God Wants to Take us Beyond Our Tipping Point

As we have entered into the beginning of the new calendar year, it has become clear that God wants to open the windows of heaven and pour blessings upon us, His people, this season. It would seem that we, as the Body of Christ, have come to a tipping point, a critical mass that God has brought us to so we can literally move  into a mighty move of the Holy Spirit. I recently read this little nugget by Dr. Joseph Howell and think it sums up clearly where we are in the Kingdom:

“Suffering caused by unconsciousness continues to mount until critical mass of pain is eventually reached. This critical mass can also be attained quickly by experiencing huge sudden loss. Pain and loss are, at their apex, the person’s “wake-up call” to consciousness. Why is it that extremes of loss and pain must occur before we are stirred out of our suffering and unconsciousness? The answer to this question is simply that the critical mass of pain and loss collapses the reason to...

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Beyond Intentionality

There is an exponential amount of movement in the Kingdom of God at this present moment in history. At Word Alive our hot pursuit of FREEDOM has opened doors and led us through unimagined vistas. We have embraced moving beyond challenges and trust me, there have been more than a few, to live in complete, and total, rest on every side. That seems impossible doesn’t it? When put in perspective having rest (peace) on every side seems like an unobtainable dream. The big three of societal norms: politics, religion, and if you are an American, the right to the pursuit of happiness, are all being rocked. Foundational truths that we have clung to have dissipated like a fine mist rising from hot asphalt after a summer shower. Everywhere we look there is turmoil on every side but in the midst of turmoil we really can live in peace. Moving beyond intentionality means that we have to do just that: move. The key to moving is that we have to have a destination. Living an intentional life is...

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