The Church or a Circus?

By Larry Sowders When I go to the circus, I expect to find something unusual and innovative. When I go to the circus, I expect to find something novel and entertaining. I do not want to find these in the church. When the church is built upon that which unusual, innovative, novel and …

Romance, Dignity and Shame in I Corinthians

Have you ever come to a portion of Scripture that puts you in a ‘crisis of belief’ as explained in Henry Blackaby’s Experiencing God? For those of you who have not read “Experiencing God“, a crisis of belief is that moment in which you read something in Scripture that blows away all your preconceived notions [...]

Litmus Test

By Patricia Charlton In the end times, the exhortation from the Holy Spirit challenges you and me, God’s children, to test the spirits to see if they are from God. Every good intention or idea originates from either heaven or hell. Jesus warns that the sign of the end times is this: “For false christs [...]

Signs Of The Time

By Donald Mehl Many would ask,  Signs of the time? Just what signs and what time are you referring to here? Well, the signs are warning signals or a heads-up God provided for us in Scripture that we might know when the return of our Lord Jesus is very near. Fifteen or twenty years ago…no, [...]

There is More!

By Rick King As I was praying for the church in intercessory prayer I saw this in the Spirit. I saw first a stream of muddy water. Then I saw a spring of crystal clear sparkling water. The Holy Spirit impressed on me that the church has been drinking muddy water. To many unfortunately it [...]

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