Exposing Deception and Discerning Cults

Exposing Deception and Discerning Cults JESUS WARNED ABOUT FALSE PROPHETS AND CULTS When Jesus taught on the end times, He warned us to beware of false teachers who could gain a large following, thus starting new cults. Jesus twice emphasized that “many” will respond to false leaders (v. 5, 11). False teaching will accelerate (v. [...]

Justice and Compassion for the Oppressed (Mal. 4:5-6)

THE MINISTRY OF ELIJAH AND GOD’S HEART FOR THE FATHERLESS The Spirit is calling the Church to be deeply involved in works of justice and acts of compassion. Malachi described the end-time revival as being characterized by the ministry of Elijah (spirit of prophecy with power) with a primary focus on the fatherless as a [...]

The Great Commission: Making Disciples

THE CALL TO WIN THE LOST AND MAKE DISCIPLES 19 Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations…20 teaching them to observe all things that I have commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age. (Mt. 28:19-20) The Holy Spirit is calling all believers to go, [...]

Our Heart Longs for an Intimate Relationship with God

What does it mean to be in an Intimate Relationship? An intimate relationship refers to a very close interpersonal relationship. Some of the characteristics of an intimate relationship are: Complete Trust in each other Desire to be with each other Dependent on one another Love each other Share experiences together Emotional attachment You feel fulfilled [...]

Individualism: Good or Bad?

By Jim Barringer Western culture is highly individualistic in nature, and it is often taken for granted – with little to no explanation why it should be true – that people are the centers of their own universes, and that it is a Very Good Thing ™ for people to have nearly limitless ability to [...]

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