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    How to Effectively Plan a Year of Preaching – by Mike Edmisten

    How to Effectively Plan a Year of Preaching - by Mike Edmisten

    Planning. Organization. Administration. Calendars. For many pastors, these words are like giant mosquitoes, sucking the lifeblood right out of them. After all, we didn’t go into ministry to be planners and administrators. We chose this profession because we love people and we want them to meet Jesus. We want them to experience Jesus in every […]

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    What to Consider When Planning a Year of Preaching

    What to Consider When Planning a Year of Preaching

    It’s about that time of year when the sermon planning team at The Crossing lock ourselves in a room and set out, by God’s guidance, to plan out next year’s preaching calendar. From talking to many other pastors who also do this, it’s about that time for them to do this as well.  If you’ve never done […]

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    7 New Year’s Resolutions Every Pastor Should Consider

    7 New Year's Resolutions Every Pastor Should Consider

    The new year is upon us and with its arrival comes an opportunity to review the past year and consider some changes. I believe one of the most powerful changes anyone can make is habit changes and this list will reflect that. But before we get to the changes we should consider, I want to […]

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    Dave Stone’s 8 Principles to Great Preaching

    Dave Stone's 8 Principles to Great Preaching

    At the 2017 North American Christian Convention, I got to attend a preaching workshop led by Dave Stone, Senior Pastor at Southeast Christian Church in Louisville, Kentucky. Dave is a great preacher of God’s word. He’s funny, a really good story teller, and very relatable. In the workshop, he laid out the following 8 principles to […]

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    3 Lessons From A Well-Loved 80-Year-Old Preacher

    3 Lessons From A Well-Loved 80 Year Old Preacher

    As a preacher, I am a bit unusual because I like to go to church on vacation!!! Last month, I took a week off – a staycation – and on Sunday morning decided to go to one of our Sister churches just down the road from me. When I walked in the door the first […]

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    Do This And Improve Your Preaching This Sunday

    Do This And Improve Your Preaching This Sunday

    It’s tough when you’re trying to play “catch up” with what everyone else already knows. I didn’t take biology in Grade 10 but because I needed 2 sciences to graduate I had to take it in Grade 11. Early in the course, my teacher told me I would fail. (Not sure if this was a […]