Dream Workshop #7 – Stepping Out of the Boundaries | 10 Prophetic Questions to Shift Your Paradigm

Look at this picture, and tell me what you see. On first glance you might think, it's just a romantic scene. A man and woman are standing on a shoreline gazing into the distance. It looks very simple with nothing extraordinary to point out, but look again. In your mind begin to focus on just [...]

Divine Wordplay

"The word of the Lord came to me, 'What do you see, Jeremiah?" 'I see the branch of an almond tree,' I replied. The Lord said, 'You have seen correctly, for I am watching to see that my word is fulfilled." (Jer. 1:11-13). Isn't this scripture awesome!! Look at the divine wordplay going on here. [...]

Signs = Symbols | Dreaming or Awake

“Jesus did many other miraculous signs in the presence of his disciples, which are not recorded in this book. But these are written that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of the living God, and that by believing you may have life in his name" (John 20:30-31). Signs are amazing and [...]

Self-Disclosure Dreams, and The Deceptive Heart

Dreams that reveal our heart’s condition, or self-condition dreams, are ones that show a person where they are at spiritually, or what they are dealing with spiritually, emotionally, and/or physically. These dreams also give us direction about what we need to do in order to overcome and/or  to get back on track with God. The [...]

Understanding Symbolism, and How Symbols Acquire their Meaning

Dreams are tricky and often times elusive. They are filled with unusual scenarios at times, and multitudes of symbols. Interpreting dreams effectively requires a vast knowledge of the Word of God, a grasp on simple (and sometimes complex) symbolism, and an ability to receive and understand revelation. In the book, Dream Language by James Goll, [...]

Revelation in Transformation

A while back I was going through a difficult season in my life. We have all been there, right? You know, when the things around you that are so comfortable and secure are now full of instability and insecurity?  Anyway, I was seeking the Lord for an answer of peace during this storm. My heart [...]

Understanding the Setting of Your Dream

Dreams are interesting and complex. Even Daniel, when trying to understand his own dreams states that he “wrote down the dream telling the main facts” (Daniel 7:1). Sometimes we have to weed out the excess and focus in on what God is specifically trying to show us. What is the main scenario going on in [...]

The Lord Reveals Deep and Secret Things

I have spent the last fifteen years trying desperately to understand dreams and visions. I have taught many classes on interpreting dreams (which, by the way, is still controversial in some churches 😉 ), and there is so much that I still cannot grasp when it comes to this illusive and powerful way that God [...]

Prophetic Dreaming For Others | Part 2

I saw the log house with its big, expansive wrap around porch, rough cut logs fixed intricately all along the outside of the house as if it had been created decades before and sat like a permanent beacon of days gone by. I watched as a beautiful young woman looked at the house with eyes [...]

Extrinsic Dreaming | Prophetic Dreams For Others

The Extrinsic Dream Extrinsic dreams focus on something or someone other than ourselves. These prophetic dreams are not as common as the more personal intrinsic dreams; however, they do still occur, and it is up to us to learn how and what to do with these type of dreams. Dreaming about and for other people, [...]

Is There An Expectation To Understand the Symbolic?

Most definitely the answer to this question is yes. Let's think about the story of Elisha for a second. In 2 Kings 13: 18-19, Elisha begins to rebuke Joash because Joash only strikes the ground with his arrow three times. Well, that seems harmless enough until you look at the entire story. Joash had gone [...]