The Gathering Together of the Saints

By Francis Frangipane True Christians from all backgrounds share an expectation of the second coming of Christ (1 Thess. 4:16). Although debate surrounds the timing of this event, Scripture assures us that it will occur when Jesus Himself returns. Before we are...

In Preparation for God

By Francis Frangipane The last, great move of the Holy Spirit will be distinguished by men and women who have been prepared by God for God. We have given ourselves in prayer for revival; we have studied and discovered the Lord’s heart for the lost. Without...

The Coming Baptism of Light

By Francis Frangipane As Christians we tend to come from unique schools of thought concerning the end times. Some believe the Rapture could occur at any moment; others see the church going through some if not all of the tribulation. Still others are trusting that,...

Where the Spirit of The Lord Is

“Now the Lord is the Spirit; and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty. But we all with unveiled face, beholding as in a mirror the glory of the Lord are being transformed into the same image from glory to glory, just as from the Lord, the...

Are You Having an Identity Crisis?

By Francis Frangipane It is our conviction that Christ’s life not only atoned for the sins of mankind, through our union with Him, a second Genesis began. Paul explains, “The first man, Adam, became a living soul. The last Adam became a life-giving...

The Stone That the Builders Rejected

By Francis Frangipane Becoming Wise Master Builders Paul said, “Like a wise master builder I laid a foundation” (1 Cor. 3:10). The eternal foundation of the church is the Lord Jesus Christ; we rest and then build upon Him. It is wisdom to build the...

A Covenant of Release

By Francis Frangipane Israel was hopelessly outnumbered. Nebuchadnezzar, king of Babylon “and all his army, with all the kingdoms of the earth that were under his dominion and all the peoples, were fighting against Jerusalem” and its remaining cities (Jer....

The War Mode

By Francis Frangipane I was seventeen years old, a senior in high school, and was slouching into my desk when an angry student almost twice my size entered the room. In a storm of spit and fire, he burst toward where I was sitting, grabbed me by my neck and began...

A Word to the Women of God

By Francis Frangipane My Mother’s Prayers I personally know the power of a woman’s prayer: my mother’s. In the late sixties, I was a very lost young man living in sin and rebellion. Judging from my appearance, I looked hopeless. Yet in spite of my outward...

Into a Place of Abundance

By Francis Frangipane Prior to releasing a new product to the general public manufacturers put their invention through a series of tests to see how their product handles stress and other issues. Typically, they will test their product in a smaller control group before...

The Days of God’s Kingdom

By Francis Frangipane As we approach the fulfillment of many end-time prophecies, we must not allow ourselves to be moved by fear or unbelief. Increased wars, lawlessness and ethnic conflicts are signs that point to something more significant than themselves. Recall,...

When Money Becomes Our Servant

By Francis Frangipane Many ministers hate discussing finances; others are obsessed with it and teach about it all the time. Because Jesus Himself referenced it, we must put the issue of personal wealth into perspective. In the great overview of topics the Lord desires...

Protected From the Accuser

By Francis Frangipane How do you handle criticism? How does one protect himself from the “scourge of the tongue” (Job 5:21)? If you are going to be successful in the Lord’s work, you must find God’s hiding place from one of the most painful...

A Forgiving Heart

By Francis Frangipane During the last hours of this age, there will be two opposing factions in the world: those whose hearts are wrought with bitterness, resentment, and hatred; and those whose love has actually increased and who are experiencing the power of the...

Loving the Truth

By Francis Frangipane “No lie was found in their mouth; they are blameless” (Rev. 14:5). To become blameless is to be free from falsehood; it is to be delivered from sin and the deception that protects sin. Yet this process of deliverance is not attained...