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prophetic word

How to Examine Your Prophetic Word – Part 2

~ Matters of the Heart ~ So far, we have established that we can hear God’s voice for ourselves and others. Also, this word must be valued. We know that prophetic words are not a “FIX ALL.” And so we are accountable to search out a word, pray into it, and wait upon the Lord with it. […]

Advent Jesus

Jesus is the Light of the world. As this Advent season comes to a close, let us reflect on the Light of Jesus.   Scripture 1 Then Jesus again spoke to them, saying, “I am the Light of the world; he who follows Me will not walk in the darkness, but will have the Light […]

Advent Peace

The Lord is for us, whom shall we fear?   Scripture 1 “The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make His face to shine on you and be gracious to you; the Lord turn His face toward you and give you peace.” Numbers 6:24-25 Lord, bless us and keep us, turn toward us […]

what do we believe

What Do We Believe?

What do we believe? The last couple of months, we have talked about “Who are we?” and “Why are we?”. Let’s talk now about what do we believe. Joppa House is kind of a melting pot of doctrinal beliefs and varieties of Church cultures. We have not taken a hard stance on doctrinal issues. We do […]

Advent Love

Christ, through His sinless life and perfect sacrifice on the cross, has modeled true love for us. May we, by His grace, love God and love others.   Scripture 1 Sing, O heavens! Be joyful, O earth! And break out in singing, O mountains! For the Lord has comforted His people, and will have mercy […]

Voice

Hearing the Voice of God

~ Matters of the Heart ~ Consider: There are many ways to hearing the voice of God. You can hear it in music, by reading the Bible, listening to a sermon; but did you know you can also hear it by someone speaking encouraging words into your life that only you and God would know? […]

Advent Hope

Our hope is in Christ. Every one of His promises are true.   Scripture 1 “The days are coming, declares the Lord, when I will fulfill the good promise I made to the people of Israel and Judah. In those days and at that time I will make a righteous Branch sprout from David’s line; […]

Praying for the Nations

May the Church be a strong witness for Christ to the nations.   Scripture 1 For the day of the Lord upon all nations is near; as you have done, it shall be done to you; the reprisal shall return upon your own head. V.17 But on Mount Zion there shall be deliverance, and there […]

why we are

Why Are We?

In helping people to better understand what Joppa House of Prayer is, we previously discussed “Who are we”. Today, we will talk about “Why are we”. With so many people stretched by life, even many Christians have developed a pattern in their life with the goal just trying to stay caught up with the demands […]

For All Saints

Let us pray for the church in Arkansas. May God increase our faith.   Scripture 1 fixing our eyes on Jesus, the pioneer and perfecter of faith. For the joy set before him he endured the cross, scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.   Hebrews 12:2 Tonight, […]