Learning to Hear When God Speaks

I've had many people say to me, "I'm having trouble hearing the voice of God. How can I learn to...
5 Keys to Success at Work

5 Keys to Success at Work

I believe God’s people should be the most influential and successful in every setting in which they find themselves. That was certainly true of Daniel in the court of Babylon. He was working in a pagan system surrounded by ungodly people, yet he prospered and was...

Prayer Still Changes Things

Prayer Still Changes Things

The earth is groaning for change from heaven. Conditions often appear overwhelming and even dangerous, but that doesn’t change the fact that prayer changes things. You and I have authority from above to take our stand and bring change to this earth! One type of prayer...

Summer Prayer Notes 2017: How to Pray for Israel

Summer Prayer Notes 2017: How to Pray for Israel

This is an unchanging spiritual truth set forth clearly in Scripture: Those who bless the nation of Israel will be blessed. Yet, I find as I travel and minister that a startling percentage of Christians aren’t doing anything about that truth. It’s not that they don’t...

The American Flag

The American Flag

The flag represents this nation—the United States of America. Old Glory. Why do you think it's called Old Glory? Glory is the manifested presence of God, is it not? Our Christian Heritage This country was founded as a Christian nation; it is based on the Christian...

God’s Vision For Your Life

God’s Vision For Your Life

Your Impact on the World Around You An essential part of God’s plan for you involves your life’s impact for Christ on others in the world. I call this “occupational vision.” Webster’s Dictionary defines the word occupation simply as, “one’s primary business or...

How To De-Stress Your Life

How To De-Stress Your Life

If you could make your job less stressful, would you? I’m sure everyone would answer that question the same way—yes! For the average person, life continues to get more complex, stressful, and frenzied. Anything that can be done to decrease stress is a blessing. One of...

Fellowship With The Holy Spirit

Fellowship With The Holy Spirit

Did you know you can develop yourself spiritually to the point where you interact with the Lord not just when you read the Bible, pray, or go to church, but when you're eating breakfast, getting dressed, driving to work, cooking dinner, or doing anything else? You...

It’s Your Move

It’s Your Move

The principle of response is vital to spiritual progress. You see, our walk with God is kind of like a game of checkers. He moves. Then we move. What is the purpose of your life as a Christian? Have you ever thought about that? I have. Back when I was first born...

Desire

Desire

“Delight thyself also in the Lord; and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart” (Ps. 37:4). The Lord says in Psalms 37:4 that He “will give you the desires of your heart.” Notice this has a two-fold understanding. First, it means that God will fulfill, or bring...

Because One Man Prayed

Because One Man Prayed

Whenever I think about a person who rolled up his sleeves and did the work of praying for his nation, I think about Daniel. In Daniel's day, the nation of Israel was living under the rule of Babylon. They'd been in captivity for 70 years because of their disobedience...