by Pastor Joe Flores I believe that we are living in times where more than ever before true hearted people of faith want and need a powerful experience with God. Every day I am more convinced than ever that people are tired of "church" services that are little more than religious exercise. Entertainment "church" gets old fast, when your heart really needs a Word from God. Religious entertainment is a poor substitute for an authentic, life changing, move of God.
by Pastor Joe Flores Today, I had several conversations with people I just met that proved two very powerful truths to me. You've probably heard people say, usually in a pejorative (negative) context, "there's a church on every corner".My conversations today convinced me that:
by Traci R. Wade-Bradford A really good friend, called me about a mistake he felt he had made. Once we talked it through, I showed him how he allowed fear and opposition from others to detour him from something that he felt compelled by the Lord to do.
by Pastor Joe Flores In a previous post I reference "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People" by Stephen Covey. Well, for those of you who love shortcuts, I found an old article from Forbes Magazine dated, 7/24/2012 called "The Only Thing You Need To Remember About the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People" by Forbes writing contributor, Eric Jackson. This article was written a week after Stephen Covey had passed away. Jackson whittles Covey's "7 Habits" down to 2 nuggets of timeless wisdom.
by Joycelyn Harrison Henson Nigh see!!! I was keekeeing when I heard Rev. Creflo Dollar was soliciting funds for an airplane. I kind of thought it was a joke, as I actually thought he already owned a plane. But I also thought: If he does not already own one, then maybe he does not need one. Surely he could sit comfortably in economy, business, or first class.