Then we will no longer be immature like children. We won’t be tossed and blown about by every wind of new teaching. We will not be influenced when people try to trick us with lies so clever they sound like the truth. Instead, we will speak the truth in love, growing in every way more … Continue reading Man Alive: Stand up for What’s Right
“Moving Christians from the pew to the harvest.” Matthew 9:36-38 November 30, 2019 Greetings, Friend. I know you had a wonderful Thanksgiving. I certainly did. My Thanksgiving Day was spent riding up the mountain to Tarma, Peru with Pastors Omar and Jacob Oscanoa. What a joy to have friends like these and like you. November … Continue reading November Update from Pastor Virgil
Using a dull ax requires great strength, so sharpen the blade. That’s the value of wisdom; it helps you succeed. Ecclesiastes 10:10 NLT I had the privilege this week to be in a training with a group of pastors and leaders from around the world. The instruction was intense and lasted 8 to 10 hours … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: Getting Better
Construyendo personas de sustancia para obras de poder He estado meditando esto por algún tiempo ya, sé que esto incomodara a algunas personas, pero es solo mi opinión, y probablemente no estoy de acuerdo con algunos de ustedes, ¡así que cálmate! Primero, estoy fascinado con la proliferación de comidas que son “sustitutos de la carne.” … Continue reading De la abundancia del corazón: Quiere Carne, o…?
Building People of Substance for Works of Power This has been brewing in me for a good while. I know it will make some folks angry, but it’s just my opinion, and I probably don’t agree with most of yours. So calm down! First, I’m fascinated with the proliferation of foods referred to as “meat … Continue reading Out of the Abundance of the Heart: Bait and Switch?
It's Sunday night and I am preparing to return to Tucson tomorrow morning. What a trip this has been: 10 days of constant activity. I thought maybe we would rest a little after the classes and service last weekend, but that didn't happen. I'm so tired I am a little loopy, so bear with me. … Continue reading Hermosillo 9/19: Wow!
Friday morning in Hermosillo, Sonora. It's 80 degrees with humidity at 85%. I am damp. Yesterday's drive down was pleasant other than a delay at the border. It gave me the chance to be kind to a clerk at the visa office. His surprised smile when I said, "Muchas gracias, Dios te bendiga" was worth … Continue reading Hermosillo 9/19: Planificando para el Exito
The LORD watches over the strangers; He relieves the fatherless and widow; But the way of the wicked He turns upside down. Psalms 146:9 NKJV Pure and genuine religion in the sight of God the Father means caring for orphans and widows in their distress and refusing to let the world corrupt you. James 1:27 … Continue reading Man Alive: A Protector
Now hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out in our hearts by the Holy Spirit who was given to us. Romans 5:5 NKJV As I have loved you... What a great idea! My hope is sure because God has poured His love into my heart. The phrase “the love … Continue reading Pouring Out the Love of God
Construyendo personas de sustancia para obras de poder Después de un reciente viaje ministerial, tuve la oportunidad de hablar con un miembro de mi equipo, me informo que estaba teniendo un cansancio y una depresión severa después de haber vuelto a casa. Pude decirle en ese momento “yo también.” Aunque habíamos tenido un viaje maravilloso … Continue reading De la abundancia del corazon: ¡Va a pasar, cuidado!