The Signs of a True Apostle Rick Renner Truly the signs of an apostle were wrought among you…. — 2 Corinthians 12:12 Today we’ll look further at the indicators the apostle Paul listed that point to a true apostolic call on a person’s life. The Holy Spirit inspired Paul to inform the Church of these … More The Signs of a True Apostle
Supernatural Patience and Endurance Rick Renner Truly the signs of an apostle were wrought among you in all patience…. — 2 Corinthians 12:12 Here is an important fact to know about the apostolic ministry: God didn’t leave it to us to guess who is a true apostle and who is not! I’m thankful for that! … More Supernatural Patience and Endurance
ow Many Apostles Are Named in the New Testament? Rick Renner And He Himself gave some to be apostles…. — Ephesians 4:11 NKJV Today we continue our study of the word “apostle.” By the time of the New Testament, the word apostolos was already an old word with quite a lengthy history. It carried many … More How Many Apostles Are Named in the New Testament?
The Queen of All Virtues Rick Renner But let patience have her perfect work…. — James 1:4 Today I want to talk to you again about patience. Early Church leaders called this remarkable godly trait the “queen of all virtues.” They understood that if you had patience, it was never a question of whether or … More The Queen of All Virtues
Father’s Bad Influence Rick Renner Then certain of the vagabond Jews, exorcists, took upon them to call over them which had evil spirits the name of the Lord Jesus, saying, We adjure thee by Jesus whom Paul preacheth. And there were seven sons of one Sceva, a Jew, and chief of the priests, which did … More Father’s Bad Influence
Our Partner in Prayer Rick Renner Likewise the Spirit also helpeth our infirmities: for we know not what we should pray for as we ought; but the Spirit itself maketh intercession for us with groanings which cannot be uttered. And he that searcheth the hearts knoweth what is the mind of the Spirit, because he … More Our Partner in Prayer
God Makes the Impossible Possible! Rick Renner (As it is written, I have made thee a father of many nations,) before him whom he believed, even God, who quickeneth the dead, and calleth those things which be not as though they were. — Romans 4:17 Right now autumn is settling in where I live in … More God Makes the Impossible Possible!
A Promise to Overcomers Rick Renner …To him that overcometh…. — Revelation 2:7; 2:11; 2:17; 2:26; 3:5; 3:12; 3:21 We all have things that we need to overcome in life — whether it’s trouble in relationships, weight gain, health issues, financial difficulties, problems at work, or mental attacks in the mind. But regardless of what … More A Promise to Overcomers
The Humility of Christ Rick Renner Who [Jesus], being in the form of God, thought it not robbery to be equal with God: but made himself of no reputation, and took upon him the form of a servant, and was made in the likeness of men: and being found in fashion as a man, he … More The Humility of Christ
Be an Immovable Pillar in the Work of the Lord Rick Renner Therefore, my beloved brethren, be ye stedfast, unmoveable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, forasmuch as ye know that your labour is not in vain in the Lord.” — 1 Corinthians 15:58 Often when I read the above verse, I think … More Be an Immovable Pillar in the Work of the Lord