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Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Is There Any Wonder Why?

The Bible never instructs us to 'read' it. It instructs us to study it to show ourselves approved. There are plenty of folks who can quote scripture without having the slightest idea of what it is saying. Memorizing scripture is pointless unless, through study, the words come alive and God speaks to you! This is what 'hearing the (written) word of God' is all about and is the foundation of faith - according to scripture. A natural hunger for the word of God has become my measuring stick of true salvation because it is completely natural to absolutely crave the word of Him who has saved you.
That being said, a recent study by the Barna Group shows that 95% of confessing Christians never even read a line of scripture between Sundays. Is it any wonder why the majority of the body are powerless, ill-equipped infants in the word, prayer life and relationship with our loving Father? Is it any wonder why the majority of 'believers' lack faith and trust in God? Is it any wonder why the church by and large, doesn't see miracles? Is it any wonder why sin and repentance isn't being preached in pulpits? Is it any wonder why these things, which should be every day occurrences, have been replaced with a watered down, weak, feel-good false gospel? Is it any wonder why church leaders can see abomination to God being made the law of the land and remain silent? Is it any wonder why face-before-God vertical worship has been replaced by rock concerts as 'worship'? Is it any wonder why the weakened church isn't reaching the lost young people in our communities? Is it any wonder why we have reached an all-time low in morals in this country? Is it any wonder why there are millions of people that call themselves 'Christians' with zero evidence of fruit and no change from the old man to the new, who are like the wind, blown here and there with every false doctrine that comes down the pike?
The word says that the way is narrow and that he who endures to the end will be saved. Is there any wonder why?

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Confronting Powerless Christianity

You may think these words were written by a minister, a prophet or an evangelist...
"Today, in many of our churches, it's all about making people feel good about themselves, all about the coming breakthrough (probably financial), all about fulfilling our personal dreams. But what about the biblical gospel? What about the fact that one day we'll have to give account to God for our lives? What about the judgment that will come on the whole world? What about the reality that "the wages of sin is death" (Rom. 6:23)? What about the fact that Jesus saves us from our sins so that we will live the rest of our lives for Him? I'm all for preaching hope and encouragement and love, but that is not the whole message. What happened to the rest of God's holy Word?"
...but they were not. They were written by secular rapper, Kendrick Lamar. If an unsaved, worldly musician can make this kind of observation about today's church, is it any wonder why we're not reaching millennials, why there is no power in the pulpits? The church, by and large, has stopped preaching truth and is tickling ears with a weak, watered down gospel that stimulates no one to the fear of God. We have traded the preaching of repentance of sin and God's judgment for fear of hurt feelings over the truth and therefore there are millions of walking dead who believe they have been saved by a feel good, watered down, Christ-less gospel of mamby-pamby Christianity. What have we done!

Monday, May 8, 2017

The Harvest is Coming!

Word - The Harvest is Coming!

First I want to say that I have no claims to the office of Prophet. In fact I don't even consider myself to be 'prophetic' as I have no regular anointing in this area. I was called by way of personal visitation by Christ as an Evangelist/Teacher and that's what I am.
That being said, In May of 2012 I was woken at 4AM and given a word that 'something big was coming', which was echoed by many starting a few months later. The word came with the year 2015 and had nothing to do with the blood moons that seemed to be the focus of so many at the time. The word was specifically for church leaders and about a great shaking in the body that would cause great division, a call to repentance and a need to get back to basics in teaching and equipping the body for what was coming. I saw rioting in the streets and fires of protest and destruction burning. At the time I asked the Lord to give this to someone else, someone who could actually do something with it as I had no influence. His answer was to promote me, five days later, to a position at work where all I did was communicate with pastors all day, every day. As a result, that word was spread to over 10,000 churches globally with 3,000 receiving it in one day as a result of God putting me in the right place at the right time - an international pastors conference in Miami attended by over 3,000 pastors. The word came to fruition in June of 2015 with the adoption of same sex marriage as law of the land. Sadly, there was no mass crying out from church leadership, no Christian march on Washington, no screaming from the pulpits. For the most part, the church was asleep and remains so, taking the demonic in stride. The result has been entire denominations altering their doctrines to not only accommodate the demonic but going so far as ordaining and posting outspoken gay 'pastors' on a global scale.
At the time and up until about 2 months ago, I thought well, that was that...and then came another word. I was again woken at 4AM with the words "It's not over". The Lord's message this time is that the demonic roots that had been allowed to take hold would continue to grow and turn violent, with leadership in threat of their lives. The message also said that there was a great revival ahead the likes of which have not been seen since the Jesus People movement in the 60's and 70's and even that will pale in comparison. Also, there was going to be a shaking or sifting within the church - ungodly leadership was going to be exposed.
We're seeing two of these things being played out now. The demonically driven left has not only not given up but the spirit of insanity seems to be gathering steam, with more protests in the street against anything representing right or saneness...and talk of things getting more violent. What is right has seemingly been permanently labelled as wrong by many and what is wrong has been accepted as right...and *still* church leadership is silent for the most part. But the unrighteous church leadership is being exposed, with one of the most recent being Chris Hill of The Potter's House megachurch in Denver, exposed to having an affair with a married parishioner and not being in the least interested in reconciling with his wife, blatant disobedience. God is cleaning house. The entire globe is in seeming chaos - but I know and the Lord wants the body to know that we are on the brink of tremendous revival and an outpouring of the Holy Spirit on a grand scale. The harvest is coming! Amen.

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