E=MC Squared God’s Way


Let’s have some fun, but at the same time, extrapolate  powerful realities.

Eph 1:19 And what is the exceeding greatness of his power (dunamis power) to us-ward who believe, according to the working (energy; energia) of his mighty (outward dominion; kratos) power (inner strength; ischus)

Eph 1:19  And what is the exceeding greatness of his (Same) power to us-ward who believe, according to the working of his mighty power, (external dominion power manifested from His internal resident strength)

In the cartoons of Popeye the Sailor Man, Popeye ate a can of spinach, which gave to him inner, inherent or resident strength.

  • This strength was manifested as bulging muscles exercised in outward dominion, or domination, which would wipe out Bluto, his archenemy.
  • God’s power performs in us in the same fashion.

Eph 1:19 And what is the exceeding greatness of his power (dunamis power) to us-ward who believe, according to the working (energy; energia) of his mighty (outward dominion; kratos) power (inner strength; ischus)

  • The spinach is the revelation of the Son of God in us.
  • The inner inherent strength that the spinach gave to Popeye is called ischus. We see this word at the end of verse 19.
  • This strength was manifested as bulging muscles exercised in outward dominion, or domination. This is called kratos,
  • God’s dunamis power (or his manifested ability) is defined as the product of the dominion (kratos) that God exerts over His creation, and over all that is not of Him, as a measure of His inner, resident, or inherent strength ( ischus)
  • What Popeye ends up doing to Bluto, is manifested dunamis power, or power in ability.

Eph 1:19 And what is the exceeding greatness of his power (dunamis power) to us-ward who believe, according to the working (energy; energia) of his mighty (outward dominion; kratos) power (inner strength; ischus)

So what is the measure of the power that as Christians we have in us?

Look at the Greek translation of verse 19.

  • What is the overcasting and transcending ability ( dunamis) of the same funneled into us who continually believe according to the energy put out as external dominion power (kratos) from his internal resident strength, ( ischus)

Let’s switch gears.

Faith is a law.

Romans 3:27 Where is boasting then? It is excluded. By what law? of works? Nay: but by the law of faith.

  • A law says that under specific circumstances, specific results will always take place.

I can apply my equation therefore, but mind you, just for fun!

I know that the power of God is not simplified to such an equation, but there is truth to my madness!

(Ischus + kratos X energia ) X (confidence squared) = Dunamis power

Eph 3:12 In whom we have boldness and ACCESS with confidence by the faith of him.

  • CONFIDENCE in the voice of God is the great catalyst of energy that releases the gifts and the power of God.

This is why I have place confidence as (squared), or the quality which works exponentially.

  • The amount of confidence that we have in obeying God, or giving a word, or praying for someone, is directly proportional to the access that we will have to the anointing, the power, the gifts or to the grace of God.
  • Confidence by faith gives us boldness with God and most important of all, ACCESS to the things of the kingdom of God.
  • “ACCESS” in the things of the kingdom of God is the right to obtain or use or take advantage of something (as services or membership).
  • It gives us access to the ischus of God which will manifest as kratos.
  • Five minutes of prayer with absolute confidence in the voice of the Spirit does more than a month of praying in doubt!

Eph 3:12 In whom we have boldness and ACCESS with confidence by the faith of him.

Romans 5:2 By whom also we have ACCESS by faith into this grace wherein we stand, and rejoice in hope of the glory of God.

 (Ischus + kratos X energia ) X (confidence squared) = Dunamis power

When God’s dominion power is functioning or being energized from his inner power by us….. BANG, everything becomes possible or able, and there is the manifestation of DUNAMIS POWER.

  • The great catalyst however is our confidence in the Lord!
  • Any incremental increase in our confidence will exponentially increase ACCESS to the things of the kingdom and to the process of the power of God just which I just described.

 (Ischus + kratos X energia ) X (confidence squared) = Dunamis power.

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Do The Parties Really Exist?


I will not get political, but I think that there is something for us the common American folk that bears watching.

Jesus said that we will know what is in people by their repeated habit patterns, or as He calls it, fruit.

For many years, but now more than ever, the Republicans and the Democrats may squabble on the floors of the Capitol and Senate. Yet, when it comes time for The Vote, especially on major issues, they mysteriously come together and usually vote alike.

Look at Syria, budget issues, spying, taxes, and presidential nominations.  Most of Washington politicians are like TV wrestlers. They beat each other up in a bloody pulp in front of the screen but off it they are best of buddies. I am suspicious that Republican and Democrats are just the same way. They use the American public as pawns while behind the scenes they are much more in sync than what you and I think, and are working towards one agenda which I am not sure what it is. Globalist, socialist or as Matt Drudge called it today, authoritarian?

The parties in many ways don’t really exist. We need to, whether liberals or conservatives, wisen up, for we are being played more than what we think.

I leave you with Matt Drudge’s Face Book Status

“It’s now Authoritarian vs. Libertarian. Since Democrats vs. Republicans has been obliterated, no real difference between parties…
Why would anyone vote Republican? Please give reason. Raised taxes; marching us off to war again; approved more NSA snooping. WHO ARE THEY?! “

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The Psychological Christian


The Bible informs us that there are three types of people in this world.

The carnal man (Greek; Sarkikos; the man of the flesh, or the fleshly man)

The natural man (Greek: Psychikos; the man of the soul, or the psychological man)

The spiritual man (Greek: Pneumatikos; the man of the wind, or the spiritual man)

Through “our accomplished position in Christ” we are ‘spiritual people”.

It is impossible for us to be carnal Christians since our sinful “fleshly” nature was crucified and has died off with Christ.

The “unsaved or unregenerate person” however, is a slave to sin and the flesh, and can be no more, and no less, than “carnal” in nature.

Where does this leave the “natural” or “soulish” man?  Who is this “natural man”?

 1Cor 2:9  But as it is written, Eye hath not seen, nor ear heard, neither have entered into the heart of man, the things which God hath prepared for them that love him.

