The Design of Faith for Victory! (Part 2)

September 24, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: Last week, we were discussing the design of faith, and reading about Gideon in Judges. We looked at the People of Courage and the Priority of Commitment. This week we continue in the story of Gideon with: … Continue reading

Announcing Partnership Between Church of God & Global Church Network

September 22, 2020

ANNOUNCING A PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN CHURCH OF GOD INTERNATIONAL OFFICES AND THE GLOBAL CHURCH NETWORK   Appointment of Larry G. Hess as Executive Director of the Global HUBS of Christianity Dr. James O. Davis is thrilled to announce that Dr. Larry … Continue reading

The Design of Faith for Victory! (Part 1)

September 15, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: In Hebrews 11:32-33, we read, “And what shall I more say? For time would fail me to tell of Gideon, Barak, Samson, Jephthah, of David and Samuel, and the prophets: who through faith conquered kingdoms, performed acts … Continue reading

How To Overcome Defeat Through Faith (Series #18)

September 7, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: In Hebrews 11:1 we read, “Now, faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. For by it the elders obtained a good report.” What is your report card like today, so … Continue reading

Making Faith Decisions For Transformation (Series #17)

September 1, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: We read in Hebrews 11:31, “By faith the harlot Rahab perished not with them that believed not when she had received the spies with peace.” Here we have the story of the transformation of a harlot whose … Continue reading

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Walking with Joshua: The Difficulties of Faith, Series #16

August 26, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: God wants us to become members of the Hall of Fame of Faith. Membership is available to those walk by faith and not by sight. When God comes to measure our lives, He is going to say, … Continue reading

The Discernment of Faith with Moses; The Hall of Fame of Faith Series #15

August 18, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: We will learn from one of the greatest visionaries of all time. His name was Moses. Because Moses saw the invisible, he valued the imperishable, and he did the impossible. He was a man that had an … Continue reading

Walking in the Hall of Faith of Fame Series #14

August 13, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: We are living in a time of plagues and promises. In Hebrews 11:27-29, we read: “By faith, Moses, when he was come to years refused to be called the son of Pharaoh’s daughter; choosing rather to suffer … Continue reading

Walking in the Hall of Faith of Fame Series #13

August 5, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: In Hebrews, Chapter 11 there is a mighty listing of the heroes of the faith. We come now to two heroes that you may not know. Have you heard of Amram and Jochebed? They were the parents … Continue reading

Back to Basics: 12 Ways to Deepen Your Communion with God!

August 3, 2020

Dear Prayer Partner, So often we find that,in the hustle and bustle of life, it is easy to complicate the simplest of things! Now and then, it is good to get “Back to Basics” and check that we are not … Continue reading

Walking in the Hall of Fame of Faith with Joseph

July 28, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: The word and concept of “vision” is also related to the word “provide” or “provision”.  One of the more commonly recognized biblical names of God is Jehovah Jireh, the Hebrew phrase for “The Lord will provide”, or “God … Continue reading

Hall of Fame of Faith Series: The Dependence of Faith

July 23, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: I heard a story about Mohammad Ali being on an airplane, and the stewardess came through and said, “Sir, buckle your seatbelt. We’re getting ready to take off.” He said, “Superman don’t need no seatbelt.” She said, … Continue reading

Hall of Fame of Faith Series: The Destiny of Faith

July 15, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: We have been walking through the Hall of Fame of Faith. We’ve been talking about faith: what it is, how to get it, and why we need it. We have been studying the Old Testament heroes of … Continue reading

Hall of Fame of Faith Series: Can We Trust God?

July 7, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: Dr. Warren Weirsbe stated, “A faith that cannot be tested cannot be trusted.” For example, how would you like to get on an airplane that had never been tested? How would you like to have a doctor … Continue reading

Coronavirus: A Window for Change

June 30, 2020

Two years ago, at the time of the 500th Anniversary of Luther’s nailing the thesis to the church door in Wittenberg, God spoke to me clearly, saying, “I am about to thrust the church into a new apostolic epoch – … Continue reading

The Hall of Fame Of Faith Series: Abraham (Part 1)

June 25, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: Charles Haddon Spurgeon said, “Little faith will bring your soul to heaven, but great faith will bring heaven to your soul.” How would you like to have great faith? When we came to Jesus Christ, God enrolled … Continue reading

The Hall of Fame of Faith Series: Noah

June 16, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: In Hebrews 11:7, we read concerning Noah, and “by faith Noah, being warned of God of things not seen as yet, moved with fear, prepared an ark to the saving of his house; by the which he … Continue reading

