We need to realize the battle we have in our lives is a war over our DOUBT and our FAITH. In Heb. 11:1, we’re told our faith has 2-parts. First, it’s the assurance of things hoped for…what this means is our faith must declare with confidence and certainty that what we’re asking will happen. Second,Continue reading “God is Faithful”
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A Rendering Is Coming!
I’ve heard the prophets say 2020 is going to be a time of completion. The fact is in Hebrew numerology the number 20 is a sign of “Completion”. The question I have is, what’s going to be completed? That’s when I heard the Holy Spirit say a transformation: completed in the lives of His saints.Continue reading “A Rendering Is Coming!”
God’s Peace Part II: What Happens When You Fail to Choose It?
Matthew 25:14-30 Do you realize the Holy Spirit has entrusted to you, your abilities and gifts, with a commission to invest and increase His Kingdom through your life? Two of the three servants understood the Master’s Heart; the third misunderstood who the Master was and what He desired. It’s true, God gives abilities and giftsContinue reading “God’s Peace Part II: What Happens When You Fail to Choose It?”
God’s Peace: The Best Gift
Do you know what one of the most powerful gifts of the Holy Spirit is? The answer may surprise you, it did me! As I read 1 Cor. 12, I found the answer in the very last verse (vs.31). Today, many believers are desiring to be used by the Spirit and function in the giftsContinue reading “God’s Peace: The Best Gift”
Pride Cometh Before a Fall
God said, “Pride has to go for true Godly praise to occur.” How many of you have fallen short of what you expected of yourself or what others expected of you? (You can bet the farm): pride came before that fall. James 4:6 states, “He resists (a Greek sport term for being on the oppositeContinue reading “Pride Cometh Before a Fall”
Dr. Victor Alinen
It seems I’ve been a teacher my whole life. Starting as a counselor in a local Mukilteo, Washington high school. I found myself desiring to see people set free from all the dysfunctions that were going on in their lives. Seeking that goal, our family moved to another state where I taught high school historyContinue reading “Dr. Victor Alinen”