A New Coaching Program to Assist Ministers in Preaching

The Center for Healthy Churches announces a new program, beginning May 1, that matches ministers who preach with preaching coaches – experienced preachers and teachers of preaching.  Each of these preaching coaches has special training in this field. CHC coaches...
Preaching from the Purple Pulpit

Preaching from the Purple Pulpit

Except in very rare cases, there is always a bit of tension between a pastor and his/her congregation when it comes to preaching, especially prophetic preaching. We all know a few congregations where a liberal pastor and liberal congregation seem to be perfectly...

How to ruin a sermon

Healthy churches are marked by engaging worship. Engaging worship is nearly always marked by excellent preaching.  Good preaching comes in a myriad of forms in a multitude of settings. Don’t let anyone fool you: there is no one way to preach a sermon, as the diversity...