Enliven Blog

A free resource for prophetic people

Welcome to the ministry of Helen Calder

My purpose in writing Enliven Blog is to inspire and help prophetic people who want to grow in their gifts of prophecy, discernment and prayer. Enliven Ministries is based in Melbourne, Australia and we are in the David McCracken Ministries family.

Not Word-Perfect: Understanding How Prophetic Ministry Works in the Church Today

When we begin to develop our prophetic gift, it can be very daunting to step out for the first time. We want to speak God’s message and share His heart and plans with people. However, we are faced with the certain fact that no matter how hard we pray, learn or try, we are never …

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How To Develop Your Prophetic Gift: Understand Your Season

5 Seasons of Development in Your Prophetic Gift There are at least 5 distinctive seasons in the growth of a prophetic gift in a person’s life. (These seasons also relate to other spiritual gifts). These are: Desiring–>Emerging–>Developing–>Testing–>Maturing Although I’ve portrayed these seasons sequentially, the reality is that you may go in and out of seasons …

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How To Develop Your Prophetic Gift: Where to Begin

Your Gift of Prophecy You believe you have a spiritual gift of prophecy (Rom 12:6)–the special ability given by the Holy Spirit to receive messages from God for yourself and others [1]–but how and where do you start developing it? Like any spiritual gift and skill, the gift of prophecy takes study, practice and training …

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God’s Multi-Layered Gift: Salvation, Holy Spirit Baptism, Spiritual Gifts and You

“Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows” (James 1:17). Do you remember that age-old birthday party activity called ‘Pass-the-Parcel’? After seating the children in a circle, the music begins. The CD player is presided over by an adult, …

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