10  But God hath revealed them( taking the lid off) unto us by his Spirit: for the Spirit searcheth(sounds out) all things, yea, the deep things of God.

11  For what man knoweth the things of a man, save the spirit of man which is in him? even so the things of God knoweth no man, but the Spirit of God.

1 Cor 2:14  But the natural man(psychikos) ( receiveth (he does not welcome with open arms) not the things of the Spirit of God: for they are foolishness unto him: neither can he know them, because they are spiritually discerned. (to investigate, examine and determine something so as to render a decision)

15  But he that is spiritual(pneumatikos) judgeth all things, yet he himself is judged of no man.

16  For who hath known the mind of the Lord, that he may instruct him? But we have the mind of Christ.

1Cor 2:9  But as it is written, Eye hath not seen, nor ear heard, neither have entered into the heart of man, the things which God hath prepared for them that love him.

In verse nine of First Corinthians chapter two; the apostle Paul begins his discourse on the natural versus the spiritual person by addressing his audience as “which God hath prepared for them that love him.”

Secondly, the “unsaved on unregenerate” man or woman cannot be a ‘man of the soul’ when he or she are still carnal .

The “natural man” then, is the class of Christian, which I described above.

He or she are believers who “walk after” or in “accordance to the flesh”.

They are natural, psychological, or “soulish” believers because they have opted to live their Christian lives independent of the voice of the Holy Spirit.  The mind which is to be submitted to the Holy Spirit in his or her spirit is detached and functions out of itself; its own agendas and ideas.

Instead they conduct their Christian affairs in accordance to the voice of their intellect, will, and emotions, and are independent of the desires of the Holy Spirit.

1 Cor 2:14  But the natural man(psychikos) ( receiveth (he does not welcome with open arms) not the things of the Spirit of God: for they are foolishness unto him: neither can he know them, because they are spiritually discerned. (to investigate, examine and determine something so as to render a decision)

15  But he that is spiritual(pneumatikos) judgeth all things, yet he himself is judged of no man.

16  For who hath known the mind of the Lord, that he may instruct him? But we have the mind of Christ.

You can see the results of what happens to the natural believer, by studying the scriptural excerpt above.

Whether we engage in the blatant works of the flesh, or the subtle fleshly works of the natural Christian we very much still operate in the flesh.

Watchman Nee said, and I paraphrase him, that humanity wastes trillions and trillions of dollars to perfume and beautify our flesh.  The Lord Jesus, however, only had one verdict and sentence for the flesh, even in our most noble of Christian efforts.  He said that Jesus crucified and killed it. That is the only purpose for the flesh.

His verdict was that “nothing good dwells in our flesh.”

Romans 7:18  For I know that nothing good dwells within me, that is, in my flesh. I can will what is right, but I cannot do it.

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God Answers The Atheist


I recently got into a conversation with a gentleman who is was a deep agnostic bordering on atheism.

He was a mathematics professor in a university.

I asked him, what it would take for him to believe. He told me that God, or if there is a God, would have to show him concrete and tangible proof of Himself.

We had been having Holy Ghost meetings. To my surprise, this man not only came to the meeting, but hung out with us way before the meeting began.

Jesus never chased anybody who did not want Him. Neither do I.

From the commencement of the meeting God came in with a tremendous bang of healing power.  In a matter of minutes many were on the floor visibly “under the influence” of God’s sweet love, if you know what I mean.

I prayed for everybody, except this man, wishing to respect his atheist’s views.

My beloved wife Mary touched me on the shoulder and asked me, “Are you not going to pray for him?”  I fumbled and said to her, “Oh, I did not think that he wanted prayer.”

I turned to the gentleman and asked, “Do you want me to pray for you?”  “Yes”, he told me.

I lifted him up from his chair and extended my hand toward him, being careful not to touch him.

The visible glory of God came upon this man as he stood with eyes closed. For almost ten minutes he stood there with his eyes shut.  I prayed, “Lord, give him the undisputable concrete proof of You that he needs! “I moved on to the next person but kept on glancing towards him. When he opened them, and his and mine met, he had a big smile on his face. What occurred, I have no idea.

Ten minutes later I had healing line of four people.  As I prayed, the man at the end of the line about 10 feet away, suddenly collapsed under the power of God with no one to catch him.

My atheist friend who had been comfortably sitting, lunged from the couch in a desperate effort to catch him. He caught the man and both fell on the floor with the man squarely on top of my atheist friend, in one big heap.

My atheist friend looked at me sprawled on the ground, a body on top of him. He had a big grin on his face.

I do not know if this was his concrete proof or not. Surely God is great and has a great sense of humor, though.

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Golden Nuggets From the Desk of Jose Alvarez


 Mark 5:34  And he said unto her, Daughter, thy faith hath made thee whole  (perfect); go (imperative) in peace, and be whole (imperative) of thy plague.

There are two imperatives in this verse, describing a command. When Jesus says that we are healed, then He commands us to walk into and maintain the healing. It’s not automatic. He commands us to conduct our life in the shalom peace commensurate with the healing that we have received in the certainty of its wholeness, healthiness or soundness. It’s no wonder that for many of us, I included, find it hard to walk into the reality of what Jesus says we now have. I had not realized that Jesus commands us, because the responsibility is ours.

Mark 5:36  As soon as Jesus heard the word that was spoken, he saith unto the ruler of the synagogue, Be not (me) afraid (imperative), only believe (imperative).

Two imperatives, or commands. “me” in the Greek is defined as a negative.  Jesus commands us to cut the process of fearing something, at once, and enter into a state of  habitual believing. The imperatives, put the responsibility on us, in conjunction with the grace of God. It’s not automatic.

The devil’s lies are to make the church complacent and passive and believe that God by His grace will cause faith and an absence of fear to ooze out of us.

Mark 11:22 And Jesus answering saith unto them, Have faith (present imperative) in God.

