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Leading from a Distance

I read an article several years ago by Bishop TD Jakes entitled, “Leading from a Distance.” He aptly explained the need for true leaders to not become “too common” with those that they lead. Certainly, we can be friends, fellowship,

Posted in Church, Leadership, Miscellany, Pastors, PsMartyFreeman

Unto All…Upon All

Unto All and Upon All But now the righteousness of God apart from the law is revealed, being witnessed by the Law and the Prophets, even the righteousness of God, through faith in Jesus Christ, to all and on all who

Posted in Christianity, Church, PsMartyFreeman, Spiritual Pursuits

Church Government

Today I share a re-post from Pastor Loren Sandford.  His verbiage may be a bit stronger than I would use, but the importance of proper church government is such a passion of mine, I decided to post it anyway. A

Posted in Church, Pastors

Fasting That Lasts

My oldest son, Michael, is a guitar player. He caught the bug playing Guitar Hero and soon decided he wanted to play the real thing. However, if you know anything about Guitar Hero, some of the music that he was

Posted in Christianity, Church, Family, Prayer/Fasting, PsMartyFreeman, Spiritual Pursuits

Fasting for Results Pt. 2

We’re just a few days into our 21 Days of Fasting & Prayer. We invite you and your family to join all the The Altar family for what promises to be a powerful time each January of fasting and giving

Posted in Christianity, Church, Prayer/Fasting, PsMartyFreeman, Spiritual Pursuits

The Anointing

I’ve always been drawn to seeking out what “the anointing” truly is.  In Pentecostal/Charismatic circles, we often throw the term around without regard to historicity or context.  I discovered some notes from a message I delivered years ago about anointing

Posted in Christianity, Church, Holy Spirit, Pastors, PsMartyFreeman, Spiritual Pursuits

Fasting for Results Pt. 1

As we enter into our 21-day fasting and prayer time, I always anticipate what God is about to say and reveal to us as a church family. He promises to speak to us individually and corporately. It’s an exciting time

Posted in Christianity, Church, Holy Spirit, Pastors, Prayer/Fasting, PsMartyFreeman, Spiritual Pursuits

Fasting for Results Pt. 1

As we enter into our 21-day fasting and prayer time, I always anticipate what God is about to say and reveal to us as a church family. He promises to speak to us individually and corporately. It’s an exciting time

Posted in Christianity, Church, Pastors, Prayer/Fasting, PsMartyFreeman, Spiritual Pursuits

Fasting for Results pt. 1

As we enter into our 21-day fasting and prayer time, I always anticipate what God is about to say and reveal to us as a church family. He promises to speak to us individually and corporately. It’s an exciting time

Posted in Christianity, Church, Prayer/Fasting, PsMartyFreeman, Spiritual Pursuits

How Important is Worship?

How Important Is Worship?                        Moses Was a Worshiper Exodus 33:11-13 So the Lord spoke to Moses face to face, as a man speaks to his friend. And he would return

Posted in Christianity, Church, Holy Spirit, Pastors, Prayer/Fasting, Spiritual Pursuits