Minister's Furnace provides a structure and a context where meaningful relationships can be cultivated for the purpose of fellowship, encouragement, vision expansion, equipping and strength. Ministers should feel free to ask for resources and strength and be that for others within the group.
We believe that prophecy and the ministry of the prophet are to be fully operational in the Ministers Furnace. The prophetic voice must be heard.
The New Testament Church was birthed in prayer, it continued steadfast in prayer. When the Bible labels the Church or the House of God, the label it gives it is "a house of prayer for all nations" (Isaiah 56:7). Prayer is the major focus of the Minister's furnace. Prayer is a pipeline through which the Spirit moves.
Ministers' furnaces include spiritual priests who offer up spiritual sacrifices to God. One of the primary sacrifices is the "fruit of our lips" or our audible worship given to God (Hebrews 13:15). Davidic worship is demonstrative worship that is characterized by the biblical expressions of clapping, shouting, singing, dancing, lifting hands, bowing and kneeling.
Minister's Furnace is to the Chantal Ekabe community what parents are to a family. We are the spiritual parents of the local assembly and are responsible before God to raise up and equip the members of the ministers furnace to be able to function in their God ordained callings
As we get nearer to Christ's return we can expect this process of restoration to become complete and we are to rise up and be what God has designed for us to be (Isaiah 60:1-5)The Minister's Furnace exists as the final instrument in the hands of the Lord to extend His kingdom in the earth. God is turning the hearts of the fathers to the children and the hearts of the children to the fathers (Malachi 4:6). God is in the process of healing marriages, strengthening parents and teaching men and women more about their God given roles. He is doing this because He wants to use a godly seed in this generation to rise up and destroy the works of the wicked one.
Ministers Furnace operates in gifts of the Spirit enumerated in I Corinthians 12:7-11 the gifts of the spirit is desired, sought after and evidenced in this furnace. white_check_mark eyes raised_hands