The present imperative is a command to the church. We must live in a habitual attitude of faith of God. It does not automatically happen. The responsibility is ours.
Many things in the kingdom are a combination of the grace of God working in conjunction with our active free will to choose to step out and obey God.
The devil’s attack is to rob the church of free will and make it a complacent and passive victim engulfed in the paralysis of a deceiving demon of fear.

Mr 3:7 But Jesus withdrew himself with his disciples to the sea: and a great multitude <4128> from Galilee followed him, and from Judaea,

The unchurched in Jesus day followed after Him. And it’s no different today. People are not against God, but against religion.

When Jesus tells you to do something which goes beyond our regular services, you will find the same unchurched multitude which followed Jesus, still here, still waiting and still following Him.

They have never left!

You always find God doing a work of revival or outpouring, in every corner of the USA.

When you step out, He pours out.

I propose that our stepping out then must equal our prayer for revival.

Mr 3:8 And from Jerusalem, and from Idumaea, and from beyond Jordan; and they about Tyre and Sidon, a great multitude <4128>, when they had heard what great things he did, came unto him.

Lu 6:17 And he came down with them, and stood in the plain, and the company of his disciples, and a great multitude <4128> of people out of all Judaea and Jerusalem, and from the sea coast of Tyre and Sidon, which came to hear him, and to be healed of their diseases;

Lu 23:27 And there followed him a great company <4128> of people, and of women, which also bewailed and lamented him.

Joh 5:3 In these lay a great multitude <4128> of impotent folk, of blind, halt, withered, waiting for the moving of the water.

The cross is the only surgical instrument available to God to remove the cancerous and sinful self-life from us and reveal the Christ who bears all of God’s treasures, and when lifted up through us, draws all men unto Himself.

The “law of the cross” of Christ dwells in Christ Himself. Every time we obey the voice of the Spirit of God it will automatically activate the cross into our lives.

Every act of obedience to the Lord entails sacrifice, a walk of faith and a humbling ourselves before the mighty hand of God. This is the law of the cross being triggered.

With every step of obedience to the voice of God, the cross continually frees us from the diseased self-life through the action of this very law residing in the voice of the Spirit.

As I have said, the law of the cross to execute continuous death of the self-life and manifest the Person of Christ in you resides in the Person of Christ Himself.

This is why we must understand and love the cross.

The church has effectively stopped teaching on the cross, and has gone from much fruit bearing, to little.

If the church is to be really relevant it must effectively teach on the cross again.

The critical things in any leader are moral integrity of character according to God, and the deeds which this leader executes.

 Peoples, nations, cultures and civilizations have risen or fallen in the public’s recognition or lack thereof of these things in their leaders. When a nation stops paying attention to God, who is the author of right morality, it will stop valuing morality in itself and its leaders. It will focus instead on the leaders charm, whit or looks. If the leader is bad, the nation will groan under his or her bad leadership. This is the price that results in rejecting or putting little value on the guidance of God.  Hopefully, as the people pine and groan under the oppression of bad leadership it will once again cry out to God.

We are always asking God for things. God in turn wants to reveal His Son to us who CONTAINS ALL THINGS! 
And His Son is only revealed through our embracing of His cross.

1Tim 6:5 Perverse disputings of men of corrupt( thoroughly corrupted) minds, and destitute (defrauded) of the truth, supposing that gain is godliness (esteeming as the law or the custom of the land that material acquisition brings godliness): from such withdraw thyself.

Men who are thoroughly corrupt have defrauded themselves of the truth.

If you are corrupt, you will defraud yourself from the truth. That’s a promise. Watch out!

Romans 1:18 For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men, who hold the truth in unrighteousness; ( Greek: Suppress or tightly cover the truth.)

“Doctrines of men” activate the methods of error, and suppresses the righteousness of God.

God’s righteousness is the visible manifestation of His glorious deeds upon the earth. If we teach, or are taught what is wrong, the activity of the Spirit of God is restricted or suppressed in proportion to the error.

There has been no time, since I have been in this country, that there has been a more concerted attack to suppress  truth through habitual lies grounded in corruption.

This must be countered by the manifestation of truth, in all of its forms.

The devil’s clear resolution against America goes back to Ephesians.

Eph 4:14 That we henceforth be no more children, tossed to and fro, and carried about with every wind of doctrine, by the sleight of men, and cunning craftiness, whereby they lie in wait to deceive;

Greek translation: By the “spiritual dice playing” of men in which they work around you with the goal of implementing the methodology of error.

Col 3:10 And have put on the new (Neos) man, which is renewed in knowledge after the image of him that created him:

A man or woman of God who is being filled with the Spirit is characterized by ever increasing youthfulness.

Though the body will gets old due to aging, which are the effects of sin, the disposition, outlook, psychology and spirituality of the one who follows Christ, is progressive freshness, child-likeness, youngness, and newness.

The definition of the “neos anthropos”, or the new man, which is Christ Jesus in you, is one new in relationship to age. Such is a baby, an adolescent or a teen. The new man is “the adolescent or teen age man.”

If our religion is stuffy or churchy or boring we must ask God if we are fully renewing the “neos anthropos” within us. The adolescent or teen lives out of the box, and is fresh, unique, inquisitive, adventurous, and creative. He lives by faith out on the limb of life, and so does the “neos anthropos” inside of you.

Sometimes when ask for God’s mercy, I think that we ask God to continue to wink at the sin that we are habitually doing, and continue to bless us. That’s not true love or mercy. The real definition of mercy is that God loves us too much to leave us in the place where the sin is hurting us. God’s mercy is to bring circumstances and situations that will set us free. These can be painful dealings.

Proselytize :

“To induce someone to convert to one’s faith or to recruit someone to join one’s party, institution, or cause.” Merriam Webster Dictionary

Do you realize that almost everybody in the world is constantly proselytizing each other? Everybody is trying to convert everybody else to their belief about a service or a product or an idea. Do you realize how many daily try to recruit you to a cause, an ideal or philosophy, or a business? Yet it’s all fine until it comes to God, especially the Christian God. I wonder why?

