MINISTRY OFFICES WITHIN PRAYER POWER MINISTRIES
We have been anointed by Almighty God with different ministry gifts which the Lord has provided to edify, and build up his church according to his word in (Eph. 4:11-12). And he gave some; apostles; prophets; and some, evangelist; and some pastors and some teachers; For the perfecting of the saint's, for the work of the ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ: Till we all come in the unity of the faith, and of the knowledge of the Son of God, unto a perfect man, unto the measure of the stature of Christ.
THE MINISTRY OFFICE OF AN APOSTLE
An Apostle is a chosen messenger who has been commission by God to minister in the office of an Apostle to both the believers and nonbelievers. They minister the truth of the good news of the gospel of King Jesus (John 16:13) (Gal. 2:7-9).
An Apostle has been given both the title, position, responsibility to operate in this office with full delegated power and authority according to (Matt. 28:19) (Luke 10:19). He or she (a prophetess) has power to rule as heir with God and joint heir with Jesus Christ (Romans 8:17) in the earth and stratospheric atmosphere (sky or atmosphere above the earth). Apostles govern and minister to the body of Christ as mighty intercessory warriors and gubernatorial servants in the Kingdom of God on earth and in the heavenly atmosphere.
They are mighty warriors against the powers of darkness known as Satan's kingdom of hell's angels called demons, devils, and evil spirits. They are in constant contact with Almighty God through divine spiritual worship, fellowship, friendship with King Jesus and the people of God. Apostles have a spiritual dominion in addition to and earthly dominion. An Apostles leadership objectives and directives are to govern and protect the Kingdom of God on earth (New Testament church) from destruction by the forces of hell, Satan's kingdom authority. Apostles preach, teach, and train equipping God's people for service in the church and Kingdom of God. The embalms of an Apostle's faith include but are not limited to spiritual signs and wonders from God, laying on of hands to heal the sick, to anoint for service, raise the dead, the use of prayer clothes and anointed holy oil.
An Apostle serves the people of God with Godly wisdom. They minister to God's people in the name of King Jesus with love and a heart full of compassion although they are powerful in ministering directives toward divine order to hate evil (all evil is the enemy of God)(Psalm 97:10) with firmness to encourage the sheep of God to grow into spiritual maturity toward the day when God places them in the role of leadership within the body of Christ. Apostles are both knowledgeable of church management and government of a kingdom; they are Kingdom minded people , their focus is on eternity and the second coming of King Jesus. Preparing Gods people to be ready to meet our King in the air, requires them to be purpose driven to operate in power and authority to teach, train and equip the household of faith for eternity, each and every day. Apostles are to be recognized by title and office this brings glory and honor to God and helps build up the name of King Jesus who was the first Apostle in the earth and chief cornerstone for the New Testament Church.
THE MINISTRY OFFICE OF PROPHETS AND PROPHETESS
A Prophet or Prophetess is a person who has been called by God to operate in the position of a Prophet or Prophetess occupationally to the believers of God and King Jesus. The are people of God with a divine prophetic anointing to speak in the place of God. The voice of God is very powerful to human ears (Psalm 29:4), so God has chosen and rose up a prophet or prophetess to speak on his behalf to his people in-order for them to hear and receive his words. A Prophet or Prophetess prophesy to a person should be based on the written word of God and not apart from the written word of God, since they are prophesying of future events, circumstances, or situations and sometimes on past occurances. They are somethimes known as "seers" in the Old Testament. Most forms of prophetic anointings give enlightment, encouragement, warnings, and all directives are from one deity, God. God is known by several majestic names which are written in the Old and New Testaments.
These prophetic utterances through the mouth of a prophetic or prophetess is given to someone who is being called to a higher promotion of leadership either within the body of Christ or in government, and sometimes in business. Yes, these prophesies can also inform people of a lateral move in a position or a demotion from a leadership positon, in addition to other human events through word of wisdom, word of knowledge, the working of miracles, and through the discerning of spirits (1 Cor. 12:4-11). The prophet and prophetess should always rely upon God to supply them the spiritual information with which they are to prophesy to individuals who God has instructed them to prophesy and waits for direction from the Holy Spirit to call these prophecies into existence.
A prophet or prophetess of God who operates in full-delegated power and authority will provide a prophetic covering (mantle) over those who they prophesy equaling that of an Apostle who watches over the souls of the saint's of God through intercession and spiritual warefare, and governing them through their prophetic office, saying "Thus saith the LORD!", even as Samual, Jeremiah, Haggai, Deborah, and many other Old Testament prophets and prophetess of God.
THE MINISTRY OFFICE OF AN EVANGELIST
Evangelist is the third office of the five-fold ministry of the body of Christ (Act 21:8) (Eph. 4:1). They often accompany and assist Apostles. They are often sent out by Apostles to do special missionary work (Col. 4:7-9). They are mighty enthusiastic soul winners, who travel preaching repentance from sin, forgiveness of sin and the doctorine of salvation throuch King Jesus which is known as Soteriology. Evangelist are equip with power to ordain elders into the church, and to exercise discipline. They teach and preach and train new converts (disciples) into the Kingdom of God; equiping them to endure through great trials unto the second coming of King Jesus. Evangelist are Protestant ministers of God who serves as an itinerant (journeying) or special preacher who travels running revivals teaching the Kingdom of God (Luke 9:1-2). They have delegated miracle working power and authority to heal the sick, set the captives free, and raise the dead (Matt. 10:1-8).They will give instuctions for new converts to become apart of a local New Testament church to be taught the good news of the gospel of King Jesus, and where they will grow in their faith through the teachings of King Jesus and the New Testament apostles.
THE MINISTRY OFFICE OF A PASTOR
A Pastor is the fourth office of power and authority given by God through the life of King Jesus in the earth. The pastor is more commonly known as a "shepherd" through the life of "the good shepherd", King Jesus. Another term for a pastor is "Poimen" a Greek word meaning a helper and one who feeds the flock. The good shepherd feeds and leads the flock, (the people of God under their direct leadership and authority). Pastors have a more permanent place of residence within the church and community than that of an Evangelist, which normally comes through the establishment of his / her own local church. Pastors are the overseers of the flock entrusted to them by God to exercise spiritual care over them; they also work with other leaders of the church such as bishops, elders, deacon, deaconess, ect.. Pastors have the vast responsibility to love and nurture the flock, provide for the church, govern it, protect it as the household of God from the evil forces of darkness through the power God within them, which is the Holy Spirit, the written word of God, which they preach and teach in the name of King Jesus.
THE MINISTRY OFFICE OF A TEACHER
Teachers are the fifth and last position in the five-fold lministry of King Jesus to the church. They are given the office of holding a discourse with the congregation in order to instruct them in the word of God. They are particularly given wisdom to provide instruction. They are equiped with insight to bring the flock of God into strength and maturity and power This is done by focusing on the details for development of Christ like character building for the highest level of efficiency in service through the anointing of God upon their life. Teachers are obgliated and commanded by God to speak the truth in love (Eph. 4:15), to hold truth boldly (Psalm 35:2) (Rev. 3:11) , apply truth as a doctorine (Psalm 33:4), study truth to be approved unto God (2 Tim. 2:15), and teach truth from the word of God (1 Cor. 12:4-11).
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