Mark Durniak

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_column_text]I am always impressed by one who can prophesy the paint off the walls. I am even more impressed when that same one picks up a paint brush and diligently repaints the wall. I rejoice every time a sick one is healed through the laying...

1. Children talk about going to heaven. Sons talk about heaven on earth. It’s simple: Jesus taught the disciples to pray that His Father’s will be established on earth as it is in heaven. The true reward of the family of God is the manifestation of...

Authority releases.  Control restrains. Control demands.  Authority invites. Authority influences and exemplifies.  Control manipulates and persuades. Control seizes by force.  Authority is freely given to. Authority provides opportunities.  Control tells us what to do. Control first says "No" and "Do not".  Authority first says "Yes" and "Do". Authority is confident and...

The great tragedy of the human condition is to be made in the image and likeness of God, but not BE Him. When Paul said follow me as I follow Christ, he was declaring that this was new for all of us. Living in the Spirit...

I called my brother this morning for a friendly chat. In the midst of our talk, I was reminded of a most important thought – Jesus is building His church. As benign as the statement may seem, it is as revolutionary today as it was 2000...

Saturday, August 25 AND YOU SHALL LOVE THE LORD YOUR GOD WITH ALL YOUR HEART, AND WITH ALL YOUR SOUL, AND WITH ALL YOUR MIND, AND WITH ALL YOUR STRENGTH. (Mark 12:30) If you look at this verse for what it is, you realize that...

For a long time I saw the bible as a spiritual text book. In it were principles, commandments and teachings that, if applied, would make me the person God wanted me to be. And, as is the case with most anything, what you look for, you...

Is there anything more beautiful than the heart of a true father? Just the thought of it brings security, peace and fulfillment. A loving dad is the rock of life. Let me share a most simple characteristic – presence. Being there may seem empty in and...