The Christian Life

August 18, 2022

Sermon: Knowing God as I AM

There is a tendency in the church to only know God as the I WAS and as the I WILL BE, but we need to also […]
August 9, 2022

Prioritizing Intimacy with the Father

Jesus’ whole life and ministry flowed from the place of intimacy with God. This was the root system beneath the surface that gave life to the […]
August 3, 2022

Contending for our Spiritual Inheritance

Throughout the whole Bible, we can see that the promises of God do not automatically happen. His promises are an invitation to partner with Him in […]
July 25, 2022

Five Barriers to Walking in God’s Power

Christianity without power does not exist in the New Testament. Unfortunately, for the most part we have so accepted it as the norm today that anyone […]
July 19, 2022

Experiencing the Manifest Presence of God

Under the Old Covenant, it was only the high priest who could enter into the presence of God. This happened but once a year and was […]
July 12, 2022

How Brokenness Releases God’s Presence

In the western church, there is often a perception that the Christian walk should be a pain-free journey. However, that simply is not a biblical truth. […]
June 27, 2022

We are Called to Walk Like Jesus Walked

Believers are called to be like Jesus. This is not a sentimental idea but a biblical fact. While we do not become like Jesus overnight, we […]
June 9, 2022

Sermon: Walking on the Narrow Way

Jesus said that the broad way leads to destruction and the narrow way leads to life (see Matthew 7:13-14). While we are saved by grace, the […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]