Seeing Him in Us

The impossibilities of being able to see Christ revealed in the believers around us and of being able to see Him revealed in ourselves should be yoked together in our minds. We should expect Him to be able to do things through us all that are beyond our abilities, our qualifications, and our worthiness. We …

No Constitution

The government of the newly formed United States of America was founded on a document that outlined and detailed what constituted its identity and its powers. The document is a descriptive “constitution,” or list of ingredients for its recipe. The early church’s government did not have such a document. It had Spirit-led leaders who gathered …

Right Living

Love must be without hypocrisy. Detest evil; cling to what is good. Show family affection to one another with brotherly love. Outdo one another in showing honor. Do not lack diligence; be fervent in spirit; serve the Lord. Rejoice in hope; be patient in affliction; be persistent in prayer. Share with the saints in their …

Growth and Impact

Jeff Christopherson, in his book, “The Kingdom Matrix” lists these four marks of a Kingdomcentric church: New Believers New Disciplemakers New Communities of Faith Transforming Communities Knowing both the differences between and the relationship between the Church and the Kingdom changes the way we think and do and interact and can give us greater understanding …

The Slain Lamb

Jesus was slain from the foundation of the world. Time and space are limitations that we are not naturally able to step out from under the control of. Not so with Jesus. Before Abraham was, He still is. All the intentions Yahweh has had toward humanity for blessing and Life were accomplished outside of time, …