“Are there prophets in the church today?”……Answer: The gift of prophet seems to have been a temporary gift given by Christ for the laying of the foundation of the church. Prophets were foundational to the church (Ephesians 2:20). The prophet proclaimed a message from the Lord to the early believers. Sometimes a prophet's message was […]

“Are the miraculous gifts of the Spirit for today?”……Answer: First, it is important to recognize that this is not a question of whether God still performs miracles today. It would be foolish and unbiblical to claim God does not heal people, speak to people, and perform miraculous signs and wonders today. The question is whether […]

“What is the spiritual gift of healing?”……The spiritual gift of healing is the supernatural manifestation of the Spirit of God that miraculously brings healing and deliverance from disease and/or infirmity. It is the power of God that destroys the work of sin and/or the devil in the human body, such as the healings that Jesus […]

“Is the personal prophecy concept biblical?”……Answer: There are some within the Christian faith, predominantly in Charismatic/Pentecostal churches, who view/practice the gift of prophecy as giving personal advice with a "thus says the Lord" presentation. Sadly, those who practice personal prophecy in this manner are often not any different from those who portray themselves as psychics. […]

“What is the gift of speaking in tongues?”……The first occurrence of speaking in tongues occurred on the day of Pentecost in Acts 2:1-4. .(NLT) On the day of Pentecost[a] all the believers were meeting together in one place. 2 Suddenly, there was a sound from heaven like the roaring of a mighty windstorm, and it […]

“Are the miraculous gifts of the Spirit for today?”……First, it is important to recognize that this is not a question of whether God still performs miracles today. It would be foolish and unbiblical to claim God does not heal people, speak to people, and perform miraculous signs and wonders today. …The question is whether the […]

“What is the spiritual gift of interpreting tongues?”……Along with the gift of speaking in tongues, another spiritual gift mentioned in the list found in 1 Corinthians 12:10 is the gift of interpreting tongues. The gift of interpreting tongues is the ability to translate a foreign language into the language of the hearers. The gift of […]