When the Spirit Comes with Power: Signs & Wonders Among God's People
John White has extensively interviewed many people, including those from John Wimber's Vineyard Christian Fellowship. His years of work as a psychiatrist and as a missionary in the Third World qualify him in a special way to analyze the experiences described in this book. In addition he has thoroughly studied revivals of the past, highlighting the differences and the similarities to what is happening today. As always, John White remains thoroughly biblical as he handles many controversial topics. The result is a book full of pracitcal wisdom and remarkable insight with conclusions that are fresh and surprising.
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How can we explain them? Are trembling, falling or whatever necessarily proof of
the power of God? Could revival follow? Or might the phenomena have a more
sinister explanation? On the other hand, should we categorize these behaviors ...
There are things we can explain — that work by themselves so to speak. They
belong to the natural order or Nature. And there is a mysterious Beyond which
pokes its finger into the here and now to produce a new wonder — or else to
Science cannot explain how the word of the Lord came to the prophets, for
example, or how biblical prophecy works. Nor can science explain how Jesus
walked on water. And because the unusual phenomena I write about are of the
The question is not whether there is a supernatural explanation of a given event,
for in all events — in everything that happens on earth — there is a supernatural
explanation. The real question is: How do so-called Nature and Supernature ...
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A thorough review, in an undramatic and unemotional way, of the many evidences of 'signs and wonders' in the worldwide church in the 1980s. Well written, with Scriptural reference where necessary, and ... Read full review
John Wimber Pandemonium in the School Gymnasium?
John Wimber and the Vineyard Movement
Sandy The Voice on the Stereo
Conrad Drugs and a Demon
Jim Power Encounter
When the Spirit Comes with Power
Preparing for Revival
How Safe Is Spiritual Power?
Case Studies of the Spirits Power
Name and Subject Index
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