On the other hand, the one who prophesies speaks to people for their upbuilding and encouragement and consolation. The one who speaks in a tongue builds up himself, but the one who prophesies builds up the church. Now I want you all to speak in tongues, but even more to prophesy. The one who prophesies … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: Encouragement and Strength
Building People of Substance for Works of Power When we first got into the Charismatic movement, there was a lady who was billed as a prophetess. She appeared on several Christian shows and had a considerable following. Her meetings were well-attended. At one point she gave a “word” predicting in some detail the imminent destruction … Continue reading Who Gets the Glory?
Moving Christians from the pew to the harvest.” Matthew 9:36-38 Who’s watching for your soul? This past month, I had the privilege of speaking to the “Southern Arizona Pastors, Leaders and Volunteer Gathering” at Living Faith Christian Center here in Tucson. The theme of the meeting was “"Creating the Atmosphere for God's Presence to Manifest … Continue reading Pastor Virgil Update – May 11, 2022
His mother said to the servants, “Do whatever he tells you.” John 2:5 ESV It’s Mother’s Day and many church services will commemorate the wonderful love of moms. That’s a good thing. In a day when the importance of parents is being disparaged, the focus on motherhood and the physical and emotional benefits that nurture … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: Maternal Wisdom
And we urge you, brethren, to recognize those who labor among you, and are over you in the Lord and admonish you, and to esteem them very highly in love for their work's sake. Be at peace among yourselves.1Th 5:12-13 NKJV The New Testament repeatedly tells us to know, or recognize, the leaders who labor … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: The Digital Delusion
Building People of Substance for Works of Power Therefore take heed to yourselves and to all the flock, among which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers, to shepherd the church of God which He purchased with His own blood. For I know this, that after my departure savage wolves will come in among you, … Continue reading Who do you trust?
Construyendo personas de sustancia para obras de poder Recientemente me estaba preparando para dar un servicio, cuando de repente el Espíritu de Dios me hablo en mi interior y me dijo, “mi pueblo está sufriendo de tanto pelear la batalla.” Mi respuesta inmediata fue, “¡eso de seguro!” Todos hemos pasado por tanto estos últimos dos … Continue reading ¿Cansado de estar cansado?
Likewise you younger people, submit yourselves to your elders. Yes, all of you be submissive to one another, and be clothed with humility, for "GOD RESISTS THE PROUD, BUT GIVES GRACE TO THE HUMBLE." Therefore humble yourselves under the mighty hand of God, that He may exalt you in due time, casting all your care … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: Humbly Victorious
If you declare with your mouth, "Jesus is Lord," and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. For it is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is with your mouth that you profess your faith and are saved. As Scripture says, "Anyone … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: God Raised Jesus from the Dead
Building People of Substance for Works of Power More than 40 years have passed since I first experienced someone prophesying over me. I was brand new in the whole Charismatic thing. In fact, I’d only been a Christian a few months. I was invited to a home bible study where a dear lady was teaching. … Continue reading Test Everything, then Hold Fast