When “Name it and Claim it” Fails to Deliver

For some of us who are in a love-relationship with Jesus, these are the “best of times.” God seems to be showering us with undeserved spiritual peace, emotional vibrancy, sensual pleasure, earthly possessions, physical health, ecclesiastical joy, and relational peace, and it is incredibly easy for us to sing songs of praise with a bounce … More When “Name it and Claim it” Fails to Deliver

We Are Ministers and Not Messiahs

As elders in Christ’s church, we often take ourselves, our ministries, our successes, and our failures to personally and seriously. Sometimes we over-think our importance in God’s Kingdom due to ignorance. Somewhere in our training someone has impressed upon us that we really have the ability to change hearts, change families, and change communities.¬†We prove … More We Are Ministers and Not Messiahs