Links of the Week (8/29/15)

Each Saturday we point you to the best content we have encountered over the week on the internet.

Links of the WeekLinks of the Week

9 Reasons We Must Connect Our Churches With Cities by Thom Rainer

This is an important post about how even the little country church needs to be connected with the cities, as well as the big church in the middle of the city.

9 Strategic Principles for Reviving Your Church by Ronnie Floyd

Do you need some principles on revitalization and leading through that. Then check this out.

5 Character Tests Every Great Leader Passes by Carey Nieuwhof

Aspire to pass these tests as a leader. No, really, you need to.

You Don’t Have to Sacrifice the Bible For Your Sermons to be Creative by Justin Trapp

Good advice and principles here on sermon creativity while not sacrificing Biblical exposition.

7 Reasons People Love Hearing Andy Stanley Sermons by Brian Dodd

We’re kind of Andy Stanley fan boys here at RookiePreacher so check this out.


Rookie Preacher Articles

5 Things That Hold Leaders Back

RRP 007: Hot to Go From Passage to Topic and Topic to Passage

Get Rid of Filler Words (in Your Preaching and Public Speaking)

John Piper Interviews David Platt

Written by Brandon Kelley

Brandon Kelley is the co-founder of Rookie Preacher and the author of Preaching Sticky Sermons and Crucified to Life. He serves as the Spiritual Development Pastor at a fast growing church in Batavia, Ohio, called The Crossing. Among the many things he does at The Crossing, serving on the teaching team is one of them. He also writes at BrandonKelley.org. You can follow him @BrandonKelley_. Watch his sermons here.