3 Practical Points You Should Know About Spiritual Gifts

Unlocking the “Grace Gifts” of the Holy Spirit

It is not in the scope of this short post to go over the “gifts” of the Holy Spirit that are granted to each believer. There are three main “lists” of these gifts1 in the Bible. Each passage identifies several gifts that the Holy Spirit gives to believers—God’s children—to use in their lives. All of […]

3 Practical Points You Should Know About Spiritual Gifts

Exposing Error

How to Recognize False Teachers

If Balaam lived among today’s evangelicals, he would be considered a great man. His public sayings would be widely known, and his “ministry” would have great impact (Numbers 22:6). In his day, Balaam was also known for his “prayer power.” That is, when he spoke to the Lord, Balaam usually got an answer (Numbers 22:8, 18, […]

Exposing Error

Spiritual Warfare: Take Up the Sword

Wielding a Weapon that Saves Lives

In the battle which we are expected to wage against the principalities and the powers of this world as instructed in the famous charge in Ephesians 6, only one attack weapon is given to us. It is here identified as “the word of God.” How can we fight the battles of spiritual warfare? And take […]

Spiritual Warfare Weapon

Spiritual Warfare: Satan’s Strategy

Combating the Assault on the Authority of God's Word

God’s Word is under attack! The foundations of Scripture are being shaken by the world’s philosophical atheism, continually being stirred by the Arch Enemy and the ”rulers of the darkness”. What is Satan’s strategy? But I fear, lest somehow, as the serpent deceived Eve by his craftiness, so your minds may be corrupted from the […]

Satan's Strategy

3 Reasons to Use Your Gifts

Purpose for Every Christian in the Church

But unto every one of us is given grace according to the measure of the gift of Christ (Ephesians 4:7). The “grace” that is given (Greek charis) is a distribution by the Holy Spirit of “gifts” (same Greek word) to every believer (I Corinthians 12:4–11). Why should you use your gifts? Seventeen different “gifts” are listed in three […]

use your gifts