Posted: July 24th, 2014 | Blog | Comments (1)

In 23 years of doing ministry I have seen people who never quite make it to their “Promise Land” despite being a so-called Christian. On the other hand I have seen many who have entered in and continue to enjoy God’s promises. It was not...

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Posted: July 17th, 2014 | Blog | Comments (1)

In honor of Victory's 30th Anniversary this year, I am re-posting an article about our church that was published in Charisma magazine in 2012. The article was written by Steve Murrel's son William. Read the whole article in...

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Posted: July 10th, 2014 | Blog | Comments (0)

When banks lend money to people they check what is known as the four Cs: Character, Capacity, Collateral and Capital. Character is all about the person you are lending to. This involves the person’s integrity and history when it comes to...

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Posted: July 3rd, 2014 | Blog | Comments (4)

About two years ago Marie and I entertained the idea of moving my parents into our home. Needless to say the notion was daunting, but the Lord has a way of leading us into His will in ways that are good, pleasing and perfect, and earlier this...

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Posted: June 19th, 2014 | Blog | Comments (0)

It was dark when I left home, ready and excited to charge into mission. Sitting in the airport, headphones on, waiting for my flight and the thought of being away from Marie, suddenly is not as enticing. Two weeks ago I was in this exact same...

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Posted: June 12th, 2014 | Blog | Comments (0)

That’s because if I have faith that can move mountains and have hope to someday fathom the mysteries of life, but have not love I am nothing, Paul the apostle declares in 1Corinthians. It has been the subject of songs, poems and movies....

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Posted: June 5th, 2014 | Blog | Comments (1)

The problem of prejudice is real. Sadly even heroes of the faith like Peter have been guilty of it. Defined as “preconceived opinion(s) that causes one to dislike, be hostile to or behave unjustly toward others.” We continue to find it...

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Posted: May 29th, 2014 | Blog, Uncategorized | Comments (1)

On my birthday two days ago my oldest son Joseph (31) wrote an interesting thank you note and posted it on my wall in Facebook. What unfolded was an interesting list, some more obvious, others unexpected, even the sequence was...

Posted: May 22nd, 2014 | Blog | Comments (2)

Long before God made anything He made light.  Before He made the stars, the mountains, the seas, animals and even man, He made light. Light is the atmosphere that produces life. Light brings life. As Jesus declared, “I am the light of the...

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Posted: May 15th, 2014 | Blog | Comments (1)

Moses ranks among the top leaders in the Bible. Little talked about are the women in his life, women who were responsible for turning Moses into the great leader that he was. Small Steps, Maximum Impact The Bible tells the story of two...

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