And with that he breathed on them and said, 'Receive the Holy Spirit.' (John 20:22) What is the connection between this occasion in the 'Upper Room' on the first Easter Sunday and the event of Pentecost in the temple court two months later? Why did the disciples make no apparent response to Jesus' action and … Continue reading Receive the Holy Spirit John 20:22 Explanation by David Pawson
Introduction 1 John 27 But the anointing which you have received from Him abides in you, and you do not need that anyone teach you; but as the same anointing teaches you concerning all things, and is true, and is not a lie, and just as it has taught you, you will abide in Him. … Continue reading We Have No Need Of Teachers?
The below slide show covers some important truths that we all need to speak and believe everyday. They will actually change the way we speak so we do not contradict them.
The Boogeyman Called "False Tongues" By Mel C. Montgomery. Of all the arguments offered by Cessationists, it is hard to find anything more bizarre than their claim of the existence of "false tongues.". The False Tongues is the latest arguments of the Cessationists have offered over the years. Cessationists start from the false premise that … Continue reading False Tongues
Paul's Experience With Speaking in Tongues By Mel C. Montgomery The Book of Acts and Paul's own epistles reveal the entire cycle of the Holy Spirit in Paul's life and ministry. There is no need for guesswork. Scriptures plainly tell us how Paul received the Spirit, that he spoke in tongues, and then how that … Continue reading Saul to Paul and Tongues
At Creation, God said to Adam and Eve, “see, I have given you every herb that yields seed which is on the face of all the earth, and every tree whose fruit yields seed; to you it shall be for food” (Genesis 1:29). At the beginning of time man was to eat of the products of both … Continue reading When did God First Allow Man to Eat Meat?
The parable of soils (grounds) sometimes called the parable of the Sower is well known and occurs in three Gospels (Matthew, Mark and Luke). We can learn much from this section of scripture as it is common to all men, women and children. Mark 4:14-20 (NKJV) 14 The sower sows the word. 15 And these … Continue reading Parable of the Soils and Applying it Today
Sozo Prayer (Sozo from the Greek “save” or “deliver”) is defined as “a unique inner healing and deliverance ministry in which the main aim is to get to the root of those things hindering your personal connection with the Father, Son and Holy Spirit.” Although this might sound good, its methods are far from it. … Continue reading Is SOZO Prayer Biblical?
By Tim Warner Copyright © Pristine Faith Restoration Society The concept of sola scriptura (Scripture alone) is held by the majority of non-Catholic Christian denominations. At PFRS, we also believe that the Bible (66 books) is the only infallible source of truth. However, the basis for our belief and the means of proving it are quite … Continue reading Sola Scriptura?
The below explanation related to eternal security (Once Saved Always Saved) will challenge most Christians beliefs and will even scare them. It did me when I first came across this truth. One of the issues is that we do not have the Greek tense of present ongoing. E.g. "believe" in English should be "keep on … Continue reading Once Saved Always Saved?