2020's Most-Read Bible Verse: "Do Not Fear" | YouVersion Bible App | Lessons for Pastors

lessons for pastors Dec 07, 2020

The YouVersion Bible App and BibleGateway have released their data showing 2020's most searched-for Bible terms and most-read verses. Unsurprisingly, "Do Not Fear" was the most-read verse with "Fear" being the most searched-term. I think there's a lot we can learn from this as we plan our sermon content for 2021. In this video, we'll explore the implications for us as church leaders.

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Johnny Armstrong on Engaging Skeptics, Spirituality vs. Atheism, & 3 Keys for Defending Faith

church leadership Dec 03, 2020

Johnny Armstrong, author of A Thought-Out Faith: Christianity as the Best Explanation, joins me for episode five of the Preaching Donkey Podcast.

Armstrong shares how to engage skeptics in a relational way, discusses the differences between spirituality and atheism, and gives three key arguments for defending faith.

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Today is the day! Preaching Jumpstart is OPEN!

sermon prep Nov 27, 2020

Today is the day! Preaching Jumpstart is OPEN!  Use JUMPSTART30 FOR $30 OFF!

Can't wait to see you on the inside! https://preachingdonkey.com/jumpstart 

 

 

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Preaching Jumpstart is OPEN! (limited enrollment)

sermon prep Nov 27, 2020
TODAY IS THE DAY!
 
 
I'm opening the doors to Preaching Jumpstart - a complete, simplified process for writing and delivering life-changing sermons!
 
And to celebrate the launch of the course, I'm taking $30 off!
 
Get it for $30 OFF during this launch only using promo code: JUMPSTART30
 
 
Preaching Jumpstart will help you:

-Determine your preaching calling, desires, giftedness and style so that you know how God has uniquely wired you for ministry.

-Develop a plan for gaining vital experience as a new preacher.

-Purposefully and efficiently study the Bible for sermon prep.

-Determine a compelling topic, title and hook for each message.

-Develop sermon outlines that take your listeners on an irresistible journey.

-Understand the secret to powerful sermon delivery: intentional rehearsal.

-Deliver life-changing messages that are powerful, clear and compelling.

-Develop your communication...
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Happy Thanksgiving & BIG Announcement!!! | Preaching Donkey Podcast Ep. 4

sermon prep Nov 26, 2020

Happy Thanksgiving to my US listeners (and anyone else who's thankful today!) Also, I have a BIG announcement today that you are going to want to hear!

Starting Friday Preaching Jumpstart will be OPEN: https://www.preachingdonkey.com/jumpstart Use Promo code: JUMPSTART30 for $30 off this week only.

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Shawn Lovejoy on Three Reasons Churches Stop Growing

church leadership Nov 19, 2020

Shawn Lovejoy, author of Be Mean About the Vision and Measuring Success, joins us for episode three of the Preaching Donkey Podcast to discuss the three reasons why churches stop growing.

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Brian Mills on Always Preaching the Gospel, Redeeming Announcements and Time Management

church leadership Nov 12, 2020

Brian Mills joins us for episode two of the Preaching Donkey Podcast! In this episode, Brian discusses the importance of the gospel in preaching, how to use announcements as more than "announcing" things, and how to set a healthy pace of work and priorities for your team.

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Brandon Kelley on Finding Your Voice, Preparing a Text & Leading in Challenging Times

sermon prep Nov 05, 2020

Brandon Kelley, author of Preaching Sticky Sermons and founder of Rookie Preacher, joins us for episode one of the Preaching Donkey Podcast to talk about finding your voice as a preacher, preparing a text in order to preach it compellingly and the unique struggles of leading during these challenging times.

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The Preaching Donkey Podcast Launches TODAY!

church leadership Nov 05, 2020

I can't wait for you to listen to the Preaching Donkey Podcast!

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A Word of Appreciation & Encouragement to Pastors

church leadership Oct 16, 2020

The work you do as a pastor can be incredibly taxing, I want to share a word of appreciation and encouragement with you.

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