Roderick L. Evans

Biography

Roderick L. Evans is an author, bible lecturer, and Christian apologist. He is the founder of Abundant Truth International Ministries: a prophetic and a Christian apologetic ministry with the commission to defend, equip, and contend for Christ’s Kingdom. He is a prolific author, having written numerous books on topics such as Christian orthodoxy, leadership, worship, spiritual gifts, and other areas of Christian thought and practice; as well as, articles, blogs, sheet music, and poetry.

He is the author of two popular blogs, "On D.E.C.K. with Roderick…" and "Moments of Truth," which provide relevant spiritual insights through biblical inspiration.

He travels nationally and internationally proclaiming the message of the Christian faith, equipping the Body of Christ for service, and imparting prophetic revelation through seminars, conferences, revivals, and other sacred services. His desire is to see the Church perfected through the truth of God revealed in Jesus Christ. He and his family reside in Elizabeth City, NC.

Smashwords Interview

When did you first start writing?
I first starting writing over 12 years ago in 2000.
What's the story behind your latest book?
My latest book was inspired by understanding that people need inspiration to make it through this life, especially during these times of social and economic uncertainties.
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Books

Keys to Pastoral Ministry and Recovery: Help for Wounded Leaders
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Series: Kingdom Keys. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / General
In this issue, we will discuss need for ministry among pastors and leaders. We want to briefly examine the influences surrounding this problem in leadership.
The Watchtower Society: Examining the Doctrines of the Jehovah’s Witness
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Series: Kingdom Contenders. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Apologetics
In this publication, we will explore the belief system of the Jehovah’s Witness and the Watchtower Society.
The Teaching Ministry: An Introduction to the Teaching Office and Gift
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Series: Ministry Offices and Gifts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / General
The focus of this book is to bring clarity and understanding to the teaching office and the teaching anointing.
The Pastoral Ministry: An Introduction to the Pastoral Office and Gift
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Series: Ministry Offices and Gifts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / General
The focus of this book is to bring clarity and understanding to the pastoral office and the pastoral anointing.
Times of Refreshing: The Restoration of Mephibosheth
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Series: Kingdom Perspectives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
Our focus in this issue is to bring hope and healing to those members in the Body of Christ who have been hurt. Rejoice and be glad that your time of refreshing is at hand.
The Thomas Trauma: Moving from Faith to Frustration
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Series: Kingdom Perspectives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
In this publication, be reminded of Christ’s willingness to reveal Himself (as He did to Thomas) in our lives even after our faith has been unsettled.
The Lazarus Effect: Experiencing a Personal Resurrection
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Series: Kingdom Perspectives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
In this publication, learn how you can experience a Lazarus Effect in your personal life.
Keys to Patience: Understanding the Patience Factor in the Christian Life
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Series: Kingdom Keys. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
In this publication, we will discuss "the patience factor." We will discover truths about patience and its importance in the Christian life.
Keys to Understanding the Process: Understanding God's Preparation
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Series: Kingdom Keys. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
Learn how to recognize and submit to God's preparation in your life for Christian life and service.
Keys to Becoming a Worthy Christian: Discovering Traits of a Successful Christian
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Series: Kingdom Keys. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
In this publication, we will discuss how to be a successful Christian. The sentiment of every Christian should be, "I want to be a Worthy Christian."
The Doctrine of Sanctification: Understanding Sanctification and Holiness in the Christian Life
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Series: Kingdom Discipleship. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
In this issue, we will discuss the doctrine of sanctification and its place in the Christian s life. In addition, we will explore the conditional and positional aspects of sanctification and its relationship to holiness.
Angels of Deception: Recognizing False Ministers
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Series: Kingdom Contenders. Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / General
In this publication, we will explore the subject of false ministers. Jesus said that many would come in His name. As Christians, we need to be able to identify false ministers.
Walk in the Spirit: Biblical Studies in Christian Conduct
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Series: Kingdom Citizens. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
God has a standard of living that we, as believers, must live by. However, we must remember that our good works and acts must be a product of Christ’s character being formed in us. In this publication, we will examine the proper conduct for the Christian.
The Chastening of the Lord: Biblical Studies in God's Discipline
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Series: Kingdom Citizens. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
In this publication, we will look closely at the place of God’s discipline in the Christian Life.
Let This Mind Be In You: Biblical Studies in Christian Character
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Series: Kingdom Citizens. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
In this publication, we will discuss Kingdom Character. We will examine the appropriate character of the Christian.
No Man Knows the Hour: Biblical Studies in the Coming Kingdom
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Series: Kingdom Citizens. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
In this publication, we will discuss the coming Kingdom of heaven.
Conformed to His Image: Biblical Studies in Predestination
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Series: Kingdom Citizens. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
In this publication, we will discuss the predestination of God. When we speak of predestination in this publication, we are referring to what God has intended or purposed for your life.
Enoch, the Righteous: A Brief Expository of the Man Who Pleased God
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Series: Biblical Character Studies. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
In this publication, we will explore the life of Enoch. Through his example, we will learn how to please the Lord in our walk with him.
Manasseh, the Repentant: A Brief Expository of the Forgetful King
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Series: Biblical Character Studies. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / General
In this publication, we will explore the life of Manasseh, the son of Hezekiah. It is our hope that this story will challenge believers to forsake anything that displeases the Lord.
