Just before I was born-again in 1983, I served two terms as a State Legislator for the 28th Georgia House District. I was a Democrat. Years later I served as a Republican Presidential Appointee. Along the way I remember learning that God is greater than politics and that politics can become an idol.
Coming from a Christian family, who was very active in the 20th century Civil Rights Movement, we marched and some died for equality at the ballot box – the right to vote. So yes, I honor the privilege and responsibility of taking part of our electoral process.
Yet for far too many, the issue of voting is still shrouded in debate. Many are still asking: "Should Believers take part in the politics of...(more)
On June 1st this year, I had what I believe to be "a dream within a dream". For the most part, I was only an observer, yet it was so vivid and real that I felt it significant to share with the Body of Believers. The time of harvest is quickly approaching and we must be ready.
In this dream, the date was October 16th. I observed Kathryn Kuhlman standing on stage wearing her long, flowing white dress with her left arm outstretched. Her boney index finger was pointing at the audience as she began to prophesy:
"All those born on October 16th have a special anointing. And there's a special anointing being released to the Body and it's very powerful!"
The scene quickly changed and I was standing outside where I observed ancient, black wrought iron gates. They were rather scary looking because of their size and age. These ancient gates were perhaps twelve feet high and thirty feet in length. They were attached to a black stonewall on either side like a fortress. The gates had been closed and locked for...(more)
Ten-four (10-4) is a radio communication meaning "message received." On October 4th (10/4), the last day of Yom Kippur, I was awakened at 2 AM. God began to speak to me, making sense of things that have been happening and revealing some things to come.
Did you hear God? The Jewish holiday from Rosh Hashanah through Yom Kippur is a season that many people can hear God more clearly. Don't be disappointed if you did not hear God or have a spiritual experience. Sometimes subtle things happen that we do not pick up.
I have found that I hear God more clearly during this season, but it is often the weeks before and weeks after. Remember God is outside of time, and sometimes answers to our prayers seem...(more)