Jake Kail

July 26, 2013

Our Great Salvation

I have written previously that we have often reduced our understanding of salvation and what the gospel entails. We speak of forgiveness of sins but we […]
July 23, 2013

Sozo: Salvation, Healing, and Deliverance

Jesus came to earth and launched His ministry of preaching the gospel of the kingdom of God, healing the sick, and setting captives free. His message […]
July 19, 2013

Why Answers to Prayer are Delayed

In Luke 18 Jesus told a parable about perseverance in prayer. “Then He spoke a parable to them, that men always ought to pray and not […]
July 16, 2013

The Priority of Personal Devotion

One of the things that marked the ministry of Jesus was His commitment to getting alone to pray. He was constantly active in teaching, healing, and […]
July 11, 2013

Did the Gifts of the Spirit Cease?

The Bible is full of stories of the supernatural work of God intervening in the affairs of mankind. The church in the New Testament walked in […]
July 9, 2013

Cooperating with the Holy Spirit and His Gifts

In 1 Corinthians 12 the apostle Paul lists nine manifestation gifts of the Holy Spirit. These gifts are supernatural in nature. They are not natural talents […]
July 5, 2013

The God of Spontaneity AND Structure

I have been contemplating recently how God is both a God of spontaneity and a God of structure. Spontaneity and structure are opposites—how could they ever […]
July 3, 2013

The Danger of Reacting to Error

One of the subtle dangers in the Christian life is the temptation to react to error. We see an erroneous teaching or practice, and we rightly […]
June 21, 2013

How can a Christian have a Demon?

In a previous article called 4 Myths about Deliverance Ministry I mentioned that one of the most common misunderstandings about deliverance is the belief that a […]
June 18, 2013

The Relationship between Healing and Deliverance

As I have been reading through the book of Luke recently, I have been reminded again that healing and deliverance are very closely related. Though there […]
June 16, 2013

The Cry for Spiritual Fathers

One of the great needs in the church today is for spiritual fathers who will pour into the next generation. It seems that true spiritual fathers […]
June 12, 2013

Sermon: Honoring our Fathers

With Father’s day coming up this Sunday, I wanted to share a sermon that I preached last year called “Honoring our Fathers.” The theme of honoring […]