September 27, 2016

4 Habits Jesus Used to Build Influence

Influence. The capacity to have an effect on the character, development, or behavior of someone or something.

Jesus influenced three types of people:

September 20, 2016

iTMP Ep.4 There is no 'Church' Only an Ekklesia

In this episode of the iTEACH Ministry podcast, Thomas Wynn and I discuss the word ekklesia and share with you the who, what, when and why, King James knowingly and purposely had the Greek word ekklesia which means "called out ones", replaced with the English word 'church' which means a religious building. Historically these two words have two totally different meanings.

Hold on to your ear plugs, this is going to be a good one.

September 13, 2016

4 Things to Know When Leading Change

As a change agent, I learned a long time ago that the process of change isn’t easy. Leading change requires the willingness to challenge the status quo and the traditional.

September 6, 2016

Giving Your Gift the Attention it Deserves

“Neglect not the gift that is in you…” These are the words of the apostle Paul to Timothy over 2000 years ago, and we can still learn from these same words and apply them to our lives today.

Three quarters of those in institutional 'church' have no idea what their spiritual gifts are, so many become casualties to their calling.

August 30, 2016

Why The Holy Spirit is Essential to your Gift and Calling

“But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes upon you. Act 8:1 NLT

The Holy Spirit has a purpose, an objective and an agenda. It serves to exalts Jesus through us by way of our gifts and calling.

Sure it convicts, guides and regenerates, but it also dwells, reveals and empowers us.

August 23, 2016

Want Change in Ministry? Here are 9 blog post to guide you

If you know me, you know that I am passionate about change in ministry. It is one of the reasons why I created iTEACH Mininstry, to influence change in how we do and think about ministry.

I’ve been in ministry for almost twenty years, and in that time I have found that too many believers are stuck, stubborn and satisfied with the dark ages of ministry.

August 16, 2016

Three Things I Believe Killed the “Black Church”

Someone asked, "How can you say the black church is dead with all these black churches around?" 

He's not alone in believing the black church was just a local place where black people gathered on Sunday. 

Like many in the black community, no one ever taught him about this social institutions historical background and the major role it played in the lives of an entire community and race of people. He was never taught about the institution itself, and what it was founded on, why it was founded and it's purpose.