On top of that everybody has a religion. Everybody worships something, even if its themselves, and its all fine.  Yet, there is a problem with the Christian religion? I wonder why?

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One Of the Most Important Truths I Can Count On Five Fingers


And Preached Christ Unto Them

Acts 8:5  Then Philip went down to the city of Samaria, and preached Christ unto them.

Acts 9:20  And straightway he preached Christ in the synagogues, that he is the Son of God.

I used to be troubled by scriptures such as these.  I could not figure out why and how, Phillip could preach a person instead of preaching about things?

Christianity was all about my relationship with Christ, and how He could impart eternal life, and innumerable amounts of benefits and blessings to me, and to a dying world.  How can you preach a person, I’d ask?

It was not until the Lord brought me in contact with the teachings of the great Chinese apostle Watchman Nee, did I began to understand why Phillip and others in the New Testament preached a person named Jesus Christ instead of things.

By the way, for anyone who wants to learn how to walk in the Spirit, may I suggest the writings of Watchman Nee. You can find his materials in many places on the web.

Christianity has little to do with blessings, miracles, or what we can get out of God.

By themselves these things are not wrong!  As a matter of fact, the Lord commands us to ask of Him for what we need.

However, if your Christianity goes only as far as having a give and take relationship with the Lord, where the focus is to get your prayers answered, or get things from God, you will be miss out on most of what God has for you.   You will be eating spiritual ground beef instead of the filet mignon and lobster that God has.

Today, I want to teach you what is one of the five most important truths for humanity.

Most believers, and most churches, never understand this truth, though the New Testament is obvious in presenting it.  Hence, through ignorance, the great weakness, the inability to overcome sin, the powerlessness over the lies of Satan, and the helplessness to be freed from the love of the world, continues to plague Christians to the ends of the earth.

Christianity has little to with our obtaining of blessings, miracles, or answered requests.

CHRISTIANITY COMPLETELY HINGES UPON AND HAS ALL TO DO WITH THE REVELATION OF THE PERSON OF JESUS CHRIST, OR THE FAILURE THEREOF.  OUR PERSONAL SUCCESS, AND THE SUCCESS OF OUR CHURCHES AS BELIEVERS, IS DIRECTLY PROPORTIONAL TO HOW MUCH THE PERSON OF CHRIST IS REVEALED!

Satan has successfully deceived the church, to divert it from understanding and valuing the supreme importance of the revelation of the Son of God in its midst.  The fault is mainly ours!  Our obedience to God is shallow, compromised, and limited; our knowledge of the Word of God is very poor at best.

Secondly, we have been deceived to allow the second most important truth in Christianity to slip right through our hands!

THE SECOND MOST IMPORTANT TRUTH IS THAT THE UNDERSTANDING OF, AND THE EMBRACING OF THE CROSS-OF CHRIST, IS GOD’S ONE AND ONLY MEANS TO REVEAL THE PERSON OF CHRIST!

Do you understand the cross of Christ?

Christ is God’s Treasure Chest

Col 2:3 In whom are hid all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge.

Ephesians 3:8  Unto me, who am less than the least of all saints, is this grace given, that I should preach among the Gentiles the unsearchable riches of Christ;

If Christ is God’s treasure chest He must contain treasures INSIDE OF HIM, correct?

What kind of treasures can we expect to find inside of Him or “In Him”, as the Apostle Paul says?

  Colossians 1:20  And, having made peace through the blood of his cross, by him to reconcile all things unto( INTO) himself; by him, I say, whether they be things in earth, or things in heaven.

God the Father will reconcile and harmonize the universe into Christ, at His appointed time.

Reconciliation is the tripate word, “apokatallaso”. That is, to restore something thoroughly to the condition that it was in. Christ’s work allows humanity and the universe to be restored the condition that it had before sin came and marred everything. So restoration comes by a Person and not blessings.

Eph 1:3  Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who hath blessed us with all  spiritual blessings in heavenly places in Christ:

Every last and tiniest “God given” blessing, which God, the Father, desires to give to the church, resides inside or In Christ,

 Col 2:9  For in him dwelleth all the fulness of the Godhead bodily.

The fullness of the Trinity dwells inside the Person of Christ

 Eph 1:20  Which he wrought in Christ, when he raised him from the dead, and set him at his own right hand in the heavenly places,

21  Far above all principality, and power, and might, and dominion, and every name that is named, not only in this world, but also in that which is to come:

Inside of Christ reside all accomplished victories, and hence all bestowed authority over the demonic, earthly, and angelic hierarchy of leadership.

Christ has that same authority over “every name that is named”.  These include the name of sicknesses, circumstances, and so forth, for all eternity.

So where does this “Christ laden with treasures inside of Him” live?  He lives inside of us. We not only possess Christ, but we possess all the immense and invaluable treasures, inside of us too.

This is the one thing devil is absolutely terrified of, and he does a good job keep the church’s’ attention diverted from this.

 How Does the Church Function?

Suppose that you and your family go on vacation to a beautiful secluded island in the Caribbean.

One morning, meandering through the ivory color sands, rusty corner of barely protruding object grabs you attention.  You uncover a tarnished treasure chest hidden by English pirates.

When you break open the chest you find it loaded and overflowing with pounds of gold and silver bars, precious gems, brilliant stones, huge diamonds, superb rubies, exquisite rings, brooches, and more.

Let me ask you?

Is it more logical to have you and your sons close and secure the chest, grab it by the handles and wheel it so that you can forever enjoy it and use it as you have need?  That is one alternative!

However, you chose to sit for hours under the scorching sun of cloudless Caribbean skies, and laboriously search through the chest for items of jewelry that your family needs.

You dig and pull out jewelry, breaking your nails and cutting your hands.

