1. Father, I thank you for my shepherd. I also thank you for my Pastor’s wife and their family. I thank You, Father, that Your eyes are on my shepherd and Your ears are attentive to my Pastor’s prayers, and Your face is against those who plot evil against my Pastor. (“For the eyes of
The dictionary defines the word “distraction” as, “something that diverts someone’s attention and prevents that person from giving full attention to something else.” We as believers are living in a nation that is overflowing with distractions. Additionally, technology is developing at
There is a passage of Scripture found in the New Testament that every single pastor, preacher, evangelist, or any other member of the five-fold ministry office needs to etch upon their hearts in these last days. The truths contained within this admonition will not only fortify us fell
You would think that living in the last days as we are, one would be hearing a whole lot more preaching and teaching about the imminent return of Jesus Christ. But we aren’t. What we are indeed seeing is just the opposite. Church houses have been converted into entertainment centers.
Sun Tzu, in his timeless book The Art of War wrote, “ To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy’s resistance without fighting.” Satan, the sworn enemy of today’s churches and ministers, has broken through and
I Kings 19:9 9 And he came thither unto a cave, and lodged there; and, behold, the word of the Lord came to him, and he said unto him, What doest thou here, Elijah? King James Bible James 5:17 17 Elijah was a human being with a nature such as we have [with feelings, affections, and a
The following article is the message that was preached at Exaltation by Rev. Shane Philpott on April 27, 2010 to the students and faculty of RHEMA Bible Training Center located in Tulsa, Oklahoma. There are crucial verses in the Bible that you need to know to get through life and mini
With the naming of his second son, Ephraim, Joseph made this statement, “For God has caused me to be fruitful in the land of my affliction.” Genesis 41:52. Joseph lived out the remainder of his days in his land of affliction. The word “affliction” means many things. It means suffering
The Spirit of God brought forth this prophetic prayer through Shane Philpott at a service on October 7, 2009. The following excerpt focuses on preachers, congregations, churches, and the future. And then I saw this, that there are churches throughout the nation of America, churches li
Shane Philpott is a pastor, speaker, and author who pioneered Christian Fellowship Church in Mason City, Iowa in 1993. He also travels as an itinerate preacher, bringing encouragement to churches and conferences throughout the nation with the purpose of strengthening both leaders and believers. Shane considers it an honor to be the friend of pastors and ministers throughout America, and his highest priority is the edification of Christians.