Who Gets the Glory?

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?

Who do you trust?

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?

Test Everything, then Hold Fast

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

Sunday Supernaturally: Good and Pleasant

A Song of Ascents. Of David. Behold, how good and how pleasant it is For brethren to dwell together in unity! It is like the precious oil upon the head, Running down on the beard, The beard of Aaron, Running down on the edge of his garments. It is like the dew of Hermon, Descending … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: Good and Pleasant

Sunday Supernaturally: Boldness, then Miracles

Now, Lord, look on their threats, and grant to Your servants that with all boldness they may speak Your word, by stretching out Your hand to heal, and that signs and wonders may be done through the name of Your holy Servant Jesus." And when they had prayed, the place where they were assembled together … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: Boldness, then Miracles

Sunday Supernaturally: Next Steps to Glory

And being assembled together with them, He commanded them not to depart from Jerusalem, but to wait for the Promise of the Father, "which," He said, "you have heard from Me;  Acts 1:4 NKJV Expecting to hear from Heaven To be sure, God speaks to each of us individually. I am a proponent of the … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: Next Steps to Glory

Sunday Supernaturally: Desire Earnestly

Pursue love, and earnestly desire the spiritual gifts, especially that you may prophesy. Now I want you all to speak in tongues, but even more to prophesy. The one who prophesies is greater than the one who speaks in tongues, unless someone interprets, so that the church may be built up.  But if all prophesy, … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: Desire Earnestly

Sunday Supernaturally: New Every Morning

But this I call to mind, and therefore I have hope: The steadfast love of the LORD never ceases; his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.  Lamentations 3:21-23 ESV This is the first Sunday of 2022.  Our so-called “new year” is kind of arbitrary, depending on … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: New Every Morning

Sunday Supernaturally: Faith, Love, and the Holy Ghost

13 Follow the pattern of the sound words that you have heard from me, in the faith and love that are in Christ Jesus.  14 By the Holy Spirit who dwells within us, guard the good deposit entrusted to you.  2 Timothy 1:13-14 ESV This past week I had the privilege of meeting with several … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: Faith, Love, and the Holy Ghost