Revival? Or Gospel?

Today, as I was studying. I had this thought…

I wonder if we somehow limit God just by calling an outpouring of the Holy Spirit a “revival”. I mean, when the disciples experienced an outpouring of the Spirit in Acts – they just called it the gospel… which essentially is what it is. With the mindset of a revival we think that it’s not the “norm” and that the chances are it’s only going to be temporary. I wonder what God could do if we didn’t box the outpouring of the Holy Spirit – which is just another part of the gospel – in to a revival.

I don’t know for sure… but I just can’t help but think it’s just another mindset trap. Anyways… If anyone reads this, let me know what you think…

The Unashamed Life

Everyday I in my devotions, I love to start out with this song Infiltrate (Unashamed Prayer) by Worth Dying For. I love the passion and the desire for pursuing God, and all that He has called us to on this earth – to experience His glory and then spread it to the ends of the earth. You can click play on the player above to listen to the song, and then here are the words to it. It has been adapted from a paper left by a young African missionary before he was martyred. Continue reading…