The following week almost the entire city turned out to hear them preach the word of the Lord. Act 13:44 NLT Let’s face it. We live in a culture that has essentially left the church behind. When I was growing up, it was assumed that folks went to church. If I stayed home, I didn’t … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: Starting a Movement
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
Building People of Substance for Works of Power Many years ago, I knew a fella who was an extremely gifted worship leader. I mean the guy could take a room full of people into the presence of God and leave them there. He just could. He was also extremely likeable. These attributes combined to lead … Continue reading Out of the Abundance of the Heart: Character Matters
 But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God's special possession, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light.  Once you were not a people, but now you are the people of God; once you had not received mercy, … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: Let’s Do This
There is much more we would like to say about this, but it is difficult to explain, especially since you are spiritually dull and don't seem to listen. You have been believers so long now that you ought to be teaching others. Instead, you need someone to teach you again the basic things about God's … Continue reading Improve your pastor’s preaching!
I love those who love me, And those who seek me diligently will find me. (Proverbs 8:17 NKJV) Here it is! The first Sunday of 2019. For me, the first Sunday, even the first month of the new year, is the most important time in the local church. My personal practice has been to review … Continue reading Church Supernaturally: First Things First
The lame will leap like a deer, and those who cannot speak will sing for joy! Springs will gush forth in the wilderness, and streams will water the wasteland. The parched ground will become a pool, and springs of water will satisfy the thirsty land. Marsh grass and reeds and rushes will flourish where desert … Continue reading Sunday Blessing: Haulin’ Water