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Pro-leader/Pro-church COHESIONevents : Book a conference at your church

COHESIONevents : Address the threat of the anti-church movement with messages of mission and abundant life!

After an exhilarating weekend of teaching in Saskatoon, the pastor of the church strongly encouraged me to get the messages out to pastors around the world.

That is the plan. I am excited about serving pastors and leaders in this nation and everywhere else God highlights.

I can’t wait to meet you and bring these messages of freedom and mission advance to your church!

Cohesion

Info about TheCall Detroit 11.11.11 : Video, social links, prayer and fasting info

capture-00002122Gather every person you know and head to Detroit for this history making event—TheCall Detroit 11.11.11!

I am already craving finding a corner high up in Ford Field to just hit my face and encounter God as some key national and local leaders lead us into the fire! There is a yearning for an outpouring of God’s Spirit—and Detroit is an epicenter of a soon coming shock from Heaven that will be felt around the world.

This once in a lifetime event should draw every pastor, leader, Christian and hungry person in the Detroit region—and beyond.

Check out some info here and spread the word!

The following links will make it easy to share about TheCall Detroit in your emails, on Facebook, LinkedIn and other Social channels.
  1. Detroit Video Trailer with Lou Engle "Come to Ford Field!"  Here is the promo video link for the extended version of the invitation. Just copy and paste this in your browser, email or links. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n335NYm8N_k&feature=youtu.be
  2. To print out promotional materials or share on our websites this page has all the code from TheCall Detroit  http://thecall.com/Publisher/Article.aspx?ID=1000104419
  3. "Join us in daily prayer on 8 Mile in Detroit."  Listen and share a new Detroit Video of Lou speaking on the significance of this place  http://youtu.be/zdavmQkQlSo
  4. Our latest video message from Lou Engle at Ford Field can be found at this link (Remember, just click on any link to take you to the videos then copy those same links to share with your friends)  http://youtu.be/tzbrgoy01y4
  5. We are in a 40 day fast for TheCall. It is not to late to join in.  For more information go to thecall.com/40dayfast
  6. So we can plan please make sure you register for the event at this link Thecall.com
  7. We have been informed that the first 100 buses coming to Ford Field in Detroit will have have free parking for TheCall gathering so get there early to secure a spot
  8. You can direct other questions you may have on TheCall to  TheCall.com and we will have someone address them.

New video teaching : Intimate Encounter

The cities of the Earth are waiting for the church to encounter God.

There’s an exceedingly urgent prophetic call for churches to become encounter and intimacy focused again. Head on over to media.johnburton.net and watch tonight’s service and download the notes so you can follow along.capture-00000472

This teaching reveals a serious call to reorder our lives, lock arms with other intercession-driven Believers and discover the mandate for intimacy, encounter and taking dominion.

As we do this, entire cities and regions will experience the supernatural wonder of God.

I also discuss the radically serious mandate for 1000 intercessors to gather every Friday night from 10-midnight at theLab. The times are so desperate, and we simply must call every pastor, leader, intercessor and revivalist in Detroit together for deep prayer in the Holy Spirit each week. This intimacy and agreement will result in an explosion in Detroit that’s so needed.

For info on where our next prayer experiment will be, text FOLLOW REVIVALLAB to 40404 or visit www.revivallab.com.

Transition is coming but the church is breech

THE CHURCH IS BREECH

If you have been following the ministry recently you know that I’m zeroed in on a critical issue—an issue, in my opinion, that can result in the further fracture of the church, or in a powerful reformation that will shock the world.

Sunday at our Revival Church staff meeting, there was a strong prophetic word that must be given attention.

The message was that the church is in a time of massive transition, much like you’d find in a delivery room. When the mother is transitioning into the process of birth the room is filled with chaos and even confusion for the untrained, nervous or unprepared.

We are seeing this same chaos and confusion in the church today. People are scattering, searching for traction, for fresh new life that they sense is near.

Then, the person who gave the message declared, “The church is breech! The church is breech!”

Of course, a breech delivery is a cause for serious concern. The chance of death to the coming baby is much greater than in a normal, head first birth.

Immediately, God revealed to me what the word meant. What the meaning of a breech church was.

The confusion, frustration and wounding that’s impacting so many Christians is resulting in an intentional divorce from pastors and leaders. It’s a movement that either greatly minimizes or even renounces governmental church leadership.

It’s a feet first movement. The church is breech.

A common cause for a breech delivery is prematurity. Premature babies tend to deliver breech, and we need to consider this for the church. We can’t allow our dissatisfaction and impatience to cause us to move out ahead of leadership.

Many believe this chaotic transition, this reformation in the church is the answer to their frustrations and pains that they experienced in the organized church. They feel it’s a transition out of body life and away from human leaders.

That is a devastating and terribly incorrect analysis.

The coming reformation will in fact highlight God’s established apostolic leaders and will call the church to rally around them in radical unity and advance into the darkness of the world.

Further, there’s an incorrect mindset that every Believer is identical. That we all have equal giftings and equal authority in every situation. Usually this idea is embraced as a defense measure after feeling slighted by Christian leaders. I understand the pain that this can bring, but the answer isn’t to artificially level the playing field. God loves us all passionately, but he does flow through us differently. Our abilities and responsibilities vary.

Those with a gift of healing have a greater grace to heal people. People with the gift of helps can function in that role much more easily and efficiently than others. If someone has an ordination from God into a prophetic office, he or she will be receiving information that most others won’t. Apostles have breakthrough ability that’s unique to that office.

As we embrace true biblical order, and understand that we can’t cut off the heads (small ‘h’ vs. the capitol ‘H’ reserved for God alone—God is the Head and he establishes heads of ministries) of God’s ordained leaders simply because they have disappointed us.

Man will always disappoint, but it’s God’s wisdom that has resulted in the establishment of significant responsibilities, anointings and missions through them. It’s always been this way, cover to cover in Scripture. God raises up men and women to lead. We can’t avoid it.

So, it’s time to gather together in love, passion and mission as God readies a massive advance of God’s government that lies just on the other side of our current birthing room season of transition.

 

A letter to Detroit area pastors and church leaders

Many of you know that we are praying for key connections, 1000 new intercessors in the Detroit area and an infestation of new church plants.

The outpouring that’s coming is going to rock the entire world—and we have to get ready!

Detroit has a sufficient army of believers, but we don’t know each other! We’re not organized.

I wrote a letter to the pastors and church leaders in the entire Detroit region, and I’d love some help!

If you know a Detroit area pastor, apostle or other leader, would you direct them to read the letter on our site at www.detroitrevivalchurch.com/pastors?

That would be a HUGE help!

All of us at Revival Church want to pray for and serve the greater city church with a lot of love and passion!


Last Sunday’s “Bring your blanket to church” event was sweet! So, we’re doing it again! This Sunday at 6pm bring your blanket and get ready to soak and pray and worship in the presence of God!

If you need refreshing, this night is for you!


And, last but absolutely not least, have you REGISTERED for the Michele Perry event?

Do so VERY SOON at www.detroitrevivalchurch.com/events! It’s FREE!

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