In Times of Testing, Jesus Is So Worth It

Have you ever felt as if everything was going opposite the Lord's promises? Have you felt like throwing in the towel, wondering if you’ve missed it because nothing worthwhile seems to be happening anymore? These are the times when our true motives and resolve are tested. What is truly in our hearts is brought to … Continue reading In Times of Testing, Jesus Is So Worth It

Prayer Is Our Foundation

Earlier this month I was given the opportunity to teach at our house of prayer. I shared on the importance of prayer as our foundation. Below are a few excerpts from this teaching. I know these will bless and benefit you as well. Also, you can download my full teaching notes here. 1. God has … Continue reading Prayer Is Our Foundation

The Bride of Christ: Growing in Intimacy with God

On Fridays at the International House of Prayer in Kansas City, Mike Bickle recently began a series on the Bridegroom/Bride message throughout the Bible concerning us and Jesus. I have been tuning in to their online stream during this series as I seek to stay faithful to the assignments God has given me as an … Continue reading The Bride of Christ: Growing in Intimacy with God

Why Do We Do What We Do

How often do we search our hearts with the help of the Holy Spirit, seeking to know why we do what we do? Take the time, ask Him to shine the Light of His refining torch into your soul. The things we do, do we do them to fulfill a need within us or because … Continue reading Why Do We Do What We Do

Results and Relationship: It’s Time to Abide

As Christians we declare life with God is about relationship not religion. However we often still replace intimacy with God with another form of doing--getting answers to prayer in our quiet time or tangible results in the churches we serve. But above all else, we must seek to live out the truth of Christ: "Abide in Me.” It is only in this way that we will bear much fruit.