our culture tells us to play to our strengths. But below the surface, the stubborn reality of our weakness remains. What will we do with it?
The Great Commission Is Guaranteed, So Let’s Get to WorkBy Dayton Hartman | 11.01.2019
Every church that takes seriously the Great Commission must take seriously the need to plant more churches that will make disciples who plant more churches . . . and this is the pattern until Christ returns.
10 Reasons Why You Should Preach through RomansBy Bob Johnson | 10.25.2019
John Piper waited until the end of his pastoral ministry before he preached through Romans. I didn’t have that much wisdom, so I dove in.
Content Isn’t Everything — Or, Some Help for the Boring Bible TeacherBy Jamie Dunlop | 10.21.2019
Here are three reasons why content isn’t everything—and four strategies to avoid boring teaching
6 Reasons You Should Preach through ActsBy Jeramie Rinne | 10.07.2019
The book of Acts is the narrative of how God’s end-times promises have begun to be fulfilled by the risen Lord Jesus through the Spirit-empowered apostolic preaching of the gospel to all people and the establishing of local churches.
Two Kinds of Sermons that Seem Expositional But Really Aren’tBy M. T. Martens, T. D. Martens | 09.27.2019
Too many sermons focus on the biblical text, but fail to exposit the main point of the scriptural passage under consideration.
4 Reasons to Preach through the Gospel of JohnBy Caleb Brasher | 09.20.2019
Preach through this Gospel and bring your people to the feet of the Messiah to understand his identity, his power, his mission, and their own mission.
4 Reasons You Should Preach through the Gospel of LukeBy Phill Howell | 09.06.2019
Even though Luke is the longest book in the New Testament, I want to encourage pastors to preach through the whole book.
How Charles Finney (and other Overly Emotional Preachers) Made It Difficult to Preach the GospelBy Johnny Lithell | 9Marks Journal: The Heart of the Gospel: Penal Substitutionary Atonement | 08.20.2019
How can a church in a secular setting work toward a culture where discussing God’s wrath and substitutionary atonement isn’t frowned upon but celebrated?
Does Penal Substitutionary Atonement Rupture the Trinity?By Kevin DeYoung | 9Marks Journal: The Heart of the Gospel: Penal Substitutionary Atonement | 08.20.2019
How do we preach the cross without communicating some kind of rupture in the Trinity?
“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.