Spirit People

After the wise men were gone, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream. “Get up! Flee to Egypt with the child and his mother,” the angel said. “Stay there until I tell you to return, because Herod is going to search for the child to kill him.” That night Joseph left … Continue reading Spirit People

March update from Pastorvirgil.com

“Moving Christians from the pew to the harvest.”  Matthew 9:36-38 The Hermosillo Project, Bible School and more, continues to blossom. IEMFe continued March 14 & 15 as approximately 70 students attended 2 nights of classes on the Gifts of the Spirit.  It was a powerful time of instruction and demonstration.   Pastor John Smith taught the … Continue reading March update from Pastorvirgil.com

Out of the Abundance of the Heart: Vessels of Honor

Building People of Substance for Works of Power For several years now, I have been a fairly consistent bicycle rider. In Arizona, that means drinking lots of water. You need a good water bottle. Most are some sort of plastic which often makes the water taste just a little off. Exposed to the sun, that … Continue reading Out of the Abundance of the Heart: Vessels of Honor

Saturday Prayer: Surrounded with Favor

For You, O LORD, will bless the righteous; With favor You will surround him as with a shield. Psalm 5:12 NKJV Favor! Our success is not dependent on us. We are designed to enjoy the benefits of God's divine presence to bring us favor with all. Let's pray it in. Dear Heavenly Father, I thank … Continue reading Saturday Prayer: Surrounded with Favor

Monday Prayer: Health and Deliverance

He sent His word and healed them, And delivered them from their destructions. Psalm 107:20 NKJV The beginning of the work week. Strength and health are at a premium. Let's lean heavily on the Word of God's healing will and power. Thank you, Father, for sending forth your Word to bring healing and deliverance to … Continue reading Monday Prayer: Health and Deliverance

Successful Succession

Now Joshua son of Nun was full of the spirit of wisdom, for Moses had laid his hands on him. So the people of Israel obeyed him, doing just as the LORD had commanded Moses. Deuteronomy 34:9 NLT Sunday was a wonderful day for us.  We handed the reins of our latest church, Faith Christian … Continue reading Successful Succession

I Am Free!!!

Freedom is what we have---Christ has set us free! Stand, then, as free people, and do not allow yourselves to become slaves again. Galatians 5:1 GNB Not too long ago, I was in a service full of young folks when the band broke out in a very lively version of the Newsboys anthem, “I Am … Continue reading I Am Free!!!

Pastorvirgil’s Update

“Moving Christians from the pew to the harvest.”  Matthew 9:36-38 Congreso, 2019 in Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico.  January 24-26. Our friends in Hermosillo took a step up this year.  They exercised their faith to have the conference at the Hotel Araiza Convention Center.  In addition, they invited Faith Christian Fellowship leaders Fred and Cookie Brothers and … Continue reading Pastorvirgil’s Update

Hermosillo Congreso 2019: Day 3

Avoiding Pitfalls Saturday began with a pretty direct discussion of the dangers that face us as an organization.  Those who have gone before and fallen have been tripped up by personal sin, pride, strife, and doctrinal failures.  We will make every effort to avoid the pitfalls. This was followed by Fred and Cookie Brothers very … Continue reading Hermosillo Congreso 2019: Day 3

Hermosillo Congreso 2019: Day 2

What a great day we had on Friday!  The first session I taught on the simple Gospel of Christ: Jesus is alive, and He has given signs to believers to demonstrate that fact. The Message is simple, but we are sometimes too complicated to see it. Next, Fred and Cookie Brothers shared the heart of … Continue reading Hermosillo Congreso 2019: Day 2