Posted: September 4th, 2014 | Blog | Comments (2)

I too have tried to explain what Jesus meant when He said, “the first shall be last.” While experience is not always the best teacher, sometimes it can be. Last Monday I was checking in at the airport in Manila for my trip to New Zealand....

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Posted: August 28th, 2014 | Blog | Comments (0)

As always I check the blogs of the people closest to me. After reading my son Joseph's post on courtship, I read Steve Murrell's post on Mark Driscoll, Mars Hill and Acts 29 Scandal. I have decided to link both posts today as I believe many...

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Posted: August 21st, 2014 | Blog | Comments (3)

At our recently concluded couples’ retreat someone asked, “What does one do if you are no longer compatible as you were at the beginning of your marriage? My simple response was compatibility is a myth. The dictionary defines compatibility...

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Posted: August 14th, 2014 | Blog | Comments (1)

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Posted: August 7th, 2014 | Blog | Comments (1)

This is a re-post from my son Joseph's blog last Monday. It seems that taking responsibility for our errors has it's benefits. Thank you Joseph for your candidness and I hope this post helps other fathers. The message at church yesterday...

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Posted: July 31st, 2014 | Blog | Comments (0)

Small is big. A big movement can only get bigger if it learns to lead in tribes. It is in leading smaller units that it can become bigger than it already is. This post is all about how to to possess the land. It's one thing to attack and...

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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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