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7 Great Quotes About The Bible

7 Great Quotes About The Bible I have read many books, but the Bible reads me. – Karl Barth The Bible is a stream of living water, where alike the elephant may swim, and the lamb walk without losing its feet. – Gregory the Great The Bible was not given to increase our knowledge but […]

Prophecy as a Gift to the Local Church

Prophecy as a Gift to the Local Church A few years ago, I attended a prophetic conference where a guest minister was preaching and prophesying. It was an amazing confernce and God used this man to minister in a profound way through the gift of prophecy. However, what stuck out to me was not the […]

How many spiritual gifts can one person have?

How many spiritual gifts can one person have? This is a pretty common question that people have concerning spiritual gifts. But before we answer this, we need to define precisely what we mean by spiritual gifts. Specifically, what type of spiritual gift are we talking about. Because the Scripture lays out a total of 21 […]

What Is The Five Fold Ministry?

What is the Five-Fold Ministry? The Phrase, “The Five-Fold Ministry,” comes from the book of Ephesians 4:11-3, which says: “And he gave the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the shepherds, and teachers, to equip the saints for the work of ministry, for building up the body of Christ until we all attain to the unity […]

Walk By Faith Not By Sight

Walk By Faith Not By Sight What does it mean to “walk by faith not by sight?” In his Second Letter to the Corinthians, the Apostle Paul described the trials and afflictions he’d faced while advancing the Gospel.  “Five times I received from the Jews the forty lashes minus one. Three times I was beaten […]

How To Prophesy

How To Prophesy In this article, we will cover the essential steps of how to prophesy. In a moment, we will look at four principles of giving prophetic words. When I was a child, my Mom would often remind me, “It is not only what you say but how you say it.” I love this […]

Testing A Prophetic Word

Testing A Prophetic Word Testing prophetic words is essential for handling the gift of prophecy according to biblical standards. To help you build a framework for testing a prophetic word, let’s look at four key concepts. Do not quench the Spirit. Do not despise prophecies, but test everything; hold fast what is good (1 Thess. […]

Rethinking What Revival Means

Rethinking What Revival Means It’s time to rethink what revival means. In the New Testament, the word “church” always refers to a people and never to a physical building. In contrast, today, the word “church” refers to a time, a location, and a building. A first-century Christian would find this type of language perplexing. For […]

Growing in Prophetic Ministry

Growing in Prophetic Ministry  One of the questions I am often asked is, “How can someone grow in the prophetic?” This is a great question, and the answer is quite practical if you are. But before I address the specifics of how to grow in prophetic ministry, let me address the underlying cause of why […]