Charles Carrin Ministries

Browsing Archive: May, 2014

The Clock: The Pastor's Teacher Or Terror?

Posted by CC on Monday, May 26, 2014, In : Wisdom for Ministers 

While I am committed to giving the Holy Spirit all the time He wants, I personally need the discipline of a clock. It is good training for me to know I do not have all day to deliver my message. Without the clock's reminder, my human nature may become careless and abusive. With the clock, I become much more precise and to the point. Am I suggesting that we put a time limit on the Holy Spirit? Absolutely not! Am I saying that we ministers need the discipline of self-imposed time-limits? Absolu...


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God Gave Us Three Methods Of Prayer

Posted by CC on Monday, May 26, 2014, In : Prayer 

1. We pray according to human understanding; that is, praying about information that our 5 senses have told us. This prayer is dependent upon knowledge gained by the mind. Information for such a prayer is therefore limited; sometimes characterized by misunderstanding, conflict, and failure (James 4:3). The most perfect prayer we can pray mentally and spiritually is the “Lord’s Prayer” (Matthew 6:9-13).

2. We pray "in the spirit" (I Corinthians 14:15 &Jude 20). Th...


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BE WARNED: SATAN’S "PSYCHIC PREMONITIONS" IMITATE THE HOLY SPIRIT’S "WORDS OF KNOWLEDGE.

Posted by CC on Monday, May 26, 2014, In : Bible 

Soon after my Baptism-in-the-Spirit I began teaching congregations how to recognize differences between the Holy Spirit miraculous gifts and the occult world’s counterfeits. Almost immediately a young man came to my hotel room seeking advice about a troublesome "spiritual message" he had received. It was this:

On a specific, named day of the week, he was told that his wife and baby would be killed in a car wreck. He was even told the location where it would occur. The ...


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