Ministry Resources

Devotionals

Day 51: The Power for a Victorious Christian Life and Evangelism

The greatest miracle that we experience in our lives should be to come to believe in Jesus and become the children of God. Whoever believes…

Devotionals

Day 50: The Holy Spirit: Our Father’s Gift

I love prizes. I love giving them. I love getting them. For me it’s all about finding the perfect prize. That prize that will tell another…

Devotionals

Day 49: When the Spirit Falls!

In a world full of moral relativism, cultural decadence, spiritual apathy and ecclesiastical lukewarmness, there exists good news; The Holy…

Devotionals

Day 48: Speaking with One Voice

The dynamic of foreign languages was birthed at the tower of Babel when God scattered a disobedient people who were on the verge of…

Devotionals

Day 47: The Origin of the Anointing

After Moses led the people of Israel out of Egypt, God instituted priests and elders to help him govern. To set these leaders apart, God…

Devotionals

Day 46: A 21st Century Pentecost

The outpouring of the Holy Spirit on the Day of Pentecost as recorded in Acts 2 changed the Church, and the Church changed the world. The…

Devotionals

Day 45: Preparing Jerusalem For Their King

God is looking for people to prepare Jerusalem for the King. I believe the day of the Messiah’s return is not far away. The world is…

Devotionals

Day 44: Prayerfulness

Prayerfulness can be described as a “culture” of prayer––what we engender and who we are, not just what we do. In the same way that…

Devotionals

Day 43: The Holy Spirit

The Korean church might be one of the most conspicuous evidences in our modern world that when the Holy Spirit empowers any people, a great…

Devotionals

Day 42: No Laborers, No Rain

This passage, I feel, holds a very interesting spiritual principle that, if we would apply it, could yield maximum fruit in the…

Devotionals

Day 41: Speaking In Tongues

How is it possible that some of us in the Church have reduced one of the most glorious experiences of grace in the Christian life to simply…

Devotionals

Day 40: The Revealer of Truth

  The Holy Spirit is amazing! As the revealer of all truth, He confirms God’s Word within our hearts. This third person of the Trinity…

Devotionals

Day 39: The Birthday of the Church

Pentecost Sunday is very special to all of us here in Australia because on this very day in 1606, our nation was declared to be the “Great…

Devotionals

Day 38: The Final Emphasis

We come now to another lesson that Jesus taught His disciples about the Holy Spirit. The Holy Spirit will glorify Jesus. The promise of…

Devotionals

Day 37: “With – Or “In” And “Upon”

Here is a lesson Jesus taught His followers about the Holy Spirit. The Holy Spirit is a resident counselor. The Greek word here is…

Featured Video

Facing An Unexpected Illness

If you are battling illness in your life, you know what it means to feel strength fade and hope dim. It is hard for a healthy person to…

Read More
Article

Shards: Chapter 23

Elisabel waited for the impending reproach. She’d spoken too freely, overstepped her bounds, and she’d receive a glare, perhaps a harsh…

Article

Shards: Chapter 22

Dad stepped inside Grandma Leona’s house, bearing the unknown object covered with cloth––some memento of Mom’s that he’d held…

Article

Shards: Chapter 21

Elisabel’s head snapped upward. Dad gaped down at her and the items around her: suitcase, another packed bag, coat thrown onto her luggage.…

Article

Shards: Chapter 20

Elisabel stared up at the peeling sign: Riverbed Ceramics. How many days had passed since she’d been home? If she could even consider…

Article

Shards: Chapter 19

“Are you okay? Do you need cookies?” Elisabel lowered the volume on her phone as Gwen’s voice pounded into her ear. “Nah, it’s okay.” She…

Article

Shards: Chapter 18

An unfamiliar number flashed on Elisabel’s screen. She frowned. That area code…. It looked strangely familiar…. Eh, she didn’t need to…

Article

Shards: Chapter 17

Elisabel clutched the plastic bag in shaking hands and stared at the door in front of her. Knock. Just knock. But she couldn’t seem to lift…

Article

Shards: Chapter 16

Elisabel staggered into Gwen’s kitchen, having just woken up from yet another nap. It seemed that all she wanted to do was sleep––that and…

Article

Shards: Chapter 15

Elisabel’s throbbing head dragged her back into consciousness. Her eyelids were puffy and stiff, unable to be moved. She tried to think…

Article

Shards: Chapter 14

Elisabel pulled into the parking lot outside Riverbed Ceramics. She couldn’t shake off the feeling that she’d missed something important,…

Article

Alene- Chapter 13

The two came down the side of the mountain. Alene looked ahead and all she could see were rolling hills, pasty-leaved trees, green grass,…

Article

The “Un”happy Meal

Lukis, my first grandson, has a beautiful baby sister named Karli. To celebrate her first birthday, we decided to eat at one of their…

Article

The Power of “As If”

There is a school of behavior therapy that encourages a client to act as if something is true, no matter how strange or impossible such a…

Article

The Ordinary Extraordinary Life

When you read or hear the word “ordinary”, how do you respond? Does it inspire you to finally tackle things on your to-do list? This…

Article

The Empty Head

Billy told his mother he had a stomachache. His mother explained, “It’s almost dinner time and you haven’t eaten in a while. Your stomach…