Italy is, of course, a predominantly Roman Catholic country, and to see the increase in the charismatic Catholic and Pentecostal movements brings a vibrancy not to be dismissed.
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To the church in Sardis that had a reputation of being alive but was, in fact, dead, Jesus had an appropriate word.
We say that the problems in our country are because of the White House or Hollywood, but God says the source of the problems is actually His house, the church.
We need another spiritual awakening as big as the Jesus Movement.
This mentality is the chief reason the charismatic movement has been weak in character.
"We have seen pastors and leaders repenting, weeping and laughing in an outpouring of refreshing. We have seen people saved, delivered and many returning to the Lord surrendering their yielding hearts."
Yeshua defines revival on the macro level as composed of two elements.
Hundreds of salvations and baptisms. Open visions. Healings. The Lord is truly moving here.
It's time to expose the stronghold of deception in our midst.
This season of Teshuvah is both an invitation and a warning.
Will you be ready when it hits zero?
It's not uncommon to hear of testimonies of individuals seeing visions of Jesus, receiving miraculous healings, being delivered from addictions and having their marriages restored.
I could fill pages and pages with texts from the Prophets and Psalms to show this.
When a congregation from a church in Gjakova, Kosovo, traveled to a town square to worship God and pray, they had no idea who might join them.
"This congress—this day—is the day that God is setting up so majestically that the fire from the Holy Spirit we experience this week will spread throughout the region."
A demonic assault has been unleashed in our land and it is manifesting in an irrational hatred toward everything that is pure, holy and right.
So let me remind you that the battles we face as believers are not just stopping abortion, or the postmodern agenda or the overall demise of culture and morality.
The church cannot have revival in its present state.
In the past century, our nation began to gradually stray from our biblical roots and dependence upon God as its anchor and sustainer.
We are serving God while our souls are literally torn apart by the lusts of this world. How many of us actually desire to be loose, lawless and lustful of spirit, deep down in our hearts?