Short, Sweet and Ignorant

The Consequences of Not Wanting To Hear From God The Bible says, “Guard your steps when you go to the house of God. To draw near to listen is better than to offer the sacrifice of fools, for they do not know that they are doing evil.” (Ecclesiastes 5:1)...

Prayer, Key to Revelation

Acts 10-11 record the results of one of the most mature ministries found in the New Testament. In this Holy Spirit inspired account we see two men who have hearts ready to receive divine revelation, obey the Lord’s instructions and enjoy the benefits of surrendered...

Matured Ministry Is Substantiated

Holy Spirit led ministries have accountability that can be substantiated.  Acts 11:4 says, “ Acts 11:12b says, “…these six brothers also went with me…”      Acts 11:2 gives the heart attitude of those overcome with the cancer of legalism and traditionalism, “So...

Matured By The Holy Spirit

There are many well meaning Christians who will say that they are Holy Spirit led, yet what they think and say is only a product of human reasoning and opinion.  Jesus knew this was a problem, He even rebuked Peter. Matthew 16:23 says, “Jesus turned and said to Peter,...

Devout and God-Fearing

The counsel of God’s Word records the lives and work of devout, God fearing men.  These men received revelation from God, had a personal relationship with Christ and walked in step with the Holy Spirit. One such man was “Cornelius, a centurion… He and his family were...

Defeats Criticism

Over the course of time the Apostle Peter oversaw his work with the Lord in a way that showed spiritual maturity. He, like every servant of the Lord who is sent to bring forth a new work, faced criticism. The Book of Acts records one of the times when the cancer of...