'Christ' tagged posts (Page 3)

Praying for Students

Let’s pray for students. I believe God is raising up a strong group of students who are not ashamed of the gospel of Jesus. Pray for their courage to have their voice heard.  Scripture 1   I will remain in the world no longer, but they are still in the world, and I am coming […]

Teams, Unity

3 Personal Characteristics that Lend to Unifying Teams

At Joppa House we are blessed to have worship leaders from all over NWA come to lead worship.  Some worship teams come with a group from their church.  Others are a part of House Band Teams. House Band teams are groups of musicians from different churches/denominations. The people on these teams have committed to serve together […]

Freedom TO Live in Him

We have such freedom in Christ, such as He wants us to realize that He is in us and we are in Him. We are united with Christ and there is no greater freedom than this. Let’s live like we know it! Scripture 1 For the Lord is the Spirit, and wherever the Spirit of […]

Why Healing Prayers at Joppa House?

More than any other of the major world religions, Christianity has the greatest emphasis upon healing. About one-fourth of the gospel verses deal with Jesus healing someone, explaining healing, going to heal someone or commissioning his disciples to heal the sick. Time doesn’t allow us to consider the rich history of healing within Christianity. The […]

Offense, A Deadly Poison

Have you ever felt like you were in a test and no matter what you did the end result is someone is not happy? Scripture is very clear that we are to give a soft answer, speak kind words & don’t stir up trouble but it would seem that it is inevitable that we will […]

Freedom from OPPRESSORS

This week, Join us in praying that we would find freedom FROM the things Christ has set us free from! Scripture 1 God sent him to buy freedom for us who were slaves to the law, so that he could adopt us as his very own children. Galatians 4:5  Lord, free us from the spirit […]

Freedom To Salvation

This week, we are praying into freedom of Salvation that Christ Jesus has called us into. Scripture 1 He is so rich in kindness and grace that he purchased our freedom with the blood of his Son and forgave our sins. Ephesians 1:7  Lord, we thank You for the freedom we have that you paid […]

Arts: Go Forth and Create

We finish this we week with the commission to “Go Forth” into the Arts & Entertainment industries to make a difference. Continue to pray for Godly influence in these areas! Scripture 1 But be glad and rejoice forever over what I create; Behold, I am creating Jerusalem to be a source of rejoicing and her […]

Who Does Sin Hurt?

Proverbs 28:13 “Whoever conceals their sins does not prosper, but the one who confesses and renounces them finds mercy.” When I was young, I thought “Why does God not want me to have fun?” It seemed liked most things that were tempting were also sinful. It also seemed like the more I did these “sinful” […]

Building a House of Prayer

“Unless the Lord build the house, those who build it labor in vain.” Psalm 127:1 How do we build houses of prayer? Not every house will be the same, they will have the same desire but how they express that will be different. In other words, they may have a different model. There is no […]