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The most strategic division in the body of Christ today...

may NOT BE racism, sexism, denominational-ism, doctrinal differences, and etc. It may be the division between the "watchmen" and "gatekeepers."

 

Old Testament walled cities had massive gates, with gatekeepers; and watchtowers on either side of the gates, with watchmen. The purpose of the watchmen, not surprisingly, was to watch. The purpose of the gatekeepers, was to open and close the gate. The problem? The gatekeeper couldn't see over the wall and the watchmen couldn't open…

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Added by Eddie Smith on April 9, 2011 at 12:00pm — 2 Comments

What to do when leadership ignores your idea

Do you ever experience the disappointment of having others not endorse your "word from God"? I'm a visionary. (Although I don't know if that makes me a missionary with a vision; or a visionary with a mission.) To avoid those disappointments, at least to some degree, I've learned to apply the following biblical principle.



Paul taught us that we all "see through a glass darkly", and we "prophesy in part". If a man who wrote multiple books of the Bible saw himself this way; I certainly… Continue

Added by Eddie Smith on August 17, 2010 at 11:30am — No Comments

Been betrayed lately?

Celebrating 50 years (this year) in ministry I can assure you that misunderstandings, mistrust and betrayals are unavoidable. In fact, as odd as it may sound, they are actually part of the plan. After all, if we're to reign with Him, we must first suffer with Him. It's in our suffering that we are conformed into His image.



For resurrection life to exist, something must die. It's not "if I'm ever betrayed". It's "when I'm betrayed". You see, many people blame the devil, when all…

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Added by Eddie Smith on August 12, 2010 at 10:00am — No Comments

What is God Like?

When I was writing our book, "Spiritual Advocates", I came to the chapter I was to write about the Judge.

I thought "how can I describe God in a way that's different than the way most people do? Omniscient,

Omnipresent, Omnipotent...sure. But then what?



Creator, Father, etc. is what I typically…
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Added by Eddie Smith on August 10, 2010 at 4:03pm — No Comments

Are You Too Busy To Be A True Christian?



Are You Too Busy
To Be…
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Added by Eddie Smith on May 14, 2010 at 12:30pm — No Comments

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