HOW GOD LEADS US

HOW GOD LEADS US

by Bill Elliff May 04, 2022

God created men and women in His image. We have been fearfully and wonderfully made with amazing uniqueness and abilities. But none of us were designed to run without God. Millions have tried, with disastrous results. But when a man--particularly a leader--relies upon God with simple, consistent dependency, he discovers that God is waiting to lead him and those who follow him with amazing clarity.

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CRYING OUT IN THE BATTLE

CRYING OUT IN THE BATTLE

by Bill Elliff April 25, 2022

We are all facing battles. You will have some today! Where will you turn? How will you respond? Will you rely on your mere human ability, or will you be a valiant warrior, who trusts in God and cries out to God in the battle? Such men will be highlighted in human history.

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WHERE DO YOU GO WHEN YOU HAVE NO STRENGTH?

WHERE DO YOU GO WHEN YOU HAVE NO STRENGTH?

by Bill Elliff April 19, 2022

Every leader has seasons of opposition. Sometimes it is a recognizable, external enemy. But the worst pain of leadership is when your own people turn against you. This is made even worse when they come against you regarding things that are not true. When you have done right, but others do not understand.

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MY GREATEST FAILURE

MY GREATEST FAILURE

by Bill Elliff March 17, 2022

After seven decades of living, your successes and failures become very clear. It occurs to me this morning that my greatest failure is failure in prayer. I’m grateful for all the Lord has taught me about communion with Him through the Word and prayer and for the privilege of learning how to pray without ceasing, but there could have been so much more.

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CHRIST’S INTERCESSION FOR US

CHRIST’S INTERCESSION FOR US

by Bill Elliff December 06, 2021

If you don’t know how completely unable you are to save yourself from sin, death, and hell, you will not understand why this verse is so important. If you can’t make yourself right with God, (and you can’t), then who can?

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HELPING PEOPLE THROUGH PRAYER

HELPING PEOPLE THROUGH PRAYER

by Bill Elliff October 26, 2021

Is prayer really helpful? Does it work? Does it benefit people? Does it advance God’s kingdom? Does it alter what would have happened had we not prayed?

One man said, “There are some things God plans to do whether or not we pray, but there are some things God plans to do only if we pray.”

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THE MARKS OF A SPIRITUAL MOVEMENT

THE MARKS OF A SPIRITUAL MOVEMENT

by Bill Elliff September 22, 2021

History has been forged by movements—seasons of surges that produced unstoppable and undeniable change.

The movement that began at Pentecost forever changed the world...

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THE MODEL OF PRAYER IN THE EARLY CHURCH

THE MODEL OF PRAYER IN THE EARLY CHURCH

by Bill Elliff September 17, 2021

The book of Acts is a model for us of how Christ followers and the church are to function. There is one abundantly clear element throughout the book. They prayed.

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WHAT DOES JESUS WANT, AND PRAY, FOR YOU?

WHAT DOES JESUS WANT, AND PRAY, FOR YOU?

by Bill Elliff September 07, 2021

Jesus prayed (and is praying now) without ceasing. While on the earth, He was in constant communion with the Father. As He came to the end of His life, the Bible records one of His final and most important moments of intercession.

So, what is Christ’s greatest desire for His followers, as expressed in His prayer? His prayer should give us a very practical for us to pray for ourselves and for those who know Him.

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RECEIVING ALL GOD WANTS US TO HAVE

RECEIVING ALL GOD WANTS US TO HAVE

by Bill Elliff August 12, 2021

What is Jesus telling us to do? We should start asking and keep asking; start knocking and keep knocking; start seeking and keep seeking and start BELIEVING that God will give WHAT IS GOOD (i.e., what we really need) to those who pursue Him.

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THE TWO EFFECTIVE THINGS WE CAN DO FOR OTHERS

THE TWO EFFECTIVE THINGS WE CAN DO FOR OTHERS

by Bill Elliff August 05, 2021

There is nothing more thrilling than seeing lives changed. When we are involved through our intercession, it spurs us to increase our “bringing.” For the believer, these two acts—prayer and bringing—are the most significant things we can do with our lives. Jesus is the only Savior, but we can intercede for others and bring them to Christ.

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UNCEASING BULLET PRAYERS  Or, THE SECRET OF SPIRITUAL SUCCESS

UNCEASING BULLET PRAYERS Or, THE SECRET OF SPIRITUAL SUCCESS

by Bill Elliff July 26, 2021

The tool that God has given us to maintain intimacy with Him is prayer. Prayer is nothing less than the continual communication between two who love each other. If we know our need for Him (which is humility) and long for His direction and guidance, we will talk to Him about everything throughout the day.

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