AN EXAMPLE OF THE RESULTS OF THE QUESTIONNAIRES IN THIS HIVE [3.]
CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY WITH INDIVIDUAL FREEDOM/FUNCTION
INDIVIDUAL FREEDOM OF FUNCTION WITH CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY
Please note that in these questionnaire results, the higher the number comes out in ones results, the more responsibility, not status, one has to the Body of Christ. It establishes the level of your calling.
DOUG'S SPIRITUAL C.V.
THE PERSON THE LORD KNEW, AND STILL KNOWS, BEFORE THE FOUNDATION OF THE WORLD
IF YOU WANT TO UNDERSTAND ME, AND MY PLACE IN THE BODY OF CHRIST, HERE IT IS.
YOU CAN KNOW THIS FOR YOURSELF AS WELL.
JUST CHECK OUT THE PREVIOUS POSTINGS IN THIS HIVE.
IMAGINE A CHRISTIAN WORLD WHERE WE ALL KNEW WHAT WE WERE BORN TO DO, UNITY WOULD BE EASY, BECAUSE GOD DOES NOT MAKE DUPLICATES, EACH OF US HAS HIS/HER DESTINY AND CALLING, IN THE ETERNAL SCHEME OF THINGS.
YOUR MINISTRY RESULTS
- your destiny and growing in the Body of Christ
YOUR SPIRITUAL C.V.
NAME... DOUG VERMEULEN
--- AMENDED HOUT'S QUESTIONNAIRE
15 --- 8
LEFT TO RIGHT
[Leadership]***The Apostle guides Ministries and saints into the Will of God and the outworking of God’s will. The Apostle helps engender the spirit of Unity flowing out from the Godhead into the body of the church. His anointing will get elders working together in unity.
The Apostle chief passion is to reach people with the call of God. He will father sons, [guide the young people, both physically and spiritually in the Body of Christ, and disciple and encourage these sons, and so raise up leadership, and the five fold ministry in the Church].
His main ministry is to the elders, and the sons he is raising up. For this reason it is important to have the 5-fold ministry in place, to provide balance in the Church for the saints.
Apostleship is a function/responsibility, and has nothing to do with status - only service. God gives the grace and the ability required to those he sends.
[Discerning]*** The nine gifts of the Spirit are: -
1. Word of knowledge.
2. Word of wisdom.
3. Discerning of Spirits.
5. Tongues & the interpretation of tongues.
7. Faith - working of miracles & gift of healing.
8. Paraclete (come alongside) or serving.
9. Order gifts - overseers.
[Knowledge]***An Apostle is only ever described as `special messenger'. [See Apostle Amplification in the Amplified Bible]. There is absolutely no mention of `I will set myself above'!
How do we define special messenger? We look at what the situation was with regard to the Apostles in Jesus time.
The function of special messenger is rooted in