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Articles to Help those Hungry for Spiritual and Personal Growth
05
Oct
Our Wills: Part of Being Made in God’s Image

Click on the Picture to open this blog post. Richard Kinney and Nancy Moelk both teach on the treasure of having a will and how to set it free to be infused with the power and love of the Holy Spirit. Lining up your will with God’s doesn’t have to be a downer. Listen to […]

Posted in: The Man,
26
May
1
Invitation-Appreciation: Key to Spiritual Life

Richard Kinney explains a very simple and effective way of approaching God in a childlike, relational way which effectively moves us forward in our Christian development. Click here to listen.

Posted in: Paintings, The Eagle,
10
May
2
Fill Your Home with The Light of Christ that Dwells Within You (Prayer)

Click here to listen and repeat this prayer with Richard and Nancy. The prayer that Richard asks Nancy if she says it every day is written out for you below. Do you have trouble feeling the power and love inside of you? Here is a prayer for you to repeat every day with a brief […]

Posted in: the Lion,
06
May
1
What is Glory? How Can I Experience It?

What is God’s Glory? Click here to hear Richard Kinney explain what is glory. To do an exercise for experiencing God’s glory led by Richard Kinney click here.

Posted in: Uncategorized,
02
May
2
Daily Protection Prayers

To hear these prayers in audio and repeat them, click here. Psalm 91 1 He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty. 2 I will say of the LORD, “He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust.” 3 Surely he […]

Posted in: the Lion,
01
May
Getting to the Deeper Levels of Our Souls

Click here to listen to Getting to the Deeper Levels of Our Souls. This teaching covers the five levels of the soul and how we can receive healing in our deepest levels. The five levels are our thinking, our feeling, our relational capacity, our protective/instinctual responses and our attachment needs. Dr. Moelk also gives a […]

Posted in: The Man,
01
Apr
Horses Run Free in Heaven

This is a heavenly place where freedom reigns and everything vibrates with the power, love and divine order of God.

Posted in: The Eagle,
26
Feb
Where Should the Focus Be in Counseling?

Too much of counseling wants to focus exclusively on one part of the soul: mind, will, emotions or just the spiritual climate of the soul. This creates an imbalance in helping someone and can keep them stuck in an unnatural life posture as a result of their counseling process. Exclusive focus on the mind creates […]

Posted in: The Man,
13
Jan
Simple Keys to Spiritual Success: Don’t Perish in the Desert of Mission and Purpose

Listen to Richard Kinney talk on successful spiritual practice. How can I have spiritual success in my walk with the Lord? Focus, expect, receive, and respond. Focus: set aside time each day to focus exclusively on God as well as try to practice His presence as you go through your day. Expect: have a child-like attitude […]

Posted in: The Man, The Ox,
10
Jan
1
Spiritual Barbwire by Richard Kinney

Spiritual Barbwire   Richard Kinney teaches the “why” and “how” to bring God’s Kingdom rules and order to your life and territory. Allowing evil to prevail in our midst is not the normal Christian life. We can declare God’s reign and rule in a way that influences our lives and those around us.

Posted in: the Lion,
10
Jan
Spiritual Atmosphere Control by Richard Kinney

Spiritual Atmosphere Control Richard Kinney teaches how to be aware of and control your personal atmosphere as a protection against evil influences and situations. So simple, children can learn to do it. Particularly helpful for sensitive people who tend to be overly influenced by the atmosphere of others. See also Filling Your Home with the […]

Posted in: the Lion,
02
Jan
Obedience

 Sometimes being faithful to God can get us into trouble. We displease others. We give up opportunities. We leave positions and friends and family. We let go of sources of honor and income. But there is a powerful reward for us both in the higher level of His Presence with us as well as a […]

Posted in: Paintings, Scenes from God's Interactions with People,
01
Jan
1
Gratitude and Stepping into Freedom from Pain

By Richard Kinney Here is a link to listen to the Stepping In Exercise: http://media.blubrry.com/firehouse_ministries/content.blubrry.com/firehouse_ministries/stepping_in_exercise_audio_with.mp3 Have you ever wondered why small children have so much joy and energy? It doesn’t matter where in the world you go, small children all have this.  Why did Jesus say “Least you become like a little child, you will […]

Posted in: The Eagle, The Man, The Ox,
01
Jan
Joshua Lingers in the Glory

“The LORD would speak to Moses face to face, as one speaks to a friend. Then Moses would return to the camp, but his young aide Joshua son of Nun did not leave the tent.” Exodus 33:11 We can also experience God’s glory. We are His new tabernacle. His Spirit is already one with our […]