Finally quit the process totally exhausted.  In a deep frustration and an awful consumption of time, your family finds the fifteen or twenty pieces that they need.  You leave the treasure chest in the sand, nearly full with hundreds pieces of jewelry now discarded around it, book a passage on a local sea plane, and go home.

Would you agree that this family acted it in total ignorance and stupidity!  Yet this is a perfect description of the church, and its relationship to its understanding of the Lord Jesus.

It Is Not “Where is The Beef”, But “Where Is The Treasure?”

Inside the Person of Christ dwells or is hidden all of who God is, all of what God wants, and wants to give to the church, and all that God possesses for this world and for the next.

Here is the secret.

When Christ is revealed or manifested in us, all the treasures within or inside of Him will be manifested along with Him.

The more revelation of the Son of God in you, the more will be the revelation of all that dwells IN HIM.  It is an automatic reality.

The secret to the manifestation or revelation of the Son of God in us has to do with our unremitting obedience to Him.

The more that we obey God’s voice by His Holy Spirit, the more that Jesus Christ who dwells in our spirits will become revealed or manifested

The less that we obey God; the less will be the manifestation of the Son of God in our lives.  It is that simple!  It’s all proportional

John 14:21  He that hath my commandments, and keepeth them, he it is that loveth me: and he that loveth me shall be loved of my Father, and I will love him, and will manifest myself to him.

Remember; God has not given to us things!  God has given us a Person, His Son!  All the things that you need are inside of Him. This is a very important point!

We are always asking God for things.  God in turn wants to reveal His Son to us who CONTAINS ALL THINGS!

And His Son is only revealed through our embracing of His cross.

Heb 1:1  God, who at sundry times and in divers manners spake in time past unto the fathers by the prophets,

Heb 1:2Hath in these last days spoken unto us by his Son, whom he hath appointed heir of all things, by whom also he made the worlds;

God has spoken to us not in many blessings or miracles, but in only one thing, His Son.

CHRIST IS GOD’S POWER!

1Co 1:24  But unto them which are called, both Jews and Greeks, Christ the power of God, and the wisdom of God.

When we ask God to give us His power, in reality we are asking amiss.  Instead, God He has given us His Son!  Jesus is THE POWER of God.  Therefore when He is revealed in our lives, God’s power is revealed with Him, in Him, or alongside with Him.  The more that Christ is revealed in our lives, the more that we will automatically operate in the power of God.  We don’t need power; we need the Son of God to become a reality to us and the power will be ours!

1 Cor 1:30  But of him are ye in Christ Jesus, who of God is made (or Has become) unto us wisdom, and righteousness, and sanctification, and redemption:

This is because God has made or allowed Christ to become all things that we need.  This is huge!  Whatever you need, Christ has become. The more that Christ is revealed in you, the more that the thing which He has become is revealed alongside with Him in you.

 Col 3:11  Where there is neither Greek nor Jew, circumcision nor uncircumcision, Barbarian, Scythian, bond nor free: but Christ is all, and in all.

God has made Christ to be all and to dwell in all. It’s not about asking God for things, but in asking God to reveal Christ in you. He is already all. He has already been made into all and has become all and is all.

CHRIST IS GOD’S SPIRITUAL GIFTS, CALLINGS, AND MINISTRIES

1 Cor 1:5  That in every thing ye are enriched by (By or In Him) him, in all utterance, and in all knowledge;

1Co 1:6  Even as the testimony (the revelation) of Christ was confirmed in you:

1Co 1:7  So that ye come behind in no gift; waiting for the coming (The revelation) of our Lord Jesus Christ

 The Greek grammatical structure is interchangeable here.

We are made rich in spiritual gifts.  Two of the gifts mentioned in this passage could be utterance gifts, which include tongues, their interpretation, and the gift of prophecy. The other is the gift of the word of knowledge, which God uses extensively in healing.

Verse six goes on to tell us that the enrichment or increase of these spiritual gifts is directly proportional to the revelation of Christ.

Verse seven tells is that if the revelation of the Lord is complete in our life, you will lack in no spiritual gift. The more that Christ is revealed in our lives, the more that we will automatically flow in spiritual gifts.

The gifts are IN HIM.  As Christ is revealed, the gifts IN HIM will be automatically revealed along with Him. Christ has been made or has become these gifts. God has not spoken to us in things, but in His Son. Everything that God has, dwells in Christ Jesus, and Christ Jesus has been made into all things, and all things that you need.

Re 19:10  And I fell at his feet to worship him. And he said unto me, See thou do it not: I am thy fellowservant, and of thy brethren that have the testimony of Jesus: worship God: for the testimony (The revelation) of Jesus is the spirit of prophecy

Observe that Jesus does not give us prophecies per se, though he does.

Jesus IS THE Spirit of Prophecy!  The more that Jesus is manifested in our lives, the more that we will automatically. Let’s look at one final one. He gives the prophecy, but has also been Made into the Prophecy.

 Christ is God’s Righteousness, God’s Redemption, and God’s Sanctification.

1Co 1:30  But of him are ye in Christ Jesus, who of God is made unto us wisdom, and righteousness, and sanctification, and redemption:

Christ has been made into righteousness, sanctification, and redemption.  Christ does not dispense these blessings!  He Himself is the blessings!  If we ask God to make us righteous, are prayers will be only half answered.  If we ask God to sanctify us, we have missed God’s best.

God’s righteousness has to do with the manifested or outward qualities of God that originate from His inward holy character.

Ro 10:4  For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to every one that believeth.

Christ is or has been made the end or completion of the 643 laws of Moses. The more that He is revealed the more that the completion of all that God wants to perfect you into is revealed.

Sanctification is the progression of our being purified by the Spirit of God.

Redemption is the process of our being rescued from the power of Satan, bondage, sin, and the love of the world.

Christ does not produce these things in us as separate blessings.  He has been made into these attributes.  As Christ becomes revealed within our lives, God’s righteousness becomes more and more of a reality in us.  It is automatic!  As Christ becomes more discernible in us, we a find ourselves more and more free from sin, bondage and the schemes of the enemy.

