THE FAILURE OF BRAVADO

Sometimes we think increased levels of volume or a certain way of acting is evidence of what is called “the anointing.” A true anointing is not of human origin or creation. It is not stagecraft. It is something the Spirit deposits in a life from the realm of eternity....

IT’S A BEAUTIFUL THING

Forgiveness is a challenging process. It is challenging because it can appear incomplete when it is granted.  The greatest challenge in the act of forgiveness comes when the condition of our hearts is revealed. We want those we consider guilty to suffer to...

Processing Prophetic Correction

I’ve had people, some in positions of leadership within the Church, occasionally challenge my right to prophesy. It comes with the territory. These challenges take place for a variety of reasons. In one instance what I said challenged a pastor’s role in his church. He...

We Can’t Outrun Some Things

There are some circumstances in life where we can’t outrun what is coming. In these situations, we are not left without a way of escape. With God, there is always another option. In Oregon where Jan and I live, if you take a trip to the coast you will notice signs...

The Thinning

A thinning is taking place. The layers placed between truth and deception designed to appeal to our lack of discernment and spiritual immaturity are beginning to thin. In some instances, the thinning has allowed people to see through the last remaining layer like...