Posted in: Paintings, Scenes from God's Interactions with People,
31
Dec
Unwrapping our Lazarus

For all who have received Christ, we have the Holy Spirit in our spirit man/woman. We are risen from the dead but we still have grave clothes that need to be unwrapped. We can allow the power and love of God to be like yeast that takes over all of our souls or we can […]

Posted in: Paintings, Scenes from God's Interactions with People,
13
Dec
Warrior Angel

This is a fierce warrior angel on assignment from God. We are surrounded by God’s beautiful and powerful creatures in the heavenly realm. Every day we must recognize that this earth is a war zone where a combination of people’s free will and the resident evil combine to bring much destruction and casualties. Daily protection prayers […]

Posted in: Paintings,
01
Dec
The Slow Work of God

“Above all, trust in the slow work of God.” Teilhard de Chardin (1881-1955) God is using the fabric of our lives to transform us. “God comes to us disguised as our life,” says Paula D’Arcy.

Posted in: Paintings,
30
Nov
How Can a Christian Maturely Express Anger?

How Can a Christian Maturely Express Anger? How do I handle angry feelings in life? Are they always a sin? Are they every helpful or effective? What if I feel guilty or distressed when I express any anger? Or what if I “loose it” and go into rages that are destructive to myself and those […]

Posted in: The Man,
22
Nov
The Shepherd King Walks with His Bride

Wouldn’t it be wonderful to discover that we had a secret admirer who had been quietly pursuing us all our lives? Someone who approved of us seeing both all our qualities and potential as well as how we behave on our very worst day? We could rest inside and give up the struggles to get […]

Posted in: Paintings,
20
Nov
Are You a Controlling Person Quiz

Are You a Controlling Person? Here is a self-examination quiz to help you see if you have the roots and practices of someone who is a “controlling” person. 1. I have a low opinion of myself and this blocks me from being able to easily receive the love of others or from God. This leaves […]

Posted in: The Man,
28
Oct
Ezekiel by the Chebar River

Ezekiel literally showed up in this painting. I was not trying to paint a person. Interesting how I was listening to the first chapter of Ezekiel in Hebrew right before I painted this! I don’t have an explanation, just an imagination and a God who seems to enjoy playing with me as I paint. Click […]

Posted in: Paintings, Scenes from God's Interactions with People,
26
Oct
Come Up to the Mountain

We have a moment by moment invitation to

Posted in: Paintings,
26
Oct
The Secret Place

Our secret life with God is meant to be the most important element of our spiritual life. Yes, we can attend church and go to conferences and worship as a group but the real place of where we get what will sustain us and and transform us is in that one-on-one, face to face encounter […]

Posted in: Paintings,
01
Sep
The Love and Approval of God

The Love and Approval of God By Richard Kinney Read the teaching below and listen to the exercise by clicking here. We are going to talk about the love and approval of God for each one of us. And about how most of us haven’t accessed this and have actually been mostly discouraged from this. […]

Posted in: The Eagle, The Man,
22
Aug
The Good Samariatan

Did you know that Jesus Christ has been the “Good Samaritan” for each one of us? He found us bruised and beaten-left alone to fend for ourselves. He brought us to a safe place for us to heal. Now, at times of our lives, He will expect us to stop and be the “Good Samaritan” […]

Posted in: Paintings,
22
May
The Four Faces of God Reflected in His People: Which Are You?

By Nancy Moelk The Four Faces of God as demonstrated in the four living creatures shows four areas of development for us. These areas are actually reflections of four aspects of God’s character. He has shown us Himself as the Lion, the Kingly function of God where He takes charge and wins territory and brings […]

Posted in: The Eagle, the Lion, The Man, The Ox,
12
May
Ten Sure Ways to Ruin Your Children

I have been helping people with parenting for over 20 years. Much of what I have to offer is from all the mistakes I made with my own four children. Here is what I consider the top ten ways to ruin your children. We should all know by now that we have made mistakes. Those […]

Posted in: The Man,
13
Jan
The Cross as a Portal to a New Life

Is the Cross just a historical moment from the past? Or is it a place we can go to even today? When we have pain and sorrow, as all of us do, we can go to God and ask for His help knowing that He understands suffering. The Cross is a place where God suffered for all […]

Posted in: Paintings,