Monthly Archives: April 2012

Informed Worship

I will say it graciously. I feel that so much of the Christian church is ignorant (at least in the circles I am a part of) when it comes to worship. On the other hand, there is always a buzz around this word worship. Here at ELEVATION, we teach that worship is our response to God declaring His worth as He has revealed Himself to us. So worship must be based off of knowledge. You simply can’t worship what you do not know. A.W. Tozer once said, “What comes into our minds when we think about God is the most […]

Craig’s Testimony: Part 2

This short video is part 2 of my testimony. You can watch the first one here. Here are the details that surrounded me when I finally heard and discerned the will of the Lord for my life, from MD (medical doctor) to DD (divinity doctor). Always remember, God is fully responsible for those who are wholly devoted to Him. Be encouraged.

Our Lifeguard Walks on Water

It’s a pop culture miracle. Even those who express no faith in Christ know about Peter walking on water.  It has been told down through the ages.  Let’s recap a bit of the story. Matthew 14. Jesus has just fed the 5,000+ people. The people wanted to make Him King. They knew that the Messiah would be a Moses-like figure would be able to bring down bread from heaven. Jesus compels the disciples to get into a boat and depart across the Sea of Galilee. Jesus, while in the midst of this political accomplishment, goes to a mountainside to pray. […]

Episode 31

In the Great Commission, Jesus meant more than make converts. While every true believer is a disciple, Jesus meant more than just go and do evangelism. Believers are to be baptized, openly identified with Christ, and taught to obey all that is commanded, that is, to be trained and built into mature, reproducing disciples. Making disciples includes the entire disciple-making process, from conversion to effective disciple maker. Disciple making is therefore at the heart of what Christ expects for His Church. Disciple making introduces people to the Savior, builds them to maturity, and trains them to reproduce and be effective […]