“Get Smart” #1

It was December 1999…I had just turned 32 years old, and everyone was frantic with Y2K mania. I, however, was hiking through the woods at A.J. Henry park in Tallahassee, FL. on my annual year end “Daniel Fast” (Dan.1:17, 5:12, 14, 9:3, 10:11-14). It was my custom to...

“S.L.” Concluding Notes/Quotes

SHINING LIGHTS: THE CONCEPTION, CHARACTER AND CATALYZING INFLUENCE OF THE MORAVIAN MOVEMENT “Shall thy wonders be known in the dark? And, thy righteousness in the land of forgetfulness?” Ps. 88: 12 “Will the Lord reject us forever? Will he never show his favor again?...

“Shining Lights” #5

Of all the characteristics of the Moravian movement, the most dramatic and defining was their commitment to world missions. “At the age of 15, Zinzendorf, together with his childhood friend – Friedrich von Watteville, pioneered a “Compact for the Conversion of...

“Shining Lights” #4

The secret to Zinzendorf’s leadership power was his passionate love for Jesus. This passion produced a profound Christology that was to characterize the Moravian movement for generations to come. Their theological emphasis, worship, and life were so Christocentric...

“Shining Lights” #3

Zinzendorf and the Moravians had something that God used to build the church and advance His Kingdom – a “renewed” wineskin. Jesus said, do not put “new wine into old wineskins, or else the wineskins break, the wine is spilled, and the wineskins are ruined: but put...