I have a calling to men’s ministry.  I’ve been doing some form of men’s ministry since 1996- 23 years now.  I was a product of the Promise Keepers men’s movement, I led the men’s ministry at my church, and I’ve led many men’s retreats and men’s accountability groups.  I bought into the message that Promise… Read More

To Our Influencers Friends and Family: Suzan McKenzie, our dear friend and wife of Pete McKenzie, has gone to be with the Lord.  Six months after being diagnosed with brain cancer, she passed away quietly on Wednesday, August 2, 2017.  Suzan was surrounded by Pete, her children, daughter-in-law, grandchildren, and close friends of the family.… Read More

Trust Training In Luke 9 Jesus sent his out his twelve disciples to preach the gospel, to heal the sick, and to cast out Devils.  Jesus was training his disciples to trust him…to learn to be men of faith instead of men of fear.  He gave them the two things they needed to get the… Read More

Two Journeys Men often have a problem living what we say we believe. That’s the problem about living the Christian life. However, there is no condemnation to them which are in Christ Jesus for the law of the spirit of life in Christ has made me free from the law of sin and death. Our… Read More

Peace, Good Will Toward Men The Christmas message starts with the angel’s proclamation:  Glory to God in the highest and on earth peace good will toward men.  Jesus came to bring peace to a world that was dead in trespasses and sins…  A world without dignity, honor, and righteousness.  Jesus came to a fallen world… Read More

Grace-Driven   God calls men of God to influence others for Christ. We are Christ centered, faith-based and grace-driven. For by grace are ye saved through faith, and that not of yourselves, it is the gift of God, not of works lest any man should boast. Men don’t know how to “work out their own… Read More

Faith Based Transformation Covering the Basics of what Influencers West Believes A man of God is Christ centered, faith-based and grace driven. Faith must have an object of faith. Our faith is only in Him. Jesus said, I am the way, the truth and the life, no man cometh unto the Father but by me.… Read More

What’s Your Life’s Goal? Proverbs 29:18 says that where there is no vision the people run wild…they wonder aimlessly. What is your goal in this life? What is it that you value most? If there is no destination you’re never lost. If you have no target you’ll never miss. Our first value is that we… Read More

God’s plan for Israel is still ongoing A man of God’s prayer should be, “Lord break my heart for what breaks yours.”  Be careful what you pray for.  God broke Phil Hanlen’s heart for the nation of Israel.  Phil has been to Israel several times on mission trips to bless the people of Israel by… Read More

Thoughts on a message by Pete McKenzie God doesn’t expect us to just receive his truth and revelation…he expects us to obey it.  The word of God is to be lived “in shoe leather.”   However, God does not ask for “blind obedience.”  We must examine our heart for the motive behind the action.    According to… Read More

Desire the Lord, Remember KFLO. We’re always looking for men to talk to them about the good news of the gospel of Jesus Christ.  However, the one man we should be looking for is the man in the mirror. Know, Follow, Love, Obey. Words from Texas: Special Guest Mike Ryan What is it that a… Read More

Influencers West, Thoughts from Gary Stubblefield’s Message June 17, 2016 What about Divorce and Reconciliation? Divorce in the Bible Trick Question for Jesus on Divorce. In Matthew 19. When Jesus had departed from Galilee the Pharisees came unto him testing him saying, “is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife?”  Haven’t you read,”… Read More