Category Archives: Spiritual Gifts

The Debate on the gift of Healing for today

    I Corinthians 12:9, 28 – the Greek text uses double plurals – “gifts of healings” χαρίσματα ἰαμάτων This was a great debate and I agree with Dr. White, but I really  appreciate the way in which Dr. Brown dealt … Continue reading

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The ongoing controversy about the special Revelatory – miracle type Spiritual Gifts for today

Wayne Grudem and Ian Hamilton debated in 2010 on the spiritual gift of prophesy for today. I agree with Ian Hamilton. I love Ian Hamilton’s opening statement at 14:51 – “I am a continuationist; um, I believe in the continuing, … Continue reading

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The Apostolic / Revelatory Sign – Spiritual Gifts Controversy

John Piper points out the difference between “the apostles of Christ” (the apostles sent out by Christ – the 12 disciples, Paul and his missionary team, Barnabas (Acts 14:4, 14), James, the half-brother of Jesus (Galatians 1:19 , 1 Corinthians … Continue reading

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Strange Fire and Overview of the Word of Faith Movement & False Teachings of Joyce Meyer & Joel Osteen

The “Strange Fire” conference ended recently, hosted by John McArthur and Grace Community Church, in which the conference made the case against the Charismatic/Pentecostal Movement as a whole, as an overall very negative phenomonon. I tend to agree, but sometimes, … Continue reading

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