The Spiritual Integrity of Being Christian Lies in the heart. The Lord does not look at the things people look at. People look at the outward appearance, what looks good on the outside. But the Lord looks at the heart, the worship in the Spirit and in truth. The Lord stands at the … Continue reading The Spiritual Integrity of Being Christian
Where am I today? Where do I desire to be? My Christian journey can be charted into five progressive stages, categorized in terms of how much I invite Christ into my life. Very often, God places cloud of witnesses in my life to challenge me, showing me that there is more, inviting me to go … Continue reading Where am I on my journey? (1 of 5)
The Kingdom of God is not a matter of talk but of POWER [1 Corinthians 4:20]. This incomparable great POWER — the same power that raised Christ from the dead — is available for each and every one of us who believe [Ephesians 1:19-21]. And for those of us who believe, Jesus Himself said in … Continue reading Power Not Talk
The Utmost Importance of the Great Commission Jesus commanded all His disciples to go into the world, to all nations, to share the good news of the repentance and forgiveness of sins, to baptize those who believe, in the name of the Father and the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and to teach them … Continue reading Making Disciples By Spirit Power
Fasting in prayer is the least taught and modeled spiritual discipline in the Body of Christ. Why fast and pray? Here are some insights for considerations: To Breakthrough impasses of situations and strongholds To Expose hidden darkness To Deal with the deep root of doubts and unbelief To Grow faith that can move mountains To … Continue reading Why Fast and Pray?
No one ever teaches intentionally that worship is a church program. Yet the notion that “worship is a church program” is so implicitly and strongly conveyed, from the way we speak about worship, and from its model of practice that most churches share, as we live together as a faith community. What do I mean … Continue reading Worship is not a church program
Many times when we engage in God’s kingdom ministries: sharing Jesus with others, building up others in their faith in Christ, we let our own credentials and our charisma get in the way. People may be persuaded and convinced by our sound arguments, impressed by our titles and positions, our degrees, and our demonstration of … Continue reading Let Faith be Built on God’s Power alone instead of on man’s credentials!
There is still so much about Jesus, the Father and the Holy Spirit that I desire to experience before I see Them after my life on earth is over. I call this my “Bucket List with God” #BucketListWithGod On the top of my bucket list with God is to experience Jesus’ presence and power not just … Continue reading Experience Jesus Presence and Power as a Lifestyle #BucketListWithGod
I remember my pastor once said, a sure way to lose a battle is not being aware that we are at war. There is no chance for victory in any battle without an awareness and an intentional mindset of toughening up for the fight. Whether we are conscious or not, the reality is that our … Continue reading Disarmed at War But Not Knowing = Defeat!
When I use the word “charismatic“, such as “this is a charismatic church”, or “I recently had a charismatic experience”, it almost guarantees to call for a reaction. Some looked at me as if it was cult. Others responded in skepticism, hostility, or even out right rejection. The term “charismatic” derives from the Greek word … Continue reading Why I Avoid the Word “Charismatic” Entirely But Use “Spirit-led” Instead