What is the Gift of Tongues (Speaking in Tongues) and What Does the Bible Say About It?

In this blog post we are going to explore a pretty controversial topic in the Bible: the gift of tongues, which is still in operation in the church today. Over the next couple of blog posts, I will try to … Read More

The Purpose of the Gift of Discerning of Spirits (with Examples from the Bible)

In my previous blog post, “What is the gift of discerning of spirits?”, I covered quite a bit of ground as to what this gift is and what it is not. In this blog post, I want to share some … Read More

What is the Gift of Discerning of Spirits?

The gift of discerning of spirits has been so misinterpreted and misused in the Body of Christ over the years that a huge amount of damage has been done to so many people within the church. Therefore, I am going … Read More

The Gifts of Healing – Learn What They Are (with Examples from the Bible) and How to Operate in This Gift

The Gifts of Healing are Different from the Working of Miracles As detailed in my previous blog post, the working of miracles are usually instantaneous, but healings can be either gradual or instantaneous dependent on what the Lord is wanting … Read More

What is the Spiritual Gift of Faith?

Did you know there are different kinds of faith referred to in the New Testament? The faith that comes by hearing the voice and Word of God. – Romans 10:17 The faith that is essential for salvation aka “saving faith” … Read More

What is the Spiritual Gift of the Word of Wisdom? (1 Corinthians 12:8)

Wisdom is directive; knowledge is informative. Wisdom and knowledge are interdependent; however, wisdom needs knowledge upon which to act. Knowledge must be directed by wisdom. Words of wisdom are also associated with the knowledge of Scripture that produces conviction, unanimity, … Read More

What is a Word of Knowledge? A Description and Some Examples

In my last blog post, I covered the very basics of the 9 gifts of the Holy Spirit and I broke them down into their three distinct areas or categories. I stated that all the gifts of the Holy Spirit … Read More

Are the Gifts of the Holy Spirit Still Active Today? What the Bible Says

Let’s begin by looking at some of the most common perceptions expressed by people when asked, “Are the gifts of the Holy Spirit still active today?” Many common perceptions and beliefs about spiritual gifts are: The gifts of the Spirit … Read More

How to Demolish Strongholds (2 Corinthians 10:4)

“The weapons we fight with are not the weapons of the world. On the contrary, they have divine power to demolish strongholds.” – 2 Corinthians 10:4 NIV Last week’s blog post started the topic of how God heals our hearts from past … Read More

Your Family History Doesn’t Define Your Destiny (The Story of Gideon)

We see so many times in the history of our own families and our countries how the same destructive situations affect people generation after generation.  In Scripture too, we see that past circumstances created such malice, anger and hurt that affected multiple generations of God’s people. … Read More

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