The Author

Tony Merida is pastor for preaching and vision of Imago Dei Church in Raleigh, North Carolina. He’s also the content director for Acts 29, producing blogs, podcasts, and other resources on church planting. Tony has an extensive itinerant ministry and has written several books, including The Christ-Centered Expositor, Ordinary, Orphanology, and eight volumes in the Christ-Centered Exposition commentary series, of which he also serves as a general editor, along with Danny Akin and David Platt. He is happily married to Kimberly, and they have five adopted children. You can follow him on Twitter.

Preaching That Moves People

Tony Merida talks with Yancey Arrington on how do we preach sermons that truly move people?

How to Train and Mobilize Women in Your Church

Sadly, confusion over what roles women can and can’t

What Seminary Didn’t Teach Tony Merida

In this new video, Tony Merida—pastor of Imago Dei

Cross-Cultural Church Planting Is Costly

In this podcast, Tony Merida and Jay Bauman discuss

Your Church May Not Be as Gospel-Centered as You Think

A gospel-affirming church or gospel-proclaiming church is not necessarily