May 5, 2019


Transition Series – God Goes Ahead of You In the mid-1970s, I was going on many missionary journeys. I was about to transition out of full-time ministry in the secular world to full-time ministry in my local church. I received a call from one of the missions team leaders, who told me there had been […]

May 4, 2019


Transition Series – Being Flexible In Acts 16, there is a story about the Apostle Paul. He was determined to go a certain way, but Jesus kept encouraging him to go His way. Ultimately, God was able to get Paul on the right course. To do so, God gave Paul a night vision. In it, […]

May 3, 2019


Beginning a Series on Transition Some of us like change. Others don’t. If I told you I’m still driving my 2008 Tundra—and happy about it—you might guess which side of the spectrum I’m on. I’ve often thought—as I drive a different rental car almost weekly—a law should be passed stating that all vehicle control panels […]

May 2, 2019


National Day of Prayer 2019 Watch the National Day of Prayer event in Washington, D.C., here. The theme for the 2019 National Day of Prayer is “Love One Another”. “So now I am giving you a new commandment: Love each other. Just as I have loved you, you should love each other.” (John 13:34; NLT) […]

May 1, 2019


Presidential Proclamation National Day of Prayer 2019 This is President Trump’s 2018 Proclamation: On this National Day of Prayer, we join together to offer gratitude for our many blessings and to acknowledge our need for divine wisdom, guidance, and protection. Prayer, by which we affirm our dependence on God, has long been fundamental to our […]

April 30, 2019


Satan is on a Mission, but He is Not Destined to Win “Whether we believe it or not, it is a fact that Satan is on a mission — a mission as simple as it is single-minded. He is out to steal our passion and he is determined to accomplish it. Imagine how effective he […]

April 29, 2019


We Helped Create What We Loathe Based on the facts, any honest deduction must conclude that the American church’s silence and withdrawal from the public square has allowed those who do not espouse biblical values nor honor our Christian heritage to take over much of America’s leadership. Obviously, the opposite could have occurred: had the […]

April 28, 2019


Why Are the Pastors Silent? For various reasons, most spiritual leaders in America have chosen not to speak out on abortion, elections, and many other important moral issues of our day. These reasons include: a belief that spiritual leaders should remain separate from the political realm because it is “evil” and “divisive” a belief that […]

April 27, 2019


Sometimes We Need Hope I turned my computer on recently to find a picture of a river running through a peaceful pasture. The title on it said, “A river runs through Hope.” While the picture was of a real river in a real city, called Hope, it immediately hit my spirit as a prophetic Word […]

April 26, 2019


The Ninth Hour “As I began to study the Scriptures regarding this new year (as you know, this is the year 2019 or 5779, both which end with nine), I found something very interesting referred to in the New Testament as the ninth hour of prayer. In the Old Testament, it’s referred to as the […]