Ezekiel 16; 2 Corinthians 13; Psalm 21 Guest Post: Patty Bellingham Are you excited, fellow Christians? Let’s get excited! This is Holy Week! I love Phil Wickham’s song, “Sunday Is Coming.” There is a line in it that says, “Friday’s good ’cause Sunday is comin’.” For myself, as I re-read the account of our dear […]

March 27, 2024

The Power of Restoration: Embracing Unity and Love in the Shadow of the Cross

Devotional Guest Post: Katherine Brey  Ezra 8-9; I Corinthians 14; Proverbs 6 Several years ago, I heard a worship song with two lines that struck me so profoundly that I cried instantly. Simple, yet direct and, for me, thought-provoking-  Break my heart for what breaks Yours Everything I am for your kingdom’s cause The song […]

March 9, 2024

Reviving the Heart: Embracing Ezra’s Zeal for God’s Kingdom

Ezra 6-7; 1 Corinthians 13; Proverbs 5 Last night, I read another troubling and heartbreaking article about the exposures within the prayer movement. It’s beyond heartbreaking. I tossed and turned all night, like many of you, grieving and processing how we got here. This morning, as I scrolled through X, the stories and pain of […]

March 8, 2024

I Don’t Want to Be Offended: Because It Is All Coming Down

2 Kings 25; Ezra, 1; 1 Corinthians 10; Proverbs 1 We have wonderful promises, and we should believe them—truly believe them. Listen to the truth, and the truth will absolutely set you free. Proverbs 2:1-5“My son, if you receive my words and treasure up my commandments with you, making your ear attentive to wisdom and […]

March 5, 2024

Unlocking Divine Promises: Your Guide to Spiritual Seeking

We’ve been reading through the history of Israel and the long lineage of kings and rulers spanning hundreds of years. And for the most part, we see a dark history of apostasy and idolatry. Israel always turning away. Always forgetting the One who loves her best and most. It’s easy to judge and question a […]

March 4, 2024

Confronting Our Inner Apostasy: The Path to True Revival

2 Kings 21-22; 1 Corinthians 8; Psalm 150 How did we get here? How are we so off course? The church itself is lost. We can sing our songs and run our programs, but we need more than that: We must contend for the faith that was delivered to us (Jude 3). We must come […]

March 2, 2024

Rediscovering the Word: The Path Back to Authentic Faith

2 Kings 15-16; 1 Corinthians 5; Psalm 147 Sometimes the Word speaks plainly enough for itself:  1 Corinthians 5 1 It is actually reported that there is sexual immorality among you, and of a kind that is not tolerated even among pagans, for a man has his father’s wife. 2 And you are arrogant! Ought […]

February 28, 2024

Radical Purity: The Shocking Call of 1 Corinthians 5 to Expel Immorality

2 Kings 9-10; 1 Corinthians 2; Psalm 144 An open letter to the charismatic church: What are we wearing? We are being exposed. The church is being sifted and purified. Things are heating up. The Lord is coming after the dross, and He will not relent until He has it all. (Let the reader understand) […]

February 24, 2024

Exposed: Confronting the Dark Underbelly of Charismatic Christianity

1 Kings 17 1 Now Elijah the Tishbite, from Tishbe in Gilead, said to Ahab, “As the Lord, the God of Israel, lives, whom I serve, there will be neither dew nor rain in the next few years except at my word.” Throughout the sermons I’ve heard or preached over the years, this verse has […]

February 16, 2024

Who Will Stand in the Council of the Lord? The Call for Devotion and Obedience

Devotional Guest Post:  Debra Wynn  Leviticus 26-27, Romans 2, Psalm 128 He says what He means and means what He says. Reading Leviticus and paired with  Romans, to be honest, took a few days to digest.  Dare I say, the Fear of the Lord was palpable. Father God, Creator of the Universe, The One and […]

February 6, 2024

The Power of Obedience: Unlocking God’s Promises Through Holy Fear