This post contains affiliate links When you have been born of the Spirit, at first, you can be a little rough around the edges. Like a messy bedroom or bad pedicure or disorganized closet. Some things still need to be overhauled or fixed up. Even though your spiritual eyes have been opened to see your… Read More How the Work of the Spirit Reflects Christ
Do you long for a spiritual breakthrough? Do you feel dry in your faith? Do you yearn for more of God’s active presence in your life? Do you want more power from the Spirit? If you said, yes, to any of these questions, God has already given you the tools to start your journey to… Read More 4 Ways to Experience Spiritual Breakthrough
Do you ever feel like you’re wearing a mask? Your public persona is one way, but if you peel back the layers, you’re someone else. It’s may not necessarily be that you’re harboring some secret sin, it’s just you don’t feel quite like yourself. Are you having an identity crisis? As I’ve mentioned in previous… Read More Identity Crisis: Who Are You in Christ?
This post contains affiliate links As I wrote in this post, Why Prophecy Matters, I believe prophecy is really important. We are commanded to earnestly desire it (1 Cor. 14:1). Earnestly is a serious and an intense conviction. If you’re not familiar with what prophecy is, here’s one way to define it: It’s an imperfect… Read More How the Gift of Prophecy is Relevant for Today
“But I say, walk by the Spirit, and you will not gratify the desires of the flesh (Gal. 5:16). What Does This Mean Though? Prior to conversion, you walked by your flesh, satisfying its desires and passions, with no thought to obeying God. But now, you have the Spirit in you. But at the same… Read More What Does it Mean to Walk by the Spirit?
Do you know those people who have that uncanny ability to know exactly how to help you? You just start sharing — not necessarily even seeking help — but they seem to hone in on exactly what you need — and then offer exactly the kind of help necessary. I believe these people have the… Read More Using Your Spiritual Gifts for the Church
This post contains affiliate links. I might receive a small commission, at no extra cost to you, if you make a purchase using any of my links below. WHO IS THE HOLY SPIRIT? The third person of the Trinity can generally seem like He’s swept under the rug — as if He’s not a person… Read More How to Pray for More Power from the Holy Spirit
Are you in a place where you feel like your sins are too great for God to forgive? Are you wondering how you can have a relationship with a holy God if you’re wrestling with certain sins and feel like you’re losing. Or perhaps, you’ve won the battle over some besetting sins, but does it… Read More When it Feels Like Your Sins are too Big for God’s Forgiveness
When I was a new believer, this was one of the first things I wanted to know. I had the Bible, but how did God use that to speak to me? Does He speak to me only through the Bible or were there other ways to hear from Him? I needed to hear from my… Read More Does God Still Speak Today?
When Jesus experienced separation from God the Father when the cup of God’s wrath was poured on His son for our sins, Jesus cried out “My God, my God, why have you foresaken me?” (Matt. 27:46). It was the first time Jesus experienced separation from His Father. Jesus and His Father were always one (John… Read More Experiencing God’s Presence