Part 10 in the Series: What I Lost and Gained Standing for Truth By Don Enevoldsen I’ve had considerable experience living with the Spirit of Jezebel, which I say as a confession. Unfortunately, my experience is not unique. A staggering
by Jason Finizza Words. We use them to communicate desires, needs, hurts, and joys. We use them to build up and we use them to tear down. We use them to preserve control and to manipulate. We also use them
Part 8 in the Series: Questioning Church Authority by Don Enevoldsen In the beginning, church titles described function. Human beings quickly subverted them to denote status, particularly “apostle,” “prophet” and “pastor.” When speaking of leadership positions, however, there were three
Part 6 of the Series: Questioning Church Authority by Don Enevoldsen “I think I would enjoy church if it weren’t for the human element,” a friend said to me one day. I understand the sentiment. During half a century of
Part 3 of the Series: Questioning Church Authority by Don Enevoldsen My experience with church leaders and their desire for titles indicates that the spirit of the Pharisees is alive and well—and that we are all susceptible to its influence.