When *Barb first heard about the Jesus' Church group study she would tell you she just didn't want to. Didn't want to start a group. Didn't want to step out of her comfort zone. She didn't want to fail. Eventually, she realized that she was resisting the Bible's...
Life Changing Stories
Discover God’s power to lead, heal, encourage, provide and more from these testimonies from the Seven Secrets to Be Fruitful and Multiply.
Finding a New Perspective on Church
Just a few weeks after launching the Jesus' Church group study and people are talking about how it’s already impacting them. One house church leader from Southern California, Brandy*, said, “I was surprised by how well the discussion at the end [of Lesson 1] stirred...
Young Leaders, Leading Large
At 20 years old, Alina* caught the vision for house church and stepped out in faith to launch her own. A small group of young adults gradually increased and the church gathering began to flourish. Alina shared, “God was so good, He showed up like I’d never seen...
“Making Disciples” Happens When We Obey
After attending the Jesus' Way (formerly the BFAM Strategy), Ken* saw how a discipleship-making movement was part of God's plan for him. “With the Jesus' Way training, I received the tools and resources I needed to actually do it.” Following the steps laid out in the...
A Prayer Can Lead To So Much More
Kari*, a house church leader in Los Angeles, holds her church services in the park. The goal? To better share God’s love with her community. Her house church team regularly walks around the park to pray for others. They have also partnered with a local ministry to...
So, Jay Prayed.
After attending an introductory training to the Jesus' Way approach, Jay was amazed. He quickly recognized that disciple-making movements were a concept anointed and instigated by God. But, what part would he play? One of the foundations of Jesus' Way is praying for...
Linda* had a job with a position of authority and money, however, she was working 12 to 13 hours a day in addition to weekends. “The job was killing me,” she recalls. “I had no time to give to God. He was on the back burner of my life and my work came first.” In her...
Justin* met Kevin* when taking ballroom dancing lessons with their spouses. They got along well and Justin shared freely about his relationship with God. During the course of the classes Kevin was devastated with the news that both he and his wife had both lost their...
Vision for House Churches Grows
Both couples attend different churches, however they are looking for something they can have in their homes; Cami thought, I wonder if they will come. Then she prayed, “Oh Lord, don’t let me mess this up. Help me to share your heart and vision for house churches.”
Friend Receives Forgiveness
For the first time, she felt the peace of God and such freedom! Afterwards, we prayed over her and then we sat and worshipped the Lord together. Others in the group also prayed to God, asking for forgiveness for their sins.
It Could Be Someone You Know
Since Lily* started praying for the Lord to show her Persons of Peace (or what many Bible translations call a worthy person – Matthew 10:11–13), she was surprised to realize God was showing her people she has already had a relationship with, including her hairdresser.
Prayer Includes Listening
Danielle shared, “As we prayed, I felt the Lord say that we were supposed to have a youth event. He just gave us one simple step but as we followed that, He told us more to do. Then He told us that the kids would lead it and that it would be a summer event.”
Son Returns Home
Tracy has several children who were all raised in the church, and while they were growing up, they served in the church. Her middle son Austin had a girlfriend who he knew since elementary school. Both of their fathers had similar issues and abandoned their families....
Dad Can Now Walk
“We prayed for his dad to be healed, and I received a message this week that he is now able to get up and walk around!”
Perfect Time for a Candlelight Service
“To this day,” Monica says, “neighbors come to us, call us, and text us asking for prayers. We pray and send them scriptures. I know this event opened the doors to our neighbors’ lives and we are grateful.”
Feeding the Neighborhood
In April 2020, Paulina and her husband received the wonderful news that they were pregnant with their fourth baby. They were elated and very grateful to the Lord for granting their hearts’ desire. Little did they know that they would also become pregnant with a...
House Church: Now Open
During the pandemic when large churches had to close, many individuals and families were left without a place to fellowship and hear the teaching of the Word of God. Some people stopped going to church while others watched services online.
Love in the Neighborhood
The pandemic has been challenging for so many people, but there are seeds of love and generosity that have sprung up in neighborhoods throughout the country. When everyone was ordered to stay at home, many neighborhoods experienced people slowing down their pace of life to visit with their neighbors and get to know them. Kathleen experienced this in her neighborhood.
Real Growth and Life Change
In 2019, a dear friend introduced Helen to The Rock and Operation Solid Lives (a discipleship program). When the pandemic started, she began listening to the Daily Word with Pastor Jerry and the Daily Message with other anointed pastors.
Home Renovations from the Lord
For more than a year and a half, Eileen and her husband had wanted to update their home with a new paint job and brand new living room décor. This was a desire of their heart yet they could not find the extra finances to enable them to accomplish this. They prayed and asked God, knowing He is faithful.
When Pastor Jerry began talking about House Churches, they sensed the Lord speaking to them to start a House Church. They stepped out in faith and obedience to God and started a House Church in their home.