The word “revival” does not appear in the King James Version of the Bible, nor does it appear in the original Hebrew or Greek manuscripts. There are three words used in connection with it which are revive, revived, and reviving. In order to give an accurate exposition on the revival movement we must approach it from the Word of God. To attach any explanation or definition outside of the Word of God is to invite the traditions of men which can only add confusion and frustration to those that are sincere in their walk with God.
The ministry of the prophet, unlike any other ministry office, is common to both the Old and New Testaments. The first mention or reference to a person being a prophet is in Genesis 20:7 referring to Abraham.
Now therefore restore the man his wife; for he is a prophet, and he shall pray for thee, and thou shalt live: and if thou restore her not, know thou that thou shalt surely die, thou, and all that are thine.
Jeremiah 32:17 “Ah Lord God you have made the heavens by your out stretched hands and your great power and there is nothing too difficult for you.”
Q. How many of you believe there is nothing too hard for the Lord?
v.27 “Behold I am the Lord, the God of all flesh. Is there anything too hard for me?
We believe all believers are entitled to and should ardently expect and earnestly seek, the promise of the Father, the Baptism of the Holy Spirit, according to the command of Jesus Christ. With this comes the endowment of power for life and service, the bestowment of gifts and they are used in the work of the ministry. This experience is distinct from and subsequent to the experience of the new birth. (Lk. 24:49; Acts 1:4-8; 2:38-39; 10:44-46; 11:14-16;15:7-9; 19:1-6; 1 Cor. 12:1-31.)
The words moral or morality, immoral and immorality by themselves do not appear
in the Engllish version of the King James Bible.
By definition we understand morality to be: that which renders an action right or wrong:
the practice or doctrine of the duties of life, principles, and conduct that promte honor,
purity, and virtue.
In contrast, immorality would be: that which is inconsistent with what is right. Wicked-
ness and liscentiousnes, which is given to indulgences of the animal passions, would be
It is important for Christians to receive the revelation of true biblical prosperity.
Although we see in the scriptures more evidence in the Old Testament of God materially
and financially blessing His people, the New Testament is also very clear in com-
municating God’s will to abundantly supply all the needs of His sons and daughters. In
truth, God has set laws in motion from the very begining of creation, that when obeyed,
will bring prosperity into the lives of all those that adhere to those laws. To limit
Ephesians 3:14 “For this cause I bow my knee… (which cause? Everyone could be a partaker of the covenant with God… not only Jews, but Gentiles to could be part of the glorious body of Christ; in other words, the promise given to Abraham in Genesis 12 was for all people not just the Jews as has been believed by the Jews).