The glorious message of the cross is that there is no person so broken, bound, or bankrupt that God cannot restore to freedom and empower to love.
“In every action, we take we are doing one of two things: we are either…contributing to the broken condition of the world or participating with God in transforming the world to reflect His righteousness. We are either advancing the rule of Satan or establishing the reign of God” (from How Now Shall We […]
“I will build my church and the gates of Hades will not overcome it.” (Matt. 16:18)
This is one of my favorite scriptures. God, the all-powerful, all-knowing, everlasting Creator of everything will build (build up, edify, strengthen, encourage, to build together) His church and the gates of Hades will NOT overcome […]
“So then, my dear ones, just as you have always obeyed [my instructions with enthusiasm], not only in my presence, but now much more in my absence, continue to work out your salvation [that is, cultivate it, bring it to full effect, actively pursue spiritual maturity] […]
It has been said, “Very large doors of opportunity swing on very small hinges.” What are the small adjustments we need to make that will allow us to walk through the doorways and embrace all that God deserves and opens up for us? The question is important because it is often the small […]
For many years, the subject of revival has been on my heart. We are living in a time when the desire for revival is once again awakening in the hearts of believers. We hear many people speaking about an eminent revival, or stirrings that have already begun.
Charles Finny writes, “Men […]
We have often heard the saying, “Large doors swing open on small hinges.” As we step into the new year, what are the small adjustments we need to make that will allow us to walk through the doorways and embrace all that God has purposed to open for us? The question is important […]
As I have had the privilege of ministering in churches in different countries, I can say with confidence that God is doing a great deal in the life of His Church. There seems to be such an increase in expectation and hunger, and a desperate desire for more. These are foundational works of […]
Col. 1:9-12: For this reason, since the day we heard about you, we have not stopped praying for you. We continually ask God to fill you with the knowledge of his will through all the wisdom and understanding that the Spirit gives, so that you may live a life worthy of the Lord and […]