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  • Here Is Why Trump Will Get the Votes

    Here Is Why Trump Will Get the Votes

    When Pastor Paula White-Cain walked to the podium in Amway Center in Orlando, Florida, on June 18, 2019, the stands were filling, and the crowd was teeming with excitement, though it would be another two hours before President Trump would announce his reelection bid. She quoted Trump as saying, “We worship God, not government,” as

  • The Proud and Arrogant Are Coming Down

    The Proud and Arrogant Are Coming Down

    While preaching and elaborating on the dramatic encounter of Saul of Tarsus with Jesus on the Damascus Road, something unusual happened. As I began commenting on Acts 9:6, something stirred deep in my heart. I suddenly stopped in the middle of my message and found myself praying, “O God, bring down the proud and arrogant

  • Dream Center Co-Founder: God Redeems ‘Rock Bottom’ Moments

    Dream Center Co-Founder: God Redeems ‘Rock Bottom’ Moments

    When I was 20 years old, I came to Los Angeles to pastor a church. It all happened because a big bank was going to take possession of a little church born out of the Azusa Street Revival, and my dad wasn’t about to let that happen.   So while he searched for a real pastor,

  • 5 Risks and 4 Solutions to Keep Your Church Grounded in the Gospel

    5 Risks and 4 Solutions to Keep Your Church Grounded in the Gospel

    “Are you not entertained?“ The famous quote from Russell Crowe’s character in “Gladiator” echoes the sentiment many pastors experience as they strive to engage congregations and maintain attendance. “Those that fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it,” as Sir Winston Churchill said. Throughout church history, leaders have grappled with the tension between spiritual

  • In Dire Times, Faith Must Fight

    In Dire Times, Faith Must Fight

  • Jonathan Cahn Reveals the Heresy of Falling in Love

    Jonathan Cahn Reveals the Heresy of Falling in Love

    Is it a bad thing to fall in love? In a recently shared YouTube message, Jonathan Cahn unveiled the problem with the world’s notion of what it means to love, and how true love differs from how culture tells us to love. “The love of God in you is a love that is not caused

  • AI Innovation Eases Content Creation for Church Leaders

    AI Innovation Eases Content Creation for Church Leaders

    Artificial intelligence, much like the internet, is here and it looks like it is here to stay. While many are still weary of the new technologies, with many of the minds on the frontline of its development warning of the dangers associated with the unproven AI, others are pushing forward into the new frontier in

  • How Can Young Leaders Emerge if Old Leaders Stay in Power?

    How Can Young Leaders Emerge if Old Leaders Stay in Power?

    President Joe Biden is facing the biggest challenge of his 54 years in government. After his disastrous debate performance on June 27, some members of his own party went into panic mode. They realized that the 81-year-old politician may not have the physical stamina or the mental acuity to lead the United States for four

  • Morning Rundown: Former Leaders at IHOPKC to Begin New Church

    Morning Rundown: Former Leaders at IHOPKC to Begin New Church

    Here’s a quick rundown of the top stories on mycharisma.com: Former Leaders at IHOPKC to Begin New Church Some of the former leaders of International House of Prayer Kansas City (IHOPKC), are looking to begin a new church called “Sanctuary Church.” As The Roys Report noted, Isaac and Morgan Bennett and Matt Candler filed for

  • God Loves Us, but He Desires His Glory, Not Ours

    God Loves Us, but He Desires His Glory, Not Ours

    In the American church today, we hear so much about God’s love for us that we often think the gospel centers around “me” and “my needs” and “my goals” and “my dreams” and “my destiny.” Rather, the gospel centers around the Lord—on His desires, His goals and His plans. And while He cares deeply for

  • New Report of Child Sexual Assault Coverup at Gateway Church

    New Report of Child Sexual Assault Coverup at Gateway Church

    A new report has come to light about the coverup of a minor who was sexually abused back in 2018 from another church attendee at Gateway Church. On April 18 of this year, Gateway settled on the case that was filed back in 2020 on behalf of the minor who attended Gateway Church and claimed

  • We Must Remember There Is Only 1 Mediator

    We Must Remember There Is Only 1 Mediator

    The American church is being shaken. The public revelations of sexual sins in the lives of some of America’s most famous pastors have shocked many and left many confused. In times like these we must remember that in every test and trial of faith there exists the opportunity to come through it better and stronger

  • What America’s Churches Need Most

    What America’s Churches Need Most

    The conditions in the world are not going to get any better. But the Spirit-filled church under the lordship of Jesus Christ is our hope. The church is the restrainer of evil and the conscience of the nation. The reason for lack of power and purpose in the city church, or ekklesia, is because of

  • 9 Ways to Keep Missional Fire Burning

    9 Ways to Keep Missional Fire Burning

    As Timothy oversaw the church in Ephesus, Paul exhorted him to “fan into flame the gift of God” (2 Tim. 1:6b, NIV). Despite this, within a generation, the church in Ephesus faced a stern rebuke from Jesus for abandoning its first love, with the only remedy being a return to its initial deeds (Rev. 2:2-5).

  • Pentecost 2024: Waves of Pentecost Unity Across the Nation

    Pentecost 2024: Waves of Pentecost Unity Across the Nation

    Editor’s note: The events described in this article planned for Baptize California for 2024 took place Pentecost weekend as scheduled; this story was written prior to that time. During a late-night devotional session in the winter of 2021, Pastor Mark Francey of Oceans Church in Orange County, California, stumbled upon a passage that would ignite

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