Rom 8:2  For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus hath made me free from the law of sin and death.

The law of the Spirit of Life that sets you free lives INSIDE of CHRIST. He has been mane into this law. The more that he is revealed in you, the more free you automatically become.

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God Uses An Atheist As A Prophet To The Church


1Sa 17:24 And when they saw the man, all the men of Israel ran from him, and

1Sa 17:26 And David spoke to the men who were standing with him, saying, What shall be done to the man who strikes this Philistine, and turns aside reproach from Israel? For who is this uncircumcised Philistine that he should reproach the armies of the living God?

1Sa 17:34 And David said to Saul, Your servant has been one shepherding among sheep for his father. And the lion came, and the bear, and took away a sheep out of the flock.

1Sa 17:35 And I went out after him and struck him, and delivered out of his mouth. And he rose against me, and I took hold of his beard and struck him, and killed him.

1Sa 17:36 Your servant has struck both the lion and the bear, and this uncircumcised Philistine shall be as one of them, for he has reproached the armies of the living God.

1Sa 17:37 And David said, Jehovah, who has delivered me out of the paw of the lion, and out of the paw of the bear, He shall deliver me from the hand of this Philistine. And Saul said to David, Go, and Jehovah be with you.

1Sa 17:44 And the Philistine said to David, Come to me, and I will give your flesh to the birds of the heavens and to the beasts of the field.

1Sa 17:45 And David said to the Philistine, You are coming to me with sword, and with spear, and with javelin. But I am coming to you in the name of Jehovah of Hosts, the God of the armies of Israel, which you have reproached.

1Sa 17:46 This day Jehovah shall shut you up into my hand, and I shall strike you, and take off your head from you and give the carcasses of the Philistine army to the birds of the heavens and to the living things of the earth this day. And all the earth shall know that there is a God for Israel.

1Sa 17:47 And all this company shall know that Jehovah does not save by sword and by spear, but that the battle belongs to Jehovah, and He has given you into our hand.

1Sa 17:48 And it happened, when the Philistine rising up and going and drawing near to meet David, David hurried and ran toward the ranks to meet the Philistine.

1Sa 17:49 And David put his hand into the pouch and took a stone from there. And he slung it and struck the Philistine in his forehead. And the stone sank into his forehead, and he fell on his face to the earth.

1Sa 17:50 And David was stronger than the Philistine with the sling and with the stone. And he struck the Philistine and caused him to die. And there was no sword in David’s hand.

1Sa 17:51 And David ran and stood by the Philistine, and took his sword; and he drew it out of its sheath and caused him to die. And he cut off his head with it. And the Philistines saw that their warrior was dead, and they fled.

A sign of God’s leader is one that when a nation cowers in complacency, passivity, fear, and apathy, God will find him or her ready to fulfill His purposes.

He will use His leader to deliver the nation and draw it back to Him.

It’s a tragedy that God can only find a few when the need arises.

There should be many in the body of Christ, but alas, it’s not the case.

Yet, God will not be short circuited.

He always reserves to Himself, those few, and works through them a mighty work.

God’s leader will allow God to perfect him.

He will repent of everything that God tells him to, and make himself ready for the great task at hand.

He will place himself in a place that through this repentance, can get the victory and breakthrough in everything, and thus make himself available to be God’s man or woman of the hour.

He will not wait for others to respond, for they may all be stuck in the apathy and complacency of Face book and technological entertainment.

Others are worshiping  America’s golden calf, Comfort!

A mark of God’s leader is one who gets sick and tired of the devil mocking the nation, God, and the righteous ways of life, that he is stirred to do what must  be done for the glory of God.

He realizes that if it’s only him, he will step out to help deliver the country, in Jesus Name.

I think that many in the body of Christ resist the move of the Spirit.

Pastors spend much time and resources ministering to them.

Lord, always send me to those who want the move of the Spirit.

God will turn to the young generation to carry out His work, if us the older one remain as spiritual fuddie duddies stuck behind the walls of our Christian ghettos.

I will not be left behind. I will be a father to this new generation.

God is looking for the nameless and faceless Davids who will deliver America from the demonic Goliaths who mock it. Where are they?

“The best answer we have to America’s ills can only be found in God.

And the best answer within the realm of God is a revival and awakening back to Him, where men’s and women’s blind spiritual eyes can see and they can pull out of the mess which the devil deceived them into.

And God is ready to spark revivals through nameless and faceless Christians all around the world, if they are ready to do anything and everything for Him.

The world is not against God, they are against religion.

Christians think that it’s an us against them war but it’s not.

Everybody loves to see power and glory, whom God is the author of.

Everybody wants to have a good time, whom God is the author of.

Everybody wants to have some fun and laugh, whom God is the author of.

Religion has made God into an old prune. He is quite the opposite.

Pure love, whom God is, can only dwell in joy, happiness and good times.

Isn’t that what people are looking for?

 God uses the normal Joe and Jane equally to a Reinhart Bonkhe or a Billy Graham.

The church not only focus on them, but say, God send me, here am I.’

Jose Alvarez 06/03/2013

“Religion might be on the decline in the USA, but the hunger for the glory and power of God is on the rise!”  Jose Alvarez 06/02/2013

God uses an atheist as a prophet to the church. Check out the video.

http://bit.ly/18LBdpl

Gospel Choir Incognito performing on Britain’s Got Talent. How do the unchurched respond to the power of God rather than religion?

http://bit.ly/13nPKS5

Interview with Ira Glass, an atheist, and what he thinks of the portrayal of the media of Christians. It’s interesting to hear his perspective.

http://bit.ly/15HA0ee

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God Uses An Atheist As A Prophet To The Church


1Sa 17:24 And when they saw the man, all the men of Israel ran from him, and

1Sa 17:26 And David spoke to the men who were standing with him, saying, What shall be done to the man who strikes this Philistine, and turns aside reproach from Israel? For who is this uncircumcised Philistine that he should reproach the armies of the living God?

