New Testament Prophetic II Part 3

New Testament Prophets Minister by the Spirit and not the Law

  • Prophets can minister in their own local churches or be itinerant, going where the Lord sends them. (Acts 11:27, 13:1, 15:30-35, I Corinthians 14:29-32, Luke 11:49)
  • They can be among the leaders of a local church. (Acts 13:1)
  • They can prophesy by revelation, give instruction, exhort, edify, exhort and confirm the brethren. (Acts 15:32, I Corinthians 14:29-32, Ephesians 3:2-5)
  • They receive revelation knowledge from the Spirit to impart to the Church.  (Ephesians 3:2-5)
  • They can give personal and predictive prophecies. Acts 21:10-11
  • They can prophesy in Church services. 1 Corinthians 14:29
  • They are part of the foundation of the church. Ephesians 2:20
  • They help to equip the saints for works of service towards God and help bring the saints into maturity in Christ. (Ephesians 4:11-13)
  • They can also prophesy before many peoples, nations, languages and kings. (Revelation 10:11 KJV)
  • Prophets foretell future events to help prepare the Church in advance. (Acts 11:27-30, I Timothy 4:1, II Peter 2:1-3, Book of Revelation)

Written by Lee Johndrow

Lee Johndrow

Lee is on staff as the Prophetic Ministry Leader at the Village Church where he functions as one of the prophetic grace. (You can visit their site at

He is the father of five wonderful children. Married for over 22 years to his wife Tina. 7 grandchildren as of September 22, 2014, with another one on the way! Loving life with family, friends, faith, fun and food!

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