The Ministry Gifts of Christ (Part 6 of 8)

The Pastor Introduction We now turn to the 4th Ministry Gift that is listed in “Ephesians 4:11” that of the Pastor. Definition The Greek word “poimen” is translated “Pastor” in Gift listing, it is however also utilised in another forms (which also corresponds to the outworking of this ministry. It is also translated as, “Shepherd” […]

The Ministry Gifts of Christ (Part 5 of 8)

The Evangelist We come now to the third of the Five-fold Ministry Gifts listed in “Ephesians 4:11”, the gift of “Evangelist”. It would be good to just remind ourselves that these Five-fold Ministry Gifts were given by the Lord to endure during the entire Church Age – from the Day of Pentecost until He returns […]

The Ministry Gifts of Christ (Part 4 of 8)

Prophet ·      Imparts supernatural power and gifts for ministry. ·      Prophets and apostles are called to work together; their combined gifting’s joined together make a formidable team. ·      Leads in and teaches regarding prayer and intercession. ·      Works alongside Apostles to bring balance between vision and direction. ·      Is accountable to Jesus Christ and other […]

The Ministry Gifts of Christ (Part 2 of 8)

Jesus as Prophet, Evangelist, Pastor and Teacher Jesus as an Apostle Christ was the great apostle. We might not usually think of Jesus as an apostle. But He was the greatest “sent one” in the history of mankind (missionary and apostle are very synonymous in meaning). There are various Scriptures that reveal this to us take “Hebrews: […]

The Marriage Garment

The Marriage Garment Text: – “When the king entered and looked over the scene, he spotted a man who wasn’t properly dressed.” “Matthew 22:13” King James Version  Scripture: – “Matthew 22:1-14” Introduction: – Today I’m sure that the that God wants to be “challenging, thought provoking, and perhaps at times uncomfortable” but that is true of […]

The Ministry Gifts of Christ (Part 1 of 8)

Part 1 of 8: I firmly believe that this generation that God has called us to serve in Him has a greater need for anointed and wise leaders than any other generation. These are Leaders both in the Local Church setup and even more so in the Church Worldwide. Indeed, this generation has more people than any other, and the masses that surround us are crying out for direction.