1Sa 17:34 And David said to Saul, Your servant has been one shepherding among sheep for his father. And the lion came, and the bear, and took away a sheep out of the flock.

1Sa 17:35 And I went out after him and struck him, and delivered out of his mouth. And he rose against me, and I took hold of his beard and struck him, and killed him.

1Sa 17:36 Your servant has struck both the lion and the bear, and this uncircumcised Philistine shall be as one of them, for he has reproached the armies of the living God.

1Sa 17:37 And David said, Jehovah, who has delivered me out of the paw of the lion, and out of the paw of the bear, He shall deliver me from the hand of this Philistine. And Saul said to David, Go, and Jehovah be with you.

1Sa 17:44 And the Philistine said to David, Come to me, and I will give your flesh to the birds of the heavens and to the beasts of the field.

1Sa 17:45 And David said to the Philistine, You are coming to me with sword, and with spear, and with javelin. But I am coming to you in the name of Jehovah of Hosts, the God of the armies of Israel, which you have reproached.

1Sa 17:46 This day Jehovah shall shut you up into my hand, and I shall strike you, and take off your head from you and give the carcasses of the Philistine army to the birds of the heavens and to the living things of the earth this day. And all the earth shall know that there is a God for Israel.

1Sa 17:47 And all this company shall know that Jehovah does not save by sword and by spear, but that the battle belongs to Jehovah, and He has given you into our hand.

1Sa 17:48 And it happened, when the Philistine rising up and going and drawing near to meet David, David hurried and ran toward the ranks to meet the Philistine.

1Sa 17:49 And David put his hand into the pouch and took a stone from there. And he slung it and struck the Philistine in his forehead. And the stone sank into his forehead, and he fell on his face to the earth.

1Sa 17:50 And David was stronger than the Philistine with the sling and with the stone. And he struck the Philistine and caused him to die. And there was no sword in David’s hand.

1Sa 17:51 And David ran and stood by the Philistine, and took his sword; and he drew it out of its sheath and caused him to die. And he cut off his head with it. And the Philistines saw that their warrior was dead, and they fled.

A sign of God’s leader is one that when a nation cowers in complacency, passivity, fear, and apathy, God will find him or her ready to fulfill His purposes.

He will use His leader to deliver the nation and draw it back to Him.

It’s a tragedy that God can only find a few when the need arises.

There should be many in the body of Christ, but alas, it’s not the case.

Yet, God will not be short circuited.

He always reserves to Himself, those few, and works through them a mighty work.

God’s leader will allow God to perfect him.

He will repent of everything that God tells him to, and make himself ready for the great task at hand.

He will place himself in a place that through this repentance, can get the victory and breakthrough in everything, and thus make himself available to be God’s man or woman of the hour.

He will not wait for others to respond, for they may all be stuck in the apathy and complacency of Face book and technological entertainment.

Others are worshiping  America’s golden calf, Comfort!

A mark of God’s leader is one who gets sick and tired of the devil mocking the nation, God, and the righteous ways of life, that he is stirred to do what must  be done for the glory of God.

He realizes that if it’s only him, he will step out to help deliver the country, in Jesus Name.

I think that many in the body of Christ resist the move of the Spirit.

Pastors spend much time and resources ministering to them.

Lord, always send me to those who want the move of the Spirit.

God will turn to the young generation to carry out His work, if us the older one remain as spiritual fuddie duddies stuck behind the walls of our Christian ghettos.

I will not be left behind. I will be a father to this new generation.

God is looking for the nameless and faceless Davids who will deliver America from the demonic Goliaths who mock it. Where are they?

“The best answer we have to America’s ills can only be found in God.

And the best answer within the realm of God is a revival and awakening back to Him, where men’s and women’s blind spiritual eyes can see and they can pull out of the mess which the devil deceived them into.

And God is ready to spark revivals through nameless and faceless Christians all around the world, if they are ready to do anything and everything for Him.

The world is not against God, they are against religion.

Christians think that it’s an us against them war but it’s not.

Everybody loves to see power and glory, whom God is the author of.

Everybody wants to have a good time, whom God is the author of.

Everybody wants to have some fun and laugh, whom God is the author of.

Religion has made God into an old prune. He is quite the opposite.

Pure love, whom God is, can only dwell in joy, happiness and good times.

Isn’t that what people are looking for?

 God uses the normal Joe and Jane equally to a Reinhart Bonkhe or a Billy Graham.

The church not only focus on them, but say, God send me, here am I.’

Jose Alvarez 06/03/2013

“Religion might be on the decline in the USA, but the hunger for the glory and power of God is on the rise!”  Jose Alvarez 06/02/2013

God uses an atheist as a prophet to the church. Check out the video.

http://bit.ly/18LBdpl

Gospel Choir Incognito performing on Britain’s Got Talent. How do the unchurched respond to the power of God rather than religion?

http://bit.ly/13nPKS5

Interview with Ira Glass, an atheist, and what he thinks of the portrayal of the media of Christians. It’s interesting to hear his perspective.

http://bit.ly/15HA0ee

 

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Hello, I Am Apostle So and So ( Part One )


We live in times where many want to be called an apostle. But what does the Bible say about apostles. Are you one of them? You may, if this lifestyle is the motivation of your heart.

I Cor1:1  Paul, called to be an apostle of Jesus Christ through the will of God, and Sosthenes our brother,

An apostle is a divinely summoned and divinely appointed ambassador belonging to Christ Jesus.  The formation of the apostolic office comes as the apostle learns to do everything through the will of God. An apostle is the product and a vessel of God’s will, ways and timetable.  The apostolic office is not a ministry, which one chooses for himself or is conferred upon by men.  It is divinely willed by the Lord.

He is divinely picked and divinely sent out and his life is result of the will of the Lord.

John 5:30  I can of mine own self do nothing: as I hear, I judge: and my judgment is just; because I seek not mine own will, but the will of the Father which hath sent me.

