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Church Versus Ekklesia — Jeremy Caris

I have often heard believers say, “The church just needs to be the church!” But actually, that is exactly what we are typically being. We are fulfilling the full substance of what we are declaring. Our words matter. Sometimes we say, “I belong to such-and-such church.” No! You belong to Christ and you…(Read More)

All Natural Church Growth Plan - Jeremy Caris

Church growth and building up the body are not necessarily the same things. In other words, church growth doesn’t build up the body; but building up the body will cause church growth. This may sound over-simplified, but I believe that if you equip and build up the people you have, the body will…(Read More)

Now there were in the church at Antioch prophets and teachers, Barnabas, Simeon who was called Niger, Lucius of Cyrene, Manaen a lifelong friend of Herod the tetrarch, and Saul. While they were worshiping the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, “Set apart for me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I…(Read More)

It’s no secret there’s a mentality that has invaded the Church that intentionally marginalizes the supernatural to attract people and grow without needing to rely on the demonstration of the Spirit and power of God. But biblically, there is no such thing as the harvest versus the supernatural. Separating the two is an…(Read More)