What Are Charismatic Spiritual Gifts?

Guidelines For Immature Believers: True Charismatic Spiritual Gifts, Maybe NOT What You Think The real charismatic gifts are not what you think! Romans 12 gives the list of charismatic gifts and they do not include tongues, healings, or uncontrolled laughs or signs. “Charis” is grace from the Greek language and “charisma” translates as “gift.” These … Read moreWhat Are Charismatic Spiritual Gifts?

Equipped To Serve: Spiritual Grace Gifts, One For Every Believer!

Guidelines For Immature Believers. Let’s first read from the Bible. 1 Corinthians 12:1, 4-6 1 Now concerning spiritual gifts, brethren, I do not want you to be ignorant: 4 There are diversities of gifts, but the same Spirit. 5 There are differences of ministries, but the same Lord. 6 And there are diversities of activities, … Read moreEquipped To Serve: Spiritual Grace Gifts, One For Every Believer!

Guidelines For Leaders: Are You Really God’s Friend?

Are you God’s friend? Jesus said to his disciples… “Greater love has no one than this, than to lay down one’s life for his friends. You are My friends if you do whatever I command you. No longer do I call you servants, for a servant does not know what his master is doing; but … Read moreGuidelines For Leaders: Are You Really God’s Friend?

The Dangers of False Preachers and Teachers

“Be wary of false preachers who smile a lot, dripping with practiced sincerity. Chances are they are out to rip you off some way or other. Don’t be impressed with charisma; look for character.” [Matt 7:15 (MSG)] Introduction: I know it sounds negative to your ears in this day of tolerance thinking, but God warns … Read moreThe Dangers of False Preachers and Teachers

Does It Matter Who Our Friends Are?

Introduction: When a person begins to follow Jesus, our Lord God wants his narrow road followers to take responsibility by making major life changes. No longer can you be a selfish individual, following your dreams and living your life, but instead you are required to enlarge your perspective and live in the counterculture of Jesus. … Read moreDoes It Matter Who Our Friends Are?