Is being “Slain in the Spirit” Biblical?

As you may have guessed, there’s much contention regarding this phenomenon of being “slain in the Spirit.” Is this a Biblical response to God’s presence?   Some write it off as a sensationalistic response while others categorize it as a demonic or manipulative practice. In Charismatic/ Pentecostal circles it is believed that when someone is … More Is being “Slain in the Spirit” Biblical?

God of Miracles

  Incredible stories of miraculous healings and deliverances are being repeatedly reported within in our community. Over the past few months, I’ve been amazed at the bold steps that been have been taken to see Jesus intervene in impossible situations. From interactions in Walmart, to salvations in Starbucks, to miracles in grocery store aisles, Holy … More God of Miracles

Son of God

There is an incredible reality that you can experience as an “heir” of God. That means all that belongs to the Father in this world and in the world to come has been given to you as His heir. Every concern of lack, hopelessness, sickness, or despair can be swallowed up in this reality. You … More Son of God

What Really Works?

I was a young preacher looking for the silver-bullet solution to grow a small youth group. I started with no formal training, but I had a lifetime of a preacher’s-kid experience to draw upon. I knew how mundane church life could be. Because of this, I began seeking answers; I needed to reach more teenagers. … More What Really Works?