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Reflections on a Workshop: The Prophetic Church
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Reflections on a Workshop: The Prophetic Church

The key takeaway from this workshop (W1) at World Assemblies of God Congress (WAGC) 2017 held in Singapore is the word “Encounter”. The word “prophetic” conjures the ability to hear God’s voice spoken into our present situation or the future for the purpose of bringing encouragement, comfort, edification and warning. In the Old Testament, the...

Early History of the Assemblies of God of Singapore
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Early History of the Assemblies of God of Singapore

  Getting to know our beginnings. The Formation of the Assemblies of God of Singapore The history of the Assemblies of God (AG) of Singapore as a separate entity from the AG of Malaysia began in 1966. After the separation of Malaysia and Singapore on August 9, 1965, legal problems arose that caused the formation...

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The History Of Pentecost: The Azura Street Revival

          Some events happen and fade away as quickly as they come. While other events occur and last forever—The Azusa Street Revival. The background for Revival Throughout the later half of the 19th century in the United States, Protestants from various backgrounds began to ask themselves, why their churches did not...

Can We Accept the Bible as Authoritative Today?
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Can We Accept the Bible as Authoritative Today?

Assemblies of God 16 Fundamental Truths #1: The Scriptures Inspired The Scriptures, both the Old and New Testaments, are verbally inspired of God and are the revelation of God to man, the infallible, authoritative rule of faith and conduct. (2 Timothy 3:15-17; 1 Thessalonians 2:13; 2 Peter 1:21). What does ‘the Bible as authoritative’ mean?...

A Pentecostal Perspective of the Holy Communion and Water Baptism
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A Pentecostal Perspective of the Holy Communion and Water Baptism

Assemblies of God 16 Fundamental Truths #6: The Ordinances of the Church Baptism in Water The ordinance of baptism by immersion is commanded by the Scriptures. All who repent and believe on Christ as Savior and Lord are to be baptized. Thus, they declare to the world that they have died with Christ and that...

The Ministry
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The Ministry

Assemblies of God 16 Fundamental Truths #11: The Ministry This doctrine states that God calls some to lead in ministry. Involvement in ministry in response to a divine call is scripturally ordained in the Bible. It is a provision of the Lord for the four-fold purpose of leading the Church in: Evangelization of the World(Mark...

Jesus as our Savior, Baptizer, Healer and Coming King
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Jesus as our Savior, Baptizer, Healer and Coming King

Assemblies of God 16 Fundamental Truths #7: The Baptism in the Holy Spirit All believers are entitled to, should ardently expect, and earnestly seek the promise of the Father, the baptism in the Holy Spirit and fire, according to the command of our Lord Jesus Christ. #8. The initial physical evidence of the baptism in...

The Baptism of the Holy Spirit
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The Baptism of the Holy Spirit

Assemblies of God 16 Fundamental Truths #7: The Baptism in the Holy Spirit All believers are entitled to, should ardently expect, and earnestly seek the promise of the Father, the baptism in the Holy Spirit and fire, according to the command of our Lord Jesus Christ. The baptism of the Holy Spirit is an important...

The Holy Spirit in our Daily Lives
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The Holy Spirit in our Daily Lives

How do we engage the Holy Spirit in our daily lives? Rev Lim sheds some light. A man signed up for a cruise to Iceland and packed his suitcases to the brim with biscuits, fruit bars and canned food for his voyage. After several days at sea, he ran out of food. “Waiter, please tell me where can I get some food?” “Sir, didn’t you know? Your ticket...

The Power of Praying in Tongues
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The Power of Praying in Tongues

Why is the gift of tongues such a powerful gift? Rev Chew explains. Every revival movement has restored certain truths that were discarded by believers. The Reformation brought forth the central doctrine of salvation—justification by faith. The Wesleyan revival birthed the holiness movement. The Welsh revival brought forth holiness and purity in the church, as well...