Tagged: preaching

Preachers Over 75 Still Preaching Regularly

Preachers Over 75 Still Preaching Regularly

There are some preachers don’t retire, even though it’s certainly well within one’s rights and privileges to do so. ICYMI, the full retirement age is now 67 here in the United States. The good thing about a timely retirement and a church...

video of Malcolm Gladwell speaking at Saddleback Church

video of Malcolm Gladwell speaking at Saddleback Church

Closing out the sermon series 50 Days of Transformation is Pastor Rick Warren and the popular author Malcolm Gladwell, speaking from his latest title, David & Goliath. Watch the Facing Giants In Life & Work video at http://saddleback.com/watch/media/11278 and every hour this...

Leading voices among Asian American preachers

Leading voices among Asian American preachers

Many people find lists and selecting the best of the best because there’s too much information out there (and I say that to opt-out from that category for myself.) So, in response to a tweet, here’s a list of Asian American pastors...

Learning how to preach better and present too

Learning how to preach better and present too

I’ve heard it said that you learn to teach by teaching. You learn to preach by preaching. “Practice makes perfect.” I’d say that practice does help. And some other resources can help too, like a personal coach and looking at a broader...

What about Asian American Preaching

What about Asian American Preaching

Professor Daniel Wong at Tyndale Seminary recently presented at a workshop on “The Art of Preaching in Asian American Settings” and I talked with him about his insights about the distinctives of Asian American preaching. Watch the video: On his web page...

Why is it so hard to find a church

Why is it so hard to find a church

Recently I’ve been asked, time and again, “I’m having a hard time finding a church.” I find the question surprising. Look at this map below of Irvine, California, where every red dot represents a church. (granted, not every Google search of the...

one night in Chicago

one night in Chicago

Here in Chicago to drop in on the Evangelical Covenant denomination’s Midwinter Conference at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare. Came in last night instead of the afternoon b/c my flight was delayed for 3 hours due to inclement weather at O’Hare, and will...