Videos For Pastors

Videos For Pastors

what is sin

Here’s What You Need to Know About Sin According to the Bible

What is sin? Sin is a failure to love God and others and failing to treat people with the honor they deserve.
American church

Francis Chan: ‘what kind of church would people like?’ Is the Wrong Question

Francis Chan says Chapter 1 of Revelation is a severe warning for the American church. He calls it a "repent, or else" warning.
why does God allow suffering

Is Sin the Reason You Are Suffering?

Mark Driscoll understands why people ask, "Why does God allow suffering?" But he called always attaching sin with suffering, “frustrating….You take someone who is burdened and you give them an additional burden.”
Sermon Preparation

How Does John Piper Do Sermon Preparation? (Surprise! He Starts on Fridays)

His way may not be your way, but there's plenty to learn about sermon preparation from this experienced leader.
Down Syndrome adoption

From Abandoned Baby to Ambassador of Love

Edison Mateo Van Eerden was born in Ecuador, where he was abandoned, and discarded with the trash. He was born with Down Syndrome. His moving story demonstrates the blessings that come from Down Syndrome adoption.
Jimmy Carter religion

The Evangelical Faith of Jimmy Carter

 Former President Jimmy Carter identifies as an evangelical Christian, a fact he’s proud of. Growing up in a Baptist church in Plains, Georgia, Jimmy...
David Platt racism in church

David Platt Asks: Why Is T4G ‘So White’?

David Platt read from Amos 5:18-27 to begin his message at this year's Together for the Gospel conference. The problem God addresses in this...

Should You Go to Seminary? Here Are the Pro’s and Con’s

A seminary graduate looks at the benefits and dangers of a seminary education in this discussion with Matt Chandler.

How to Overcome Bitterness: For Your Own Health and Peace

John Piper gives three ways to overcome bitterness that you can't shake.

Tim Keller: This Needs to Inform Your View of Social Justice

Justice is the sign that you have been justified by faith.
Matt Chandler

How Matt Chandler Organizes His Day as a Pastor

Matt Chandler organizes his day to ensure he spends time with God because failing to do so “is a foolish punt of our rights as children of God."
how to apologize

How to Make a Faux Apology

We all make mistakes and need to ask forgiveness of those we offend. It’s part of life. Unfortunately, not many of us know how to apologize.
lee strobel

Lee Strobel Video: This Is Why We Can Believe in the Resurrection

Lee Strobel spent two years analyzing the historical data surrounding Jesus’s death and resurrection and found history points to the resurrection being an actual historical event.
Experience God

Dallas Willard on How to Experience God

In order to experience God you need to read the Bible, pray, and meditate, to name just a few avenues.  Or some might argue, we experience God by way of spiritual disciplines.

Strength in Deuteronomy Means Much More than You Thought

In the Shema in Deuteronomy 6:4-5, the word translated as "strength" in Hebrew is “me’od” and it’s found 300 times in Scripture.  But here is the fascinating part---the word does not actually mean “strength.”
Russell Moore Exclusive

Russell Moore Exclusive: How to Pastor After the Shootings

In a Russell Moore exclusive interview for ChurchLeaders, the president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission advises church leaders not to give in to the temptation of easily explaining away evil or where God was as a gunman killed innocent teenagers in Parkland, Florida.
Judah Smith's preaching

Judah Smith: 3 Questions to Ask If Want to Be a Preacher

Judah Smith's preaching is described as unique. He shares the questions all potential preachers should ask before getting in the pulpit.
Scott Todd

Scott Todd: The Church Can End Worldwide Poverty In a Decade

Scott Todd, a former executive with Compassion International, believes the church can end worldwide poverty if it gets over its low expectations.

John Piper: Lust Dishonors the Object and Disregards God

Important ways we can lead our people in their fight against lust.
Nick Vujicicvideo

Nick Vujicic: Demons Convinced Me There Is a God

Nick Vujicic says he is not an atheist because he has seen demons.

Latest News

SBC Splits With D.C. Convention Over Lesbian Pastors

Calvary Baptist Church in Washington, D.C., voted in favor of installing lesbian pastors Maria Swearingen and Sally Sarratt as co-pastors in January 2017, which sparked the controversy.

New Podcasts

Pete Scazzero: Don’t Ignore Your Emotional Health

“Once I opened up my inner life to Jesus….and acknowledged the mess I was in, it was like a liberation.” - Pete Scazzero