 John 8:28  Then said Jesus unto them, When ye have lifted up the Son of man, then shall ye know that I am he, and that I do nothing of myself; but as my Father hath taught me, I speak these things.

 John 8:42  Jesus said unto them, If God were your Father, ye would love me: for I proceeded forth and came from God; neither came I of myself, but he sent me.

 Through the agency of God’s will.  The apostle called to be an apostle has no other choice than to fulfill everything through the will of God, in that His will is the agent or vehicle for the apostolic ministry to be executed successfully.

The apostle does not matter but the one giving him the commission, the Lord.

The apostle sacrifices all programs and agendas to become a vessel of God’ ways, will, and His timetable.

Thus the apostle becomes an ambassador or a representative of the Lord.

Gal 1:1  Paul, an apostle, (not of men, neither by man, but by Jesus Christ, and God the Father, who raised him from the dead;)

In absolutely no way is his calling from men, or his ordination or authorizing from men. Neither is it through their help, support, influence, or the open doors that they can provide.

Paul, an apostle not from men as a source. Not raised up by men but by Jesus Christ

Thusly the apostle is never intended to please man outside of God’s will, but to please God who chose and raised him up.  Not pleasing man, but a bond slave of God.

Eph 1:1  Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, to the saints, which are at Ephesus, and to the faithful in Christ Jesus:

An apostle by the agency, influence, and the open doors willed by God.

Col 1:1  Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, and Timotheus our brother,

The apostle can proclaim the will of God, because he or she lives strictly out of the will of God.

 1Tim 1:1  Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the commandment of God our Saviour, and Lord Jesus Christ, which is our hope;

He or she can proclaim God’s commandments, because the apostle lives strictly out of the commandments of God.

2Tim:1:1  Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, according to the promise of life which is in Christ Jesus,

With the apostolic proclamation of the resurrection life in Christ Jesus there it the promise and ability for us to live in this quality of life now.     Hence the apostle in proclaiming Christ’s power and life must be an ambassador of the life of Jesus.  In other word he or she must live in the resurrection life of God, which comes forth from the death of Christ’s cross, which has touched everything in their lives.

The apostle can only proclaim the life of the resurrected Christ to us to the degree that he lives in it.   No cheap grace message here.

Titus 1:1Paul, a servant of God, and an apostle of Jesus Christ, according to the faith of God’s elect, and the acknowledging of the truth which is after godliness;

(Greek: and an apostle of Jesus Christ, according to the faith of God’s elect, and the full knowledge of the truth.)

The apostle lives in accordance with God’s level of faith for His saints.  God’s level of faith is His rhema word, or the voice of the Spirit. Therefore the apostle lives out of God’s rhema word.

The apostle stimulates and promotes the faith of God’s chosen ones. The stimulation of this faith is to make others thirsty for the Son of God and not just simply for the blessings, prosperity, social justice issues and other things that come from God.

True promotion of faith by the apostle is to reveal the Son of God, and give the saints the knowledge of what is their participation, ministries, and callings into the riches found in the Son of God whom the apostle has just revealed to them. This called the fellowship of the mystery.

Secondly, the apostle reveals to the church an exact witness of the Word of God found both in the logos and rhema word.  This allows the saints of God to take part in the truth of the Word, which will produce godliness in their lives.

The apostles thus must live themselves in that accurate recognition and participation of the truth so that they may be able to testify to it and bring others into its participation or fellowship.

In accordance with the faith of God’s chosen out ones as a precise and full knowledge of the truth, which is in accordance with godliness towards God.   He leads the saints into the correct discernment, recognition and participation of the truth, which belongs to and harmonizes with what tends to godliness.  He must live in that accurate recognition and participation of these very truths.

Romans1:5  By whom we have received grace and apostleship, for obedience to the faith among all nations, for his name:

The apostolic ministry promotes obedience to the gospel, and through it makes disciples among all the nations.  The gospel must be testified to in such an accurate way by the apostle that it will have the power to promote obedience to others.

He or she promotes obedience to the faith and make disciples among all the nations.  It is a traveling ministry.

The apostle can only promote obedience to the gospel to the extent that they are themselves living in accordance to it.  I limit the administration of the kingdom to my hearing of the rhema word, or voice of the Spirit.

The apostle does not have the power to do anything from myself as a source.

The apostle does not matter who sent him and His mission.  The emphasis on the commissioning is the author of the mission, Christ Jesus.

None can be sent but the one who is under orders.

The man commissioned is always the representative of the one giving the commissioning. The apostle represents in his own person the Lord and His rights.

He must be as good as the one who sent him.

God’s commission cannot be fulfilled unless there is an absolute subordination and death of the sent one’s will.

God’s authority is given to the one who lives under God’s authority.

God’s power is given to the one who lives out of God’s power as the source of life.

The sent one by the Lord should be as the Lord Himself.

A man that is sent with full authority must stand fully under the authority of the Lord and as a slave of the Lord derives all that He is and has from the Lord,

He forfeits his own initiative and unites his won will to the one who sent him.

An apostle is always a mathetes (disciple).

The commissioning to represent Jesus and His cause means humiliation and not exaltation.

There is no special position or personal privilege.

The apostle has no personal influence on how his ministry will turn out.  He is brought under the will of God who destroys his autonomy and leaves the apostle with no other choice but to a full and obedient dedication to the will of God and a military walk to the voice of the Spirit.

Gal 5:25  If we live in ( Instrumental (By)) in the Spirit, let us also walk (Greek word which is defined as “marching in the footsteps of a soldier”) in (Instrumental (By)) the Spirit.

Greek paraphrase) (It is a given that we should be living our lives not in the present day world system, but in the domain, influence, and sovereignty of the world of the Holy Spirit.

Because we are being continually affected and influenced by the Spirit, in that influence and effect we must march in step as soldiers so that the Spirit’s influence can go on, deepen, intensify, and continue interrupted.

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