The Big Picture

Visit The Apostolic DNA Web Page During the explanation of these principles we will avoid getting bogged down in too many specifics, and we will try to stay concentrated on a comprehensive approach to experiencing revival.  There are two main reasons for this.  First of all, some specifics are simply too obvious to place in […]

Checklists

Visit The Apostolic DNA Web Page Pilots everywhere are trained to use checklists for every phase of their flights.  From the time they start in their student pilot days, the use of checklists is strictly enforced.  In some cases during pilot license check rides, the examining officers (the duly authorized pilots responsible for giving final […]

The Harvest

Visit The Apostolic DNA Web Page Up to this point in our study, we have used interchangeably the terms “revival” and “harvest.”  In some places, the two have been presented at the same time.  We will continue to use them thus.  This treatise does not concern itself with proving that these two terms are not […]

Revival Principles

Visit The Apostolic DNA Web Page The elders which are among you I exhort, who am also an elder, and a witness of the sufferings of Christ, and also a partaker of the glory that shall be revealed: feed the flock of God which is among you, taking the oversight thereof, not by constraint, but […]

Key Players – Dedication

Visit The Apostolic DNA Web Page In the last chapter, The Realities Of The Church, the fifth reality stated that we must choose to be part of the revival that God has ordained.  It is an active choice, not a passive observance that makes the difference between someone useful and someone useless!  And nearly everything […]

Key Players – Leaders

Visit The Apostolic DNA Web Page Leaders, by definition, are different than the rest.  Leaders give direction, they mentor, they inspire, and they are the ones that keep going when all else says to stop.  But another important role played by church leadership is in the area of assessing and making correction.  And this is […]

Key Players – Saints

Visit The Apostolic DNA Web Page It seems obvious that the Lord Jesus was most effective in ministry that was “one on one.”  It is true that we often find Him speaking to the multitudes that thronged after Him as He performed miracles and taught strange and new doctrines.  But just in the Book of […]

Key Players

Visit The Apostolic DNA Web Page “And the things that thou hast heard of me among many witnesses, the same commit thou to faithful men, who shall be able to teach others also.”  – 2 Timothy 2:2 These words of the Apostle Paul to his son in the gospel, Timothy, are often quoted and taught in […]

Burned Yokes

Visit The Apostolic DNA Web Page In 1 Kings 19:19-21 we read the remarkable story of Elisha’s call to the prophetic ministry in Israel.  The great man of God, Elijah, now aged and near to his departure from this earthly life, had been instructed by the Lord to anoint Elisha in his place.  He obeyed, […]

Tasty Fish

Visit The Apostolic DNA Web Page All the way around, it was a very difficult night.  Jesus had shown Himself to the disciples after His resurrection more than once already.  But now, it had been several days since the last comforting time in His presence.  Jesus had said in Matthew 28:7 that He would one […]