A Spiritual Floodtide

Every summer I plan several weeks at our home in Michigan to refresh and “re-fuel.” This summer I have been reading much on revival history. Other than the Spirit speaking directly through the Word, there is nothing that stirs me more than reading of the wonderful works of God in reviving the church and awakening . . .
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In reading through 2 Chronicles earlier this month, I came across 2 Chronicles 12:12, and it caught my attention. “And when he humbled himself, the wrath of the Lord turned from him, that he would not destroy him altogether: and also in Judah things went well” (2 Chronicles 12:12). Humility yielded dividends. Not only did . . .
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Seeking God (Part 1)

A. W. Tozer when speaking about the difference of living the Christian life relationally or intellectually said this: “Paul was a seeker and a finder and a seeker still. They seek and find and seek no more. After ‘accepting’ Christ they tend to substitute logic for life and doctrine for experience. For them the truth . . .
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Knowing God: Knowing the Love of God (Part 1)

When I prayed and asked the Lord to give me a passion to know Him and to show me how to do that, I discovered two things: That God had been anxiously waiting for me to seek Him in that way and therefore was more than happy to quickly answer that prayer. That getting to . . .
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Illustration of the Revival Journey: The Prodigal Son

Note: The Revival Journey delineates five phases involved in revival, devoting a chapter to each phase. These five phases are beautifully observed in the story of the prodigal son. The parable of the prodigal son, found in Luke 15:11–32, incorporates the New Testament word for revival, ἀναζάω (anazao). While it is legitimate to apply this . . .
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I’m Excited About This Year’s Christ-Life Clinic!

Are you excited about attending the 2015 Christ Life Clinic at Ann Arbor Baptist Church? I know I am! My family and I look forward to fellowshipping with other believers who are seeking the Lord for revival. My wife and I look forward to walks around the lovely, wooded campus of Ann Arbor Baptist Church . . .
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Christ Life Clinic 2015

This year’s Christ Life Clinic focuses on the provision of Christ in you and you in Christ. The Christ Life Clinic is to be held in Ann Arbor, Michigan August 3–6. All of the speakers will focus on the Spirit-filled life, and this year we are delighted to have Otto Koning as a special guest. Brother Koning served . . .
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Evangelizing with a Home Bible Study

Amazingly, people today in the USA seem more open to home Bible studies. Therefore the one-on-one Bible study approach is an  excellent application for giving the Gospel. Revival Focus has just produced the first in a three-part series of Bible study booklets. The first booklet (24 pages) is entitled Discover Eternal Life and incorporates the Netcasters Gospel . . .
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Revival Journey DVD Package

The Revival Journey. Some of us are on it. Some of us long to start it. In this new Revival Journey DVD package, you will find teaching and encouragement from John Van Gelderen that will help you along the path God has for you. Each one of these four lessons is packed full of truth . . .
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“Eternal Life” Tract Now Available in Print!

A while back we offered our new Eternal Life tract as a free download. This full color, tri-fold tract written by Jim Hollandsworth presents the gospel by pointing the reader back to the sin of Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden and explaining the effects of sin upon mankind. The necessity of depending . . .
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