Gereja merupakan organisme yang hidup dan bukan sekedar organisasi buatan tangan manusia. Gereja harus di mulai di rumah tangga kita masing-masing dan bukan sekedar aktivitas religius belaka namun bagian kehidupan sehari-hari. Gereja harus jadi terang dan garam di luar dinding gedung gereja. Sebab gereja adalah kita
Jumat, 12 Agustus 2016
Are You a Prophet?
Are You a Prophet? by Chip Brogden
prophet (in the best Biblical sense of the word) is a person who
discerns and declares, by the inspiration of the Holy Spirit, the
purposes of God concerning Christ. We
will develop that thought and build support for it as we progress.
Because of the popular misconceptions of the prophetic ministry, some
may initially find this definition too narrow. They may struggle with
the idea that all prophetic utterance is Christ-centered.
instance, what about all those end time events in the Book of
Revelation? Some of them do not seem to directly speak about Jesus. Are
they not prophetic?
objection is easily overcome, but before we can overcome it, we must
recognize one supreme, central, eternal truth: that everything God has
done, is doing, and will do is connected somehow to bringing Christ more
fully into view. Everything that God has said, is saying, and will say
(prophetically or otherwise) is related to Christ: either directly, or
indirectly, it all points and leads to Him.
can safely discard as “interesting, but not prophetic” anything that
claims to be prophetic but does not reveal or declare something