The Spirit-Filled Church

Through the history of God s people, the constant element has been the manifest presence of the Almighty Baptism in the Holy Spirit galvanized the young church, equipping and empowering the believers for action, particularly for proclamation This transformative experience boosted courage, fostered fluency, and granted insights to ordinary men and women and still does toThrough the history of God s people, the constant element has been the manifest presence of the Almighty Baptism in the Holy Spirit galvanized the young church, equipping and empowering the believers for action, particularly for proclamation This transformative experience boosted courage, fostered fluency, and granted insights to ordinary men and women and still does today.The Spirit gives particular gifts Terry clarifies the distinction between pastors, apostles, and prophets Every fellowship needs a pastor, someone who can keep the flock close to the Shepherd Himself Beyond that there is the role of the apostle, whose calling is to act as the master builder But we are all called to be a prophetic people, able to speak God s word into the current situation, bringing direction, comfort, solutions, and action.This warm and loving description of the work of the Spirit is a delightful articulation of the passion that has driven Terry s life and ministry.
The Spirit Filled Church Through the history of God s people the constant element has been the manifest presence of the Almighty Baptism in the Holy Spirit galvanized the young church equipping and empowering the believers

  • Title: The Spirit-Filled Church
  • Author: Terry Virgo Adrian Warnock
  • ISBN: 9780857211330
  • Page: 180
  • Format: Kindle Edition
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    1. What should church life be like? What values and principles should be evident to any observer? How should a church be led and who by and what gifts should we be looking for?These are the questions that Terry Virgo addresses in The Spirit-Filled Church: Finding your place in God's purpose. As the founding and father to the Newfrontiers family of churches this is a clear and accessible explanation to the way Newfrontiers has attempted to answer those questions. As a, largely, contented member and [...]

    2. Much of this book was incredibly refreshing. I don't always agree with his theology or emphasis, but I did feel he shed light on many important teachings about the life of the church with are largely neglected today.

    3. It had some good clarification on things often confusing about the Spirit in our lives and the church.

    4. This book describes how a church should function according to NT teachings. Best book on the subject I've ever read. Finally a practical and spiritual guide to the Holy Spirit and the gifts for the Church today!

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