Organic Church by Frank Viola
Nov05

Organic Church by Frank Viola

You would think by now that most people would understand these terms but not so. Most Church Leaders still see the organic church as something of a fad to hitch your cart up to. The reality is nothing organic can live with something that is birthed out of a human even a human with good intentions. Editor Jose L. Bosque I’ve been using the term “organic church” since 1993. In my book Reimagining Church, I point out that T....

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4 Fatal Flaws that Ruin Christian Ministers by Lee Grady
Oct16

4 Fatal Flaws that Ruin Christian Ministers by Lee Grady

Our movement began unraveling a few years ago because of flawed leadership. We will not recover until we clean up our act. I spend a lot of time investing in young leaders—and I constantly urge them to learn from the mistakes we made in the previous move of God. I appreciate the positive things the Holy Spirit did during the charismatic movement, but we made a mess because we didn’t lead with integrity. The apostle Paul gave us...

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The Study to Show Yourself Approved Misinterpretation by Steve Crosby
Oct09

The Study to Show Yourself Approved Misinterpretation by Steve Crosby

You Can’t “Study” to be an “Approved and Unashamed” Workman! Have you ever met someone who was a walking-talking Bible encyclopedia, yet unlike Christ in very pronounced ways, lacking the aroma of Christ? It is all too common among fundamentalists and evangelicals, who erroneously believe that “studying the Bible” is how one is “approved unto God” based on 2 Tim 2:15. A basic premise of “studying the Bible” is originality: that is,...

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The Financial Shutdown of the Church in America
Oct08

The Financial Shutdown of the Church in America

For years the Church in America has been going off course. The foundations upon which most Christian congregations operate on today are rotten to the core. The Lord Jesus Christ, the Head of the Church, has had enough. The Lord’s love now requires Him to act on behalf of His Bride. It is for that reason that the church coffers have begun to dwindle. It comes as no surprise to many. Preachers may rant and rave and do everything they...

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The Joy of Having No Reputation – by Frank Viola
Sep30

The Joy of Having No Reputation – by Frank Viola

Early in my Christian life, I sometimes thought about how many of us Christians would follow Jesus if we lived during His time? I was mainly thinking about the possibility of being killed for our faith, just like most of the apostles were. However, after I began reading church history and got to know some people whom God was using mightily in my own lifetime, my question shifted from the threat of death to something else. Imagine . ....

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