Have you run into an undercover angel? Can you sense the presence of angels you cannot see?
I hadn’t received a significant personal prophecy from the Lord in years—nor was I looking for one. While I used to crave prophetic words as a young Christian, I’ve learned not look to man as a mediator to deliver messages from God.
That said, I value personal prophetic ministry. That’s one reason we have prophecy rooms every Friday night at the Awakening House of Prayer. A prophetic word delivered in due season can change someone’s life (see Prov. 15:23). And when we’re going through mega trials that are rocking our emotions, it can be difficult to discern the will of the Lord.
The purpose of New Testament prophecy is to edify, comfort and exhort (see 1 Cor. 14:3). Personal prophecy can build you up when the enemy is tearing you down. Personal prophecy can comfort you during an instant crisis or a prolonged storm. Personal prophecy can exhort you to take action—and inspire the faith in you to run to the battle line.
R&B singer R Kelly flat out denies allegations he’s holding young women in an “abusive cult” that brainwashes women. Kelly’s attorney is working “diligently and forcibly to pursue his accusers and clear his name.”
I won’t accuse or defend Kelly. I will use this opportunity to dive into the world of Christian cults.
Although God is the same today, yesterday and forever, He’s always moving. Recently, the Lord started talking to me about a movement of movements and then I started seeing movements birthing left and right.
There’s Lou Engle’s Rise Up women’s movement. Scott Nary’s 420 Fire power evangelism movement. The Reach Initiative’s young prophet’s movement.…
When I first got saved, my eyes were opened to the reality of angels. I was living in Ozark—a small town in Alabama that was essentially my wilderness place—and diligently looking for a church to call my home when I found a Pentecostal congregation that was radical in its faith.
The first time I walked through the doors, I saw a display of…
We know the enemy is launching fiery darts at the saints, but the Lord showed me demonic fiery darts are no match for the divine arrows from heaven.…