Monthly Archives: June 2018

28 Jun, 2018

Activating Your Spiritual Senses

By |2018-06-28T14:26:30-05:00June 28th, 2018|James' Blog|0 Comments

When we surrender our senses to our Creator, He enhances them. Each of us needs to become a discerner—no matter what our personal background or specific gift or function in the body of Messiah. Although some believers are especially gifted as prophets, every follower of Jesus receives the gifts  of revelation and discernment. And every believer needs to use them! In fact, without discernment and sensitivity to the Holy Spirit, we cannot progress in our use of any of the gifts and callings. But when we do, the sky is the limit! As a kid growing  up in a [...]

21 Jun, 2018

Test the Spirits (Because They Don’t All Serve God)

By |2018-06-21T15:09:45-05:00June 21st, 2018|James' Blog|0 Comments

When you receive supernatural revelation, it is vital to discern—sometimes instantaneously—what to do with the revelation you receive. It is by practice that you learn to discern good and evil, and such discernment is of critical importance in the days in which we live. Don't Be Naive Not all revelation comes from God, and not even all of what appears to be spiritual comes from the Holy Spirit. 1 John 4:1 says, "Dear friends, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, because many false prophets have gone out into the [...]

14 Jun, 2018

Tell Your Heart to Sing Again

By |2018-06-14T15:19:55-05:00June 14th, 2018|James' Blog|1 Comment

“Be strong and let your heart take courage, all you who hope in the Lord.” Psalm 31:24, NASB The state of your heart is crucial when walking through a valley or a traumatic season in life. How you close one door in a time of transition makes a huge difference in how well you walk through the next door in your life’s journey. One thing is certain—when walking through a valley (see Psalm 23), you can’t afford to sit down in that low place and have a long-term pity party. Sometimes, you have to choose to put one foot [...]