Exodus 19: Before the Ten Commandments

By Jim Barringer Exodus 19 is a very interesting but often overlooked chapter. Maybe that’s inevitable, with the way it’s nestled right before one of the most-read and most-quoted chapters in the whole Old Testament, Exodus 20, which contains the Ten Commandments. Yet I don’t think that those Ten can be properly understood without …

Manna from Heaven

By Pam Vernon It was that time again. The Prayer meeting tonight at church and afterwards, supper. There was an expectation that everybody bring a plate of food but the housekeeping funds barely made it around the kids’ school needs, their clothing and some of those little extras the kids always appreciated, let alone food [...]

Powerful Miracle Prayers (or The Seven P’s in Prayer)

By Eliza Mariana Wilson What makes a prayer more powerful than other? What is the secret of an answered prayer? How can we use it to bring a miracle in our life or the lives of the people around us? How can we make the best of this amazing tool God has given us? The [...]

Christian Salvation: Do You Have Christian Salvation or Simply Good Religion?

By Robert Baines Christian salvation is to be safe from the penalty of sin, which is going to Hell, and having the promise of eternal life (see Jn. 3:16). The following four statements and prayer are helpful in understanding Christian salvation, which is the ground for Christian growth: 1. God loves you and wants to [...]

Apostolic Prayer: Spirit of Wisdom and Revelation (Eph. 1:15-23)

After I heard of your faith…and your love…16 I do not cease…making mention of you in my prayers: 17 that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give to you the spirit of wisdom and revelation in the knowledge of Him (Father), 18 the eyes of your understanding being enlightened; [...]

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