15 “And I will give you shepherds according to My heart, who will feed you with knowledge and understanding. ( Jeremiah 3:15 NKJV) As I was prepping for today’s service, I got to thinking about all the hours of study and prayer that go into doing the job properly. By conservative estimate, I have preached … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: Come and Get It!
Building People of Substance for Works of Power When I first started in ministry, I knew very little about gifts of the Spirit. Through a series of interesting circumstances, I found myself serving in a small church as Assistant Pastor. I was expected to sit on the platform and look spiritual, though I had no … Continue reading Out of the Abundance of the Heart: Desire to Prophesy
I ask God from the wealth of his glory to give you power through his Spirit to be strong in your inner selves, and I pray that Christ will make his home in your hearts through faith. I pray that you may have your roots and foundation in love, so that you, together with all … Continue reading Church Supernaturally: Incomprehensible Love
"When I manage to tap into the promise and let it saturate my heart, I have peace on the inside."
What a joy it is to find just the right word for the right occasion! (Proverbs 15:23 GNB) I had the privilege this week to be around a group of pastors in Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico. We are working together to provide Bible training for several churches there. As I spoke with these men and women, … Continue reading Church Supernaturally: A Word in Season
All the believers devoted themselves to the apostles' teaching, and to fellowship, and to sharing in meals (including the Lord's Supper), and to prayer. A deep sense of awe came over them all, and the apostles performed many miraculous signs and wonders. And all the believers met together in one place and shared everything they … Continue reading Contend for the Supernatural: Church Supernaturally
Therefore, brethren, desire earnestly to prophesy, and do not forbid to speak with tongues. Let all things be done decently and in order. (1 Corinthians 14:39-40 NKJV)
These things I write to you, though I hope to come to you shortly; 15 but if I am delayed, I write so that you may know how you ought to conduct yourself in the house of God, which is the church of the living God, the pillar and ground of the truth. - 1 … Continue reading Sunday Blessing: Foundations
For I will not dare to speak of any of those things which Christ has not accomplished through me, in word and deed, to make the Gentiles obedient—in mighty signs and wonders, by the power of the Spirit of God, so that from Jerusalem and round about to Illyricum I have fully preached the gospel … Continue reading Contend for the Supernatural: Don’t Leave Home Without It.
La Iglesia es cosa de “nosotros.” Por años, he oído diferentes opiniones acerca de este tema, “yo tengo una relación con Dios, es privada y personal, no necesito asistir a una Iglesia”. Asumiendo que estos individuos sean creyentes de nuestro Señor Jesucristo, que han nacido en el Espíritu (Juan 3:6), entonces las dos primeras declaraciones … Continue reading De la Abundancia del Corazon