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Passing The Torch-Fermata Ministry Brazil

3. September 2017

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Passing the Torch is the ordination message for the new leader of the Fermatas in Brazil. Our Lord gave Edmund Spieker the vision for the Fermatas in 2004. A Fermata is a time of rest for the pastors and wives of Brazil. It an opportunity for them to enter into God’s rest for their lives […]

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Team Work/Conflict Resolution

13. April 2017

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Conflicts are common to all mankind. They have been around since the beginning of time when Cain became jealous of Abel and killed him in an outburst of anger (Genesis 4:3-12). Centuries later, when the United States was divided by a Civil War, President Lincoln wisely referred to the biblical admonition that “A house divided […]

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What do you think about being ordained?

7. April 2017

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Q & A Q. What do you think about being ordained? A. Ordination to the Gospel Ministry-Things to consider: What doe it mean to be ordained? The word ordain in the New Testament means to make, appoint, set forth or set apart. “And He ordained twelve, that they should be with Him, and that He might send […]

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NEGATIVISM

1. February 2017

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Dr. Lewis Gregory . Are you emphasizing the positive or the negative? Are you a religion basher, or a Life dispenser? Are you a faultfinder, or a solution maker? Are you promoting lies and deception, or truth and light?      We live in a day of massive negativism. Everyone is a critic, and faultfinding […]

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The BIBLE: God’s Holy Word

31. December 2016

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OUT WITH THE OLD and IN WITH THE NEW Miracles still happen! What a great Christmas present I was given on December 24, 2016! The Bible shown above was last printed in 1976. Lue got me my first Bible like this in 1973 when I graduated from Seminary. I have had 4 just like this […]

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You’re amazing NEW SELF

2. November 2015

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See your self as God sees you, because in union with Christ that is the only self you’ve got. Anything else is an illusion, a deception, a lie! God sees you the way He made you as a new creation in Christ–complete in Him! And that’s the best that you can be! You are not […]

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THE COMMON GOAL: the Gospel . . . of Grace

27. October 2015

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“The grace of Christ” is the gospel…the gospel of grace! (Galatians 1:6-7) The “gospel of grace” has always been in jeopardy. Distortions in the grace message are constantly occurring. This results in the grace message being diluted, corrupted or exaggerated. These distortions, along with other secondary issues, are causing grace-based ministers to become polarized. The […]

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Faith Walkers-People Who Make a Difference

18. March 2015

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Faith walkers walk with Jesus.  Faith walkers have been joined to the Lord through a living union.  Faith walkers move only as their Lord moves them.  They go where their Lord goes, say what their Lord says, and do what their Lord does.  Faith walkers move in unity and harmony with their Lord. What moves […]

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GOD is speaking; are you listening?

25. January 2015

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MEDITATION: SITTING BEFORE THE LORD Yes, listening! Listening is essential if you want to know God and walk in His ways. I like to do what King David did. He would just sit before the Lord. I have found it helpful to sit before the Lord without any plan, agenda or preconceived ideas and let […]

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In Search of Godly Leadership

3. December 2013

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IN SEARCH OF GODLY LEADERSHIP   DISCOVERING GOD’S MINISTER Dr. Lewis Gregory   GOD’S LEADERSHIP STRUCTURE There is a leadership void in the world today.  So what can be done about it?  God has established pastors, elders and deacons as official leadership positions within the local church.  “If a man desires the office of a bishop […]

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