Read Time: 4 minutes Have you ever received a prophetic word but were unsure how to respond to it? If it’s from the Lord, does it just automatically happen, or do you have a part to play? I want to give you five practical steps you can take when responding to a prophecy. Elijah the prophet demonstrates all five […]

What is spiritual impartation

Read Time: 4 minutes I ran across the patio of the lanai, leaped into the air, and landed a perfect cannonball in the shallow end of our pool, effectively soaking my kids before they could ease their way into the water. After Madelyn and Brooklyn finished their whiny protests of my dad-like harassment, they jumped into the pool with […]


Read Time: 2 minutes Have you ever been frustrated because another month ended and you didn’t accomplish your Bible-reading goals? Maybe you decided to read the New Testament or a specific book of the Bible and when the month ended your bookmark (whether real or digital) was still in the same place. Here are four tips that will assist […]

How standing in line can make you successful

Read Time: < 1 minute Recently, I was stuck in a massive line at the airport. Everyone hates lines, but they’re inevitable . . . so why not use them?   Many times we view waiting in lines as a waste of our time. I want to ask you a question; who’s really wasting your time?   I see so […]

Read Time: 3 minutes One of the things that has derailed our generation is the failure to manage the constant pull for our attention. Mobile apps, Netflix, Hulu, TV, movies, texts, video games, and work are a constant toll on our focus and our ability to effectively progress through life. Focus is one of the main keys for success. […]

The Michael Jordan effect by Ted Shuttlesworth Jr

Read Time: 2 minutes Joy is one of the most important elements you can develop as a leader. Paul explained that joy makes up 33% of God’s kingdom! (See Romans 14:17). Without joy, you’ll find yourself drained of strength (Nehemiah 8:10). It’s truly the fuel for victory.   Interestingly, a study published in the British Medical Journal, which followed […]

How to fail as a christian blog

Read Time: 3 minutes Many people don’t realize there’s a right way and a wrong way to live as a Christian. I’m not talking about living in sin. Every Christian has a God-given purpose that must be fulfilled. These five things will keep you from successfully accomplishing what God has called you to do. 1. Don’t Lead Anyone To […]

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