It is important to realize and keep in mind that a message of knowledge and a message of wisdom are manifestations of holy spirit, and are not part of the natural human mind. Very powerful message.I will like to receive subsequent letters from you [17] For more on prophecy, including what it is, how it comes to the Christian via holy spirit, that each Christian should want to prophesy, and the difference between the manifestation of prophecy and the ministry of a prophet, see our book, op. Thus what we see in this section is God separating the manifestations into three groups, separated by the word heteros, which we showed in brackets when we quoted the verses. However, in our experience, the whisper of God can be so gentle, so quiet, that often we cannot distinguish it from our own thoughts. 133-145. The Lord provided the insight for Paul, and it may have saved his life. Walking the journey means to live as disciples of Jesus, following Him on "the Way" that leads to abundant and eternal life. I would like every one of you to speak in tongues…. Every Christian can talk with the Lord and receive revelation, every Christian can and should have faith and do some of the works of Jesus, every Christian should enter into the spiritual battle and deal with demons, every Christian should prophesy, speak in tongues, and interpret. He knew very well that part of the Sanhedrin was Pharisees and part was Sadducees, and he knew the issues over which they were divided. Get the latest biblical resources from TruthOrTradition delivered to your inbox. The manifestation of interpretation of tongues works just like speaking in tongues and prophecy do—the words come from the Lord Jesus Christ to the individual via the gift of holy spirit inside him. Another example involves biblical animals. [21] Arndt and Gingrich, op. Now I need faith. The biblical definition of faith is “trust,” and we trust things only after they have been proven to us. 3:5), and was very aware of the tension between the Pharisees and Sadducees, who were both vying for control of the religious system in Israel. And Moses returned unto the LORD, and said, Lord, wherefore hast thou so evil entreated this people? [4] The use of “to one…to another…” has caused great confusion in the Church, and so we deal with it in great detail in Chapter 9, “To one…to another.” Now I need a message of wisdom. why is it that thou hast sent me? That is the wording that God uses, and we are always on solid ground when we use the language of the Bible. All of Egypt is stirred up. For example, if a person has lost his car keys, all God has to do is let the person know where they are, He does not have to give a message of wisdom and say, “Go get them.” The person will do that without having to have a message of wisdom. Second, the Bible specifically says that the manifestation of holy spirit is for the “common good.” Some benefit is missed, or some consequence occurs when Christians do not walk with the power of the manifestations of holy spirit. No doubt most Christians have heard from God via the manifestations without even realizing it. We must trust God to boldly manifest holy spirit in our daily lives. We translate these manifestations as a “message” because the Greek word logos means an intelligible communication. Tell the Israelites to move on. cit., Prophecy. Nevertheless, we used “discerning” because it has the overtones of plurality. In short, we can bring into evidence, into manifestation, the gift of holy spirit inside us. Are you a Christian? Second, he needs the manifestation of faith to bring to pass the healing or miracle. From Lagos Nigeria. 1 Corinthians 14:12 (KJV) In contrast to ordinary faith, the manifestation of faith is necessary to accomplish the special tasks that God, by revelation, asks us to do.