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Tim Keller On Prophetic Gifts

Pastor Tim Keller is such a gift to the body of Christ. He is certainly not charismatic, but in this quote from his sermon, he argues for the exact point I make regarding the distinction between Old Testament and New Testament prophecy. “The understanding of prophecy in the Old Testament was very simple, God gave […]

What does it mean to let go and let God?

What does it mean to let go and let God? Let go and let God. This is a catchy phrase that often comes up when a person is really stressing out over something.  You may have seen this phrase on a bumper sticker, a t-shirt, or even a coffee mug. So, what does it mean?  […]

The Power Of The Holy Spirit

The Power Of The Holy Spirit I want to share with you my story of discovering the power of the Holy Spirit. Late one summer evening, I flipped nervously through the pages of my Bible. I read Acts 5:12-16 as I did many times before, but reading it this time felt different – as if […]

How many miracles did Jesus perform?

How many miracles did Jesus perform? The biblical answer according to (John 21:24-25) is that Jesus preformed more miracles and healings than we will ever know about. This totally make sense when you think about it. The four gospels Matthew, Mark, Luke and John cover the 3 ½ year ministry of Jesus in just a […]

Spiritual Gifts in the Early Church

Spiritual Gifts in the Early Church Growing up the son of a Pentecostal Pastor, I have always been interested in spiritual gifts. Believe me, I have seen my fair share of craziness and have participated in it as well. But over time, even as much of my theology has evolved, and I have thankfully matured, […]

What are Apostles, and are they alive today?

What are Apostles, and are they alive today? In this short blog, I will answer two critical questions regarding the spiritual gift of the apostle: 1) What is the historical background of the word apostle? 2) Are apostles still alive today? Let’s get going. 1) What is the historical background of the word apostle? The […]

Women In Ministry? What Can We Learn From The Early Church?

Women In Ministry? What Can We Learn From The Early Church? It’s no secret that there is a significant debate surrounding the topic of women in ministry and their role in leadership in the church. Some Complementarians go so far as to say that women should never exercise authority over men and therefore should not […]

How To Hear God’s Voice

How To Hear God’s Voice How do you know if you are really hearing the voice of God and not making it up? In this blog, we will look at seven ways that God speaks to us. So, let’s talk about how to hear God’s voice. Here are Seven Ways: 1. The Quickened Word of […]

The Spiritual Gift of Word of Wisdom

The Spiritual Gift of Word of Wisdom     Definition: The Word of Wisdom is a spiritual gift and supernatural ability to speak a timely word brought forth by the Holy Spirit to bring peace and counsel. Description: People gifted in the Word of Wisdom carry the grace of God on their lives to impart God’s […]