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Prophetic Horizons

Aligning people with their God-Defined identity.

I JUST SAW THIS

I just saw a dramatic image in the Spirit. Because it was so graphic and visual, I took note of the time - 6:19 am on the West Coast. I saw our nation begin a freefall toward a place of destruction. In the midst of the freefall, I saw the hand of God reach into the...

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NO WINNERS

There’s a saying in the self-defense world that “The winner of a knife fight goes to the hospital.” The implication is the loser goes to the graveyard. There is another kind of knife fight that takes place in a different realm than on the mean streets of a city. That...

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LOUD AND UNCOMFORTABLE

When I was a young boy growing up in a Baptist church, the format of our Sunday morning service was programmed and predictable. In the weekly sameness, something did take place that would occasionally interrupt the placid flow of our Sunday gathering. When it...

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A GENTLE ANSWER

A GENTLE ANSWER

In a world where angry memes and gotcha retorts have taken center stage in our social discourse, we have been offered another option, an option that can turn away wrath and anger. That option is a gentle answer. NASA has launched what is called the DART probe (Double...

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THE GIVING LIFE

THE GIVING LIFE

Atop a panoramic overlook above our home stands a tree beside a trail. For the last 20 years, I have hiked past the tree and noticed increasing numbers of people take it upon themselves to carve their initials into the tree. It is causing damage to the tree and in...

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THE JEOPARDY OF OVER-CORRECTION

There’s a lot of over-correction taking place in our world. We all have strong opinions and interpretations about how we should live life and in what direction we should be moving. Like a vehicle traveling at a high speed and its driver trying to avoid an obstacle in...

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A REFURBISHED FAITH

A REFURBISHED FAITH

Jan and I have lived in our small cottage for the last 20 years. We have done a lot of work on our home and property over the years but never did much in the kitchen. About a month ago, we decided our kitchen cabinets needed a fresh coat of paint. We hired a...

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WHAT LIES BENEATH

WHAT LIES BENEATH

“The time is coming when everything that is covered up will be revealed, and all that is secret will be made known to all” (Luke 12:2). As the American Southwest sinks deeper into what has been described as a mega-drought, Lake Mead in Nevada is drying up. The...

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WHERE DO WE START?

WHERE DO WE START?

As I walked behind a local post office, I snapped this picture. These are not over-flowing garbage dumpsters. They are postal bins containing packages ready to be loaded into postal carriers' vehicles. After taking the photo, I sensed the Lord was speaking. He wanted...

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PROFOUNDLY SIMPLE

A few years ago, someone spent their entire blog broadcast discrediting my ministry. One of the main points of criticism was that I used too many life stories to illustrate a biblical truth or prophetic insight. He thought my illustrative parables made me somehow...

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AGAINST ALL ODDS

AGAINST ALL ODDS

In the Kentucky Derby, a horse called Rich Strike, a late entry, won the race in a come from behind victory that stunned onlookers. The announcer was so focused on the two lead horses he could not see what was about to take place.  To his shock and the...

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CONFRONTING DEMONS

We have been programmed to see a Hollywood version of demonic activity and view it as entertainment. Those dramatic physical manifestations can be real and part of hell making itself known, but they are rare instances and rarely reveal the controlling spirit behind...

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MOTHERS – WE LOVE AND HONOR YOU!

In some circles, it has become socially chic to downplay or even demean Mother’s Day. Don’t buy into it. Honoring mothers is a higher road to take even if our personal journey has been painful. Moms, we love you and we are so grateful for the sacrifices you made to...

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ALL IS NOT LOST

All is not lost when God is invited into our turmoil. He has a way of turning what seems to be an impossible situation, one without hope or direction, into a place of unimaginable joy.

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