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Entering Spiritual Reality Through Prayer

Prayer is a spiritual reality we enter into because here we meet with God. (John King) A distraught and desperate father made his way through pressing crowds to bring his possessed son to Jesus’ disciples for deliverance. They seemed powerless to help. They had yet to know that spiritual warfare requires a prayer life that knows how to fight. Little…
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Accept One Another

Differences can separate people from one another, acceptance of one another is one of the first steps along the road to unity. (John Lathrop)   The apostle Paul wrote “Accept one another” (Rom. 15:7 NIV). In the remainder of the verse he went on to say that the recipients of the letter should accept one another in the same way…
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Ministering By Gift

We as believers need to be careful. At times we can lose sight of the important truth that the ministry we have comes from God. (John Lathrop) “A man can receive only what is given him from heaven” John 3:27 (NIV) The words above are those of John the Baptist, John is an interesting biblical character. From a purely human…
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Dealing With Offence (2)

We must be aware that the potential for offence is much greater with those we love and are close to. (Alber Zehr) Dealing with offences critical in these days. Consider why Jesus said that offences would become more common in these last days (Matt. 24:10). When the intensity of God’s move is accelerating there is a greater tendency for misunderstanding.…
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Divine Accuracy

We cannot establish our theology and principles only from prophetic can result in dangerous and inaccurate theology. (Hanny Setiawan) God is more eager to be known than we want to know Him. We need to believe this. Sometimes we think that God is out there unreachable. So that we are too tired to seek Him and his will. Worse, we…
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Prophecy: A Gift With Multiple Uses

  Prophecy is a multipurpose gift; God can use it to accomplish a number of His Kingdom purposes (John Lathrop) Recently I came across an interesting statement by missionary Rolland Baker. He pointed out that the gift of prophecy can do much to help the cause of missions; it can open the hearts of unbelievers, call people into missions, and…
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The Prayer of Jesus

the prayer of Jesus is very comprehensive; it applies to believers from the first century, right on through to the end of church history (John Lathrop) In John 17 we find the longest recorded prayer of Jesus; the apostle John, under the guidance of the Holy Spirit, included it in his gospel. In fact, it is preserved for us only…
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