The Hall of Fame Of Faith Series: Enoch

June 10, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: Enoch is an unusual Bible character who appears three times in the Word of God, but he is an important figure in studying the Second Coming. In Genesis 5:21-24, we are told of his birth, that he … Continue reading

The Hall of Fame of Faith Series #3

June 4, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: In Hebrews 11:4, we read: “By faith Abel offered unto God a more excellent sacrifice than Cain, by which he obtained witness that he was righteous, God testifying of his gifts: and by it he being dead … Continue reading

Dr. Doug Wead Speaks At The Launch of Synergize 2022 Conference

June 3, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: Last Week in Orlando, FL, the Global Church Network was incredibly grateful to have leaders travel from throughout the United States to attend our amazing Ambassador Leadership Intensive! Our speaker, Dr. Doug Wead, brought two powerful messages … Continue reading

Three Anointed Prayers for National Crisis

May 28, 2020

Pentecost: Billions Saved & Millions of Churches Planted

May 27, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: I heard it said many years ago: Christmas is Christ with us, Easter is Christ for us, and Pentecost is Christ in us. I trust that you and your ministry is on the pathway to personal Pentecost this coming weekend. Two weeks ago, the Global … Continue reading

The Definition of Faith Part 2

May 19, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: Faith is not contrary to logic; faith just goes beyond logic. If I see a ditch that I am walking toward step by step, there will come a point that I must leap over it. The step … Continue reading

The Definition of Faith Part 1

May 15, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: We live in an age where we have a lot of people who are called music stars and movie stars. We have a lot of people who are called idols: Sports idols and music idols. In my humble opinion, … Continue reading

The Winning Qualities In Spiritual Warfare

May 5, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: There is a dark, diabolical, deadly, dirty war that is being fought in throughout the world. It is a form of guerilla warfare-sabotage, subversion, innuendo, sniping. It is a deadly war. It is a war between light and darkness, … Continue reading

How To Turn The Rat Race Into A Spiritual Pilgrimage Part 2

April 28, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: Why has God intended the church go out, scattered and permeate the community in the work place? It is one of the most extraordinary opportunities that we have to share the gospel of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. … Continue reading

Turning The Rat Race Into A Spiritual Pilgrimage Part 1

April 21, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: I write today about How To Turn The Rat Race Into A Spiritual Pilgrimage. There are three insights that I want to provide about what we call “the daily grind.” In Ephesians 6:5, we read, “Servants, be obedient to … Continue reading

Living Life from a Heavenly Edge – Series #29

April 14, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: I want you to imagine a man who buys an automobile. He’s never owned an automobile before and he doesn’t truly understand an automobile. He saves enough money to buy a brand new automobile. He shows the car off … Continue reading

Plagues, Promises & The Passover

April 8, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: We are living in a time of plagues, promises and the Passover. Just before us is, “Good Friday” and Resurrection Sunday. In Hebrews 11:27-29, we read: “By faith, Moses, when he was come to years refused to be called … Continue reading

The Qualities Of A Spirit-Filled Husband

March 31, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: Everyone does not have to get married. It is not God’s plan for everyone to be married. God has talks about the sanctity of the single life just as well as he talks about the marvels and the wonder … Continue reading

The Answer And Antidote In A Coronavirus World

March 24, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: In Ephesians chapter 5, verse 17, the Bible says, “Wherefore, be ye not unwise but understanding what the will of the Lord is” (Ephesians 5:17). We’re living in perilous times and there are many problems that confront us. We … Continue reading

Spending an Hour With God – Intercessory Prayer

March 19, 2020

There are five markers for intimacy with God in the Song of Solomon: An Intoxicating Passion – 1:1-2. A Place of Prayer – 1:4. A Daily Appointment/Rendezvous With God – 1:7. Time at the Table – 1:12. Unhurried Seasons in … Continue reading

Wise Ways In Evil Days – Part 2

March 17, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: Thousands of years ago, a wise man said this: “Look well to this one day, for it and it alone is life. Yesterday is only a dream, and tomorrow is but a vision, yet each day lived well makes … Continue reading

Wise Ways For Evil Days – Part 1

March 10, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: Each year, many of us watch the college bowl games. One of the most memorable bowl games took place some years ago-it was the Rose Bowl in Pasadena. The University of California was playing Georgia Tech. At that time, … Continue reading

Forgiveness Part 2 – Living Life from the Heaven Edge – Series #24

March 3, 2020

Dear Visionary Leader: I can truly say that I have invested my life in seeking to see lost people reconciled to God and for the Church to build bridges instead of fences between its leaders. We so often want ourselves to be … Continue reading

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