Leading God’s People

Leading God’s People

Leading God’s People Leadership is a crying need within every organization, and the church is no exception. When I first heard about the Broad Street Church of Christ, I was impressed that a church this size could find nine men who were both qualified and willing to serve as the overseers — elders for the […]

Finding Things

Finding Things

Anyone else feel like they spend half their lives looking for things? According to Nielsen Media Research, the average American spends 90 minutes a day frantically looking for lost and misplaced items. So you are not alone! This is the way it is around my house. The most common phrase always begins with, “Where is […]

The Wooden Bowl

The Wooden Bowl

The Wooden Bowl A frail old man went to live with his son, daughter-in-law and four-year-old grandson. The old man’s hand trembled, his eyesight was blurred, and his step faltered. The family ate together at the table. But the elderly grandfather’s shaky  hands and failing eyesight made eating difficult. Peas rolled off his spoon onto […]

Spiritual Snipe Hunting

Spiritual Snipe Hunting

In the realm of practical jokes, “snipe hunting” is a famous prank. During the dark of night, the unsuspecting victim is invited to join the hunt by holding a gunny sack open and waiting for the rest of the hunting party to “herd the snipe” toward him. The prank, of course, is that the victim […]

Good sermon illustrations for preaching

Every preacher can use a few extra sermon illustrations for their sermons. Here are a few illustrations you may be able to make use of in your preaching. 10 Reasons Not To Take A Bath Right in the Middle of Forgiveness When the Church Works Together Just Suppose The Day The Sun Didn’t Rise Vegetarians […]

January 2014 issue of Sermon Tree uploaded!

January 2014 issue of Sermon Tree uploaded!

If you are a subscriber, you can now visit the site and download the newest edition of Sermon Tree! This month we have a featured sermon on The Glorious Church, nine printable sermon starters, and four devotional articles, along with the usual humor, poetry, sermon seeds, and Food for Thought news clippings. Thank you for […]

Sermon Tree Nov./Dec. issue now available!

Sermon Tree Nov./Dec. issue now available!

Subscribers can now download the November/December issue of Sermon Tree on the Current Issue page. We extend our sincerest apologies for the delay. Following some medical issues last month, and the ice storm this month, we were hindered from getting the issue out on time. However, we have added two months to every subscriber’s subscription […]

Need sermon ideas? Download free sample of Sermon Tree!

Need sermon ideas? Download free sample of Sermon Tree!

Sermon Tree digital preaching resource journal offers sermon outlines, illustrations, devotional talks, practical articles, humor, poetry and more! Download a FREE SAMPLE COPY today, and then subscribe for a content-packed issue every month! (more…)