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May 25, 2022

Sermon: Going All in for Revival

We are living in a time when the church is in desperate need of revival. We can no longer afford business as usual but must go […]
May 19, 2022

How to Stay on Fire for God

Twenty years ago this week the Lord grabbed a hold of my life in a powerful way. It happened at a year-end retreat with a campus […]
May 3, 2022

Sermon: Embracing God’s Judgments

I recently preached a weighty message called Embracing God’s Judgments. It is critical that we see God as Father, but also as Creator and Judge. His judgments […]
April 27, 2022

There is No Formula for Casting Out Demons

My training manual, How to Minister Deliverance, gives biblical foundations and practical steps for ministering deliverance. However, I am careful to emphasize throughout the manual that […]
April 15, 2022

Sermon: Crossing Over Into an Open Heaven

When Jesus was baptized in the Jordan River before starting His ministry, the Bible says that the “heavens were opened to Him.” (Matthew 3:16). What is […]
April 8, 2022

When Demons are Comfortable in Our Churches

When I teach on the topic of deliverance, I will often use Mark 1:21-28 as my text. In this passage Jesus is teaching in a synagogue […]
March 27, 2022

How to Discern Demonic Manifestations

Discerning the presence of evil spirits is a vital part of deliverance for a variety of reasons. Demons are spiritual beings who are invisible to the […]
March 21, 2022

Sermon: Establishing a Kingdom Culture

Jesus began His ministry with this message: “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand” (Matthew 4:17). He preached the good news of the Kingdom […]
March 12, 2022

Practical Ways to Minister Deliverance with Compassion

When I train people to minister deliverance, I always emphasize an important truth: deliverance is a ministry of compassion for the oppressed. It is certainly true that […]
March 4, 2022

Special Announcement: Online School of Deliverance Starting March 29th!

Over the past several months, I have sensed an increased calling to equip others to minister deliverance. I am excited to announce the launch of our […]
February 26, 2022

How to Train Others in Deliverance — Five Components of Effective Equipping

Over the last year, I have sensed a greater emphasis on equipping others to minister deliverance. That is one of the reasons why I wrote a […]
February 15, 2022

How Predators and Abusers Blend Into the Church

For the past several years the Lord has increasingly called me to speak up about abuse in the church. This is not a topic that I […]