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Barnabas: A Positive Role Model For Discipleship

we need to make a conscious effort to encourage others. For plants to grow they need to be watered. New believers also need to be nurtured and one of the ways that this is done is through encouragement. (John Lathrop) One of my favorite people in the New Testament is Barnabas. He is mentioned in a number of places: Acts,…
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History in the Making

The advance of the Kingdom of God has at times involved surprises, changes that moved people beyond the expectations of the time. (John Lathrop) Sometimes on news programs commentators will say “we are witnessing history in the making.” In one sense everything that is currently happening is history in the making. But typically when commentators say this they are reporting…
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The Remnant

The concept of remnant is very biblical important. The late David Wilkerson message about the remnant is one of the must hear teachings.  Following excerpt You Tube can give us a glimpse of what's in the well known prophetic voice in the modern age. Another prophetic voice that is inline with Wilkerson is David Demian from Watchmen for the Nations.…
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3 Streams Represent New Mandate for Ekklesia in Indonesia

The new apostolic has been revealed to the body of Christ globally finally has brought to the new momentum for all Ekklesia in Indonesia (read: Body of Christ in Indonesia) After the 1945’s Independence Day, Indonesia needed 4 years before completed the Independence defending war in 1949. Prophetically, 70 years of Indonesia’s independence was over in 2015 still remaining another…
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Wanted: Spiritual Fathers and Mothers

True discipleship is nurtured within the context of a faith relationship. (John Lathrop) Jesus commanded the church to make disciples (Matt. 28:19-20), that is, those who are rooted and growing in their Christian faith. This involves the cultivation of various spiritual disciplines such as Bible study, prayer, and fellowship. However, discipleship involves more than the transfer of information from one…
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Dealing With Offence (3)

In this rebellion, Absalom lost his calling, his potential kingship and eventually his life. All this resulting from an offence. (Alber Zehr) Downward Steps of Offence Perhaps the classic example of offence, which shows its full course, is seen in the life of Absalom when his sister was defiled. He wanted revenge and seemed to have “good” reasons for his…
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Prayers For a Christian Worker

The structure of a person’s prayer will vary from time to time. During times of victory praise and thanks may dominate. When adversity and opposition come petition may become the main emphasis of prayer (John Lathrop) Followers of Jesus are supposed to pray, the Lord Himself told us that (Matt. 6:5). The early disciples were people of prayer (Acts 1:14).…
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Hidden Treasures

The psalmist thought he loved the Word because he enjoyed singing it and studying it, but he found that he needed to “hid it” in his heart (John King) I have hidden your word in my heart that I might not sin against you. Psalms 119:11 Many scholars maintain the author of the 119th Psalm is a youth, based on…
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The Assembly

This in not just an assembly; it is a festive one. It is heaven's version of a New Year's Eve at the start of all new beginnings in Christ, a celebration heightened by the appearance of Jesus and the saints of previous spiritual victories.  It undoubtedly highlights the songs of praise to God for Calvary (John King) Hiding in plain…
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