Is Being Slain in the Spirit Biblical?

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Written by David Hernandez Yes, it is, and I’ll tell you why it is. But before I can present the “why”, I must define the “what”. There are many different terms coined for the manifestation of which I write: Slain in the Spirit, Falling Under the Power, overwhelmed in God’s presence, etc. Many believe that the phenomenon is either purely …

Should Christians Celebrate Halloween?

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The air is getting freaky. The days are getting shorter. Halloween is around the corner. Americans are expected to spend $9.1 billion on Halloween. Costumers will spend $86.13 on average to gear up. According to World Book Encyclopedia, “Halloween developed from an ancient pagan festival celebrated by Celtic people over 2,000 years ago in the area that is now the …

Martha Mindset, Mary Heartset

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Mary dropped everything and sat at the feet of Jesus and listened to his teachings, without a care in the world. Sounds like a dream for all of us Martha’s, being able to sit and have a time to be still sounds unrealistic to people who love being busy but what if i told you that Mary was the answer to Martha’s problems.

The Society of God

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A Christian concept of God is that he is one being in three co-equal Persons. We call this the Trinity, and it has profound implications for our lives, relationships, and the universe. Love is not God, but the Bible reveals that God is love because He is a community, not a single person.

Week 2 Recap: Prayer & Faith

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September 29, 2019 to October 5, 2019 The next step towards building a foundation in Jesus is to learn about prayer and how to have faith. In this week’s lesson, interns learned about forming a prayer life, the importance of faith, and how to build their faith. Class lessons include teachings on the process of prayer, power of prayer, how …

Week 1 Recap: Basics of the Bible

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September 25, 2019 – September 27, 2019

This week, interns took two days to go over orientation and spent the rest of the week diving into the basic foundational truths of the Bible. Interns were taught the relationship between science and the Bible and how it proves it is true. Interns also, learned about the power of the Bible, the functions of the Holy Spirit, and the significance of salvation.

No Money, No Honey

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Then the Lord God took the man and put him in the garden of Eden to tend and keep it. Genesis 2:15 When God created Adam, He placed him in the garden. This speaks of God’s presence. Adam was also made in God’s image – this speaks of identity. Before Eve came into his life, God gave Adam a job. …

Discovering God in the Detour

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As we think about a variety of landscapes that God takes us through in the Christian life, we consider the detour. Detours come in many different shapes and sizes, but all of them share one thing in common: We didn‚Äôt see them coming. They catch us off-guard, leaving us frustrated, confused, curious, even heart-broken. We question why things had to …

Worship Leaders: God and Your Gift

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When I was a little girl I dreamed of singing for thousands of people on the biggest stages and traveling all around the world. Despite my tendency to be shy at times, I was still thrilled and often overwhelmed with elaborate daydreams of being a great entertainer for all to see and enjoy. However, throughout my life the Lord has …

The Crooked Line of Jesus

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Jesus was born King of the Jews. In fact, he was King of the universe. If it had been me, I would have chosen to do things completely differently. In fact, I probably would never have been born into this wicked, dirty world at all. I think I would have just descended in a cloud, maybe with some fire and …

Born Identity

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A young girl once asked her mom, ‚ÄúWhere did we come from?‚Äù The mother replied, ‚ÄúWe came from God; we were made in His image and likeness.‚Äù The young girl wanted to get a second opinion, so she went to her father and asked the same question. Her father, without hesitation, said, ‚ÄúWe came from monkeys. It started off with …

Begin Your Day with REST, not CAFFEINE

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When I developed the habit of waking up early for prayer, it didn‚Äôt start with simply waking up early. It was about going to sleep early. I had to change the time I went to sleep if I wanted to keep my habit of waking up early for devotions. Otherwise, I knew it would not last for more than a …