Topic: Revival

The Vision of the Anointed

Note: Normally I limit my word count in this blog to what a half letter-size piece of paper would hold. This article, however, is “long form” – intentionally longer. I’m happy to discuss it in person with you.  Introduction I don’t know if Thomas Sowell is a Christian, but he is a keen observer of …

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Habits of Hope

We’ve been at this lockdown thing since St. Patrick’s Day – enough time to drop old habits, and pick up new ones. I therefore invite you to begin assessing the habits in your life, and make wise plans for exiting the lockdown with the right ones.  How do we determine if a habit is “right”?  …

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Wake Up! – Jim Rallens

Revelation 3:1-6 (ESV) “And to the angel of the church in Sardis write: ‘The words of him who has the seven spirits of God and the seven stars. I know your works. You have the reputation of being alive, but you are dead.  Wake up, and strengthen what remains and is about to die, for I have not found your …

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Praying for Revival

Here’s a video version of this post Greetings, Grace Church! Easter has come and gone, and it’s Monday, but not like any other Monday in recent memory. We’re still under lockdown orders, and there is some question now of how long this situation will last. Public debate is increasing.  In the meantime, we find ourselves …

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Up All Night, to Bear Good Fruit

Luke’s record of Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount (Luke 12) – probably preached by the Lord in more than one more place and time – directs us helpfully, in our church’s present season.  First, we see the singular importance of prayer. Jesus prays all night – v. 12 – just before making the big decision of …

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