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5 Ways to Get That Sermon Started

You stare at the screen… and nothing. You think and pray… and nothing. The clock is ticking… and nothing. Pastors, let’s talk about the real world of sermon prep. How do you get your sermon started? Been there? Done that?…

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Doug Clay on Preaching Sermons Online

Here, we will be discussing the practice of preaching sermons online. Video Transcript Here: Dick Hardy 0:00 It’s great to be with you on this Leaders.Church video. I’m privileged today to hang out with my buddy, Doug Clay from the…

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Emotionally Healthy Preaching

We all understand that emotionally healthy preaching is important. No one wants to hear a dispassionate preacher, it’s just too boring. But we also don’t want to listen to overly emotional pleas or phony passion. Is there a healthy balance?…

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Confidence in Your Calling

In this blog, we are discussing the idea of confidence in ministry. Your calling is important, and God wants you to be confident in it! Video Transcript Below: Dick Hardy 0:00 Chris Colvin, what is one thing you want every…

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Sermon Illustrations: Finding the “Just Right One”

Sermon illustrations do not simply come naturally, they take practice. We are here to help. Video Transcript Below Dick Hardy 0:00 Hey friend, it’s great to be with you on this video where we are talking to my good friend…

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It Takes a Team to Create Sermons

If there is anything a pastor thinks they need to do by themselves, it is writing their sermon. Bible College and Seminary taught them exactly how to do that. Right? However, now we find ourselves in this digital age and…

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How to Preach Online and In-Person

Here is how to preach online and in-person. Video Transcript Below: Dick Hardy 0:00 Hey friend, it’s great to be with you here on this Leaders.Church video and I am privileged today to be with my good buddy Chris Colvin…

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Why Should You Ask for Help with Preaching?

In today’s culture, the do-it-yourself mentality reigns supreme. We love hearing stories of self-made successes and lone wolves who overcome all odds. But the truth is, we all need help now and then. As a pastor, you know this to…

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How Pastor Randy Nearly Quit Ministry [Leaders.Church Case Study]

[Case Study] How Pastor Randy Nearly Quit the Ministry

Like most people in ministry, Pastor Randy had a huge heart for the Kingdom. In fact, he was so passionate about ministry, that at age 50, he decided to plant a church 1,200 miles from his current home. That was…

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The Leadership Streaming Service to Help You Grow the Church

Level-up your leadership. Grow your ministry skills. Reach more people than you ever dreamed possible. Here is the leadership streaming service. Read Video Transcript: Hey, Dick Hardy here, Co-Founder of Leaders.Church. I have a very special announcement today about some…

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