Do We Really Need Preachers?

What is the purpose of the ministry gifts? “And He Himself gave some to be apostles, some prophets, some evangelists, and some pastors and teachers, for the equipping of the saints for the work of ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ” (Ephesians 4:11-12). Years ago I was attending a Bible study atContinue reading “Do We Really Need Preachers?”

Eight Proofs that Healing is for Today

There are two great truths regarding healing: 1) All good gifts come from God and that includes health and healing. 2) All bad and evil gifts come from Satan. Satan is the destroyer and Jesus is the Deliverer (John 10:10). With this in mind, I received a letter from a man in Paragould, Arkansas whoContinue reading “Eight Proofs that Healing is for Today”

Developing a Relationship with the Father

We need to develop a relationship with God. We must have regular prayer, Bible study, and conversation with Him so that we will not just know about Him, but so we can know Him and can say the things He says. Anytime you have a poor confession, or anytime we say something that is contraryContinue reading “Developing a Relationship with the Father”

Hope or Worry is Your Choice

Worry and hope are opposites in most ways, but they are similar in these distinct attributes: they are both unseen and have yet to come to pass. Worry is a by-product of fear and fear usually involves an impending disaster that as of yet is unseen. Hope expects to see the goodness of God inContinue reading “Hope or Worry is Your Choice”