#047 Protecting Your Voice For Preaching [PODCAST]

Welcome to episode #47 of The On Preaching Podcast, the podcast dedicated to helping you preach faithfully, clearly, and better. I believe effective preaching involves faithfulness to the text, clarity of the message, and passion in the delivery. In this episode of the podcast, we’ll talk about protecting your voice for preaching. Main Content Here are 8 […]

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Celebrating 142 Years of God’s Faithfulness

Not to us, O Lord, not to us, but to your name give glory, for the sake of your steadfast love and your faithfulness! – Psalm 115:1   Yesterday, the Shiloh Metropolitan Baptist Church celebrated 142 years of God’s faithfulness! Many congregations do not make a big deal about church anniversaries, others ignore them outright. […]

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Saturday Shout-Outs: 142 Years, SBC Pastors’ Conference, & Ministry Links

This weekend, the Shiloh Metropolitan Baptist Church celebrates 142 years of God’s faithfulness. Praise the Lord for all that He has done, is doing, and will do through and for the Shiloh Church! I love my church! Today was our church picnic. Sunday, we will celebrate together in corporate worship. I am beyond excited that […]

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My Nomination for SBC Pastors’ Conference President

This past week, I prayerfully agreed to be nominated for president of the Southern Baptist Convention Pastors’ Conference, which will take place in Dallas in 2018. The Pastors’ Conference is held every year in conjunction with the annual meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention. It has been my joy to preach the pastors’ conference on […]

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#046: Advice for Using Quotations in Your Sermons [PODCAST]

Welcome to episode #46 of The On Preaching Podcast, the podcast dedicated to helping you preach faithfully, clearly, and better. I believe effective preaching involves faithfulness to the text, clarity of the message, and passion in the delivery. In this episode of the podcast, we’ll talk about advice for using quotations in your sermons. Main Content […]

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DEVOTIONAL: Confidence in God When You Don’t Understand

But he knows the way that I take; when he has tried me, I shall come out as gold. – Job 23:10 Trust God’s heart when you cannot trace God’s hand. Have you ever heard this statement before? Have you ever said it before? What does it mean in terms of real-world faith? Job can […]

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Saturday Shout-Outs: Worship God, Weekly Tasks, & Ministry Links

It was a joy to speak at the WorshipGod Northeast Conference this week in Philadelphia, PA. Thanks to my friend Bob Kaulflin for the invitation and opportunity! Read my latest article: God Does Not Answer Selfie Prayers!  Check out the latest episode of The On Preaching Podcast. In this episode, we’ll discus “Tips for Clear […]

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#045: Tips for Clear Communication in Preaching [PODCAST]

Welcome to episode #45 of The On Preaching Podcast, the podcast dedicated to helping you preach faithfully, clearly, and better. I believe effective preaching involves faithfulness to the text, clarity of the message, and passion in the delivery. In this episode of the podcast, we’ll talk about tips for clear communication as you preach the word […]

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God Does Not Answer “Selfie” Prayers!

I was looking for a cord for a device I had not used in a while. And I knew exactly where to look. My wife keeps a box where she dumps gadget stuff that me and the kids inevitably lose. I rummaged through the box, never finding what I was looking for. But I did […]

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Saturday Shout-Outs: Hailey B-Day, Community Service Day, & Ministry Links

My baby girl – Hailey Breanne – turned 9 this week (3/24). She is growing up fast. But she will always be my little girl! Happy Birthday Hailey Bug! Today is Shiloh Community Service Day! Grateful for the army of Shiloh Church volunteers who are letting their light shine in our city today! It was […]

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