7 Aspects Of A Growing Organization

Visit The Apostolic DNA Web Page 1. Truth Is Supplied And Maintained Just like the apostles and elders of the Book of Acts, we must be vigilant in establishing and guarding the truth that we hold so precious.  Paul exhorted the Corinthians to “…speak the same thing, and that there be no divisions among you; but […]

Organizational Structure

Visit The Apostolic DNA Web Page Revival-minded churches grow.  These are the churches that have applied and dedicated themselves to the five previously studied principles of the revival.  The result will be growth, both in quality and in quantity.  As we begin to discuss organization, we are actually indicating two needs of the growing church: […]

Aspects Of A Balanced Ministry

Visit The Apostolic DNA Web Page A Willing Mind Paul tells the Church in 2 Corinthians 8:11-12, “Now therefore perform the doing of it; that as there was a readiness to will, so there may be a performance also out of that which ye have.  For if there be first a willing mind, it is […]

The Principle Of Balance

Visit The Apostolic DNA Web Page A Balanced Ministry “This is the thing which the Lord hath commanded, Gather of it every man according to his eating, an omer for every man, according to the number of your persons; take ye every man for them which are in his tents.  And the children of Israel […]

Near And Dear To God

Visit The Apostolic DNA Web Page Revival and harvest are just simply too important to the Lord to take lightly.  Having church related programs is not what we are really after.  Equipping the saints, and helping them step into needful and appropriate ministries is what will guarantee great church growth.  There’s no substitute for revival, […]

Gifts And Talents – 6 Considerations

Visit The Apostolic DNA Web Page 1. Wants And Needs The first thing we should understand is that God will provide what we need, not necessarily what we want.  Until we, as Paul exhorted in Philippians 2:5, let the mind of Christ be in us, we will continue to spiritually flounder, only hoping for a […]

Gifts And Talents

 Visit The Apostolic DNA Web Page  But unto every one of us is given grace according to the measure of the gift of Christ.”   – Ephesians 4:7 Grace To All David A. Womack, in his excellent book, Breaking The Stained-Glass Barrier (Harper & Row, New York, 1973) states on page 7 concerning Ephesus, “Paul established a […]

Ready To Build

Visit The Apostolic DNA Web Page It always seems to amaze the passersby of large skyscraper building projects in our larger cities.  They watch for weeks and even months as the initial work of the project is directed downward instead of up.  Some of them wonder whether or not the building will ever come up […]

4 Criteria For The Nucleus

Visit The Apostolic DNA Web Page Senior church leadership must have something that they can use in the determination of who is in fact with them in the nucleus.  We have already seen that we can follow the first two principles of casting the vision and equipping the saints to see who becomes part of […]

The Nucleus Concept

Visit The Apostolic DNA Web Page “Nevertheless the foundation of God standeth sure, having this seal, the Lord knoweth them that are his.  And, let every one that nameth the name of Christ depart from iniquity.  But in a great house there are not only vessels of gold and of silver, but also of wood […]