Dynamic Worship or Worship Manipulation? by Steve Crosby
Sep12

Dynamic Worship or Worship Manipulation? by Steve Crosby

Sometimes out of our innocence, and other times out of our naiveté, the church fails to exercise her God-given abilities of discernment, and ends up labeling things as “God,” just because they may be numerically or financially successful.  Jesus nor Paul would be “successes” under that measuring stick. Let’s consider some common “leadership” principles that can be effectively used  to accomplish great things, without the Holy Spirit’s...

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Healthy Fathering God’s Original Design for Making Disciples
Sep01

Healthy Fathering God’s Original Design for Making Disciples

First let me make it clear that my use of the term “spiritual father” as it relates to earthly fathers is intended to be gender neutral while carrying a specific relational truth. As I use or imply the words “spiritual fathers” and/or “spiritual sons” in this article my full intention is that you, the reader, would view these words to mean sons and daughters of our heavenly Father – the children of God. Women are Sons in the Kingdom...

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God’s Favor is more than Human Success
May16

God’s Favor is more than Human Success

This article is about the blessing of being a favored son of the Father. I don’t need to explain what human success is. We are bombarded by this generation’s thirst for success at any price on a daily basis. Management “How To” books fly off the shelves at bookstores everywhere as everyone wants that new secret that they have been missing. This illness has also invaded the Christian ranks under the guise of wisdom but its true root is...

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IMPACT America 2013
Feb14

IMPACT America 2013

Here we are at the beginning of 2013 and this morning I began my yearly reading in the Acts of the Apostles of the New Testament. Some things haven’t changed much after 2000 years. The disciples asked “Will you restore the Kingdom to Israel?” I can hear them today “Will you remove Obama and promote the Republican platform?” as if somehow the advancement of God’s Kingdom is tied to earthly political jockeying. Religions Failure to...

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