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Posted on 05. Mar, 2013 by Martin Schmaltz.
Many leaders today understand the necessity of transforming the church to effectively proclaim the Gospel. Yet these same leaders are finding it challenging, dangerous and frustrating. To successfully transform a church there are certain strongholds to be aware of and four basic steps to follow.
Posted on 11. Dec, 2012 by Martin Schmaltz.
When He said ye are the light of the world, I believe Jesus was implying at least three things. First as disciples and Kingdom citizens, we are to continue His mission of restoration. Second, we are to be examples that are attractive and invite others to follow. Thirdly, we are to bring order the arenas of life we find ourselves in.
Posted on 25. Nov, 2012 by Martin Schmaltz.
Thoughts are powerful things. They define our being and are revealed by our actions. It is our beliefs (thoughts) that determine our values, which in turn form the framework for our actions. Living in Kingdom authority requires that we have a transformed mind: we must think Kingdom thoughts, viewing situations from a Kingdom perspective. This mindset produces faith to demonstrate the power of our King!
Posted on 27. Jul, 2012 by Martin Schmaltz.
The blessed lifestyle of the Kingdom is a product of His nature or character being formed in us. The radicalness of the Kingdom is: this blessed state does not come as the world says it will, but in a changed way of thinking and living.
Posted on 30. May, 2012 by Martin Schmaltz.
Since we are going to delve into the Attractional Lifestyle Of The Kingdom, we should spend a moment defining the Kingdom. I do not plan to give an exhaustive study, but to give us a context or framework of God’s kingdom perspective. Grasping an understanding of the Kingdom will transform our concepts of the church, its purpose and our individual involvement.