Motives in Ministry: Defining the Proper Motives for Ministry and Service
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Series: Christian Leadership. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / General
In this brief study, we will examine the proper motives for Christian ministry and service; and also motives to avoid.
Study to Show Yourself Approved: Exploring Christian Concepts for Victorious Living
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Series: Christian Inspirational Lessons. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 7,720. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
In this book, we have compiled select teachings and exhortations to help the Christian become the proverbial master of his domain.
The Walk of Faith: Exploring Christian Precepts for Victorious Living
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Series: Christian Inspirational Lessons. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
In this book, we have compiled select teachings and exhortations to transform the Christian's walk with Christ.
Troubled on Every Side: How God Uses People and Problems to Prepare Us for Ministry and Service
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Series: Christian Leadership. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / General
In the pages of this book, we will discuss how God uses problematic people and situations to prepare us before and during ministry for effective service.
The Gift of Prophecy: An Introduction to the Prophetic Gift
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Series: Ministry Offices and Gifts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / General
The focus of this book is to bring clarity and understanding to the gift of prophecy.
The Prophetic Ministry: An Introduction to the Prophetic Office and Gift
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Series: Ministry Offices and Gifts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / General
The focus of this book is to bring clarity and understanding to the prophetic office, the prophetic anointing, and the gift of prophecy.
The Apostolic Ministry: An Introduction to the Apostolic Office and Gift
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Series: Ministry Offices and Gifts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,450. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / General
The focus of this book is to bring clarity and understanding to the apostolic office, the apostolic anointing.
The Mystery of Sonship: Exploring the Relationship between Salvation, Servant-hood, and Sonship
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Series: Kingdom Mystery. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Paul’s Letters
In this book, we will explore the mystery of sonship. Our salvation does not only entitle us to right-standing with God, but also relationship.
The Mystery of God: A Biblical Approach to Understanding the Godhead
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Series: Kingdom Mystery. Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 16,510. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Apologetics
In the pages of this book, we will plainly discuss the Godhead; that is, the divine nature of God. Through the presentation of biblical truth, we will bring clarity to this controversial subject.
The Epistle of Titus: The Evans Practical Bible Commentary
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Series: Bible Reference and Commentaries. Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / New Testament
In this commentary, we will examine one of the pastoral letters of Paul. In his epistle to Titus, the Christian learns of the controversies and challenges facing the early church. The Christian is reminded to be demonstrators of the gospel message in private and public affairs. In doing so, the gospel of Christ is adorned.
The Epistle of Philemon: The Evans Practical Bible Commentary
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Series: Bible Reference and Commentaries. Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / New Testament
In this commentary, learn valuable lessons for the Christian faith. Paul's epistle to Philemon reminds Christians of the respect that should be present in the Church.
The Epistle of Jude: The Evans Practical Bible Commentary
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Series: Bible Reference and Commentaries. Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / New Testament
In this commentary, discover practical truths for the Christian life. Jude wrote to warn the believers against false brethren and to challenge them to contend for the faith of Jesus Christ.
Leviticus 1 (The Burnt Offering): The Evans Practical Bible Commentary
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Series: Bible Reference and Commentaries. Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
In this commentary, we will examine one of the most important offerings of the Old Testament, the whole burnt offering.
The Book of Obadiah: The Evans Practical Bible Commentary
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Series: Bible Reference and Commentaries. Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
In this commentary, we will examine the shortest book of the Old Testament; the prophecy of Obadiah. It serves as a warning to the nations of God's righteous judgment coming upon the earth. The Christian is reminded of God's faithfulness which will extend to His rule for all eternity.
A Kingdom of Priests: The Foundation for the Royal Priesthood of the Believer
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
The believer receives kingship and priesthood through Jesus. To have a people of a royal priesthood has always been a part of God's plan for His people. It was His desire for the children of Israel, yet He developed this desire in the believers. In the pages of the first book of this set, we will bring clarity to the foundation for the royal priesthood of the believer.
The Way of Prayer: How to Pray for God's Protection and Deliverance
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Series: Prayer. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Prayer is an essential component to the believer’s walk with the Lord. Through prayer Christians communicate with God and receive strength. Therefore, a consistent prayer life is important. In this book, we will examine Jehoshaphat's prayer for God's protection and deliverance. His example should strengthen us in the Way of Prayer and encourage us to stand in faith in times of need. Book 2 of 2.
The Art of Prayer: How to Pray for God's Presence and Strength
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Series: Prayer. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Prayer is an essential component to the believer’s walk with the Lord. Through prayer Christians communicate with God and receive strength. Therefore, a consistent prayer life is important. In this book, we will examine Asa's prayer for God's presence and strength. His example should encourage us to call upon the name of the Lord in times of opposition and testing. Book 1 of 2.
The Apostolic Paradigm Shift: Examining the Coming Reformation of Apostles and Apostolic Ministry
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 10,460. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
In this book, we will explain the apostolic paradigm shift God is sending in the Church.
The Fine Arts of Christian Living: Biblical Insights to a Successful Christian Life
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 12,250. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
In the pages of this book, we will discuss six areas that are important to successful Christian living. In mastering these 'Arts,' the Christian is able to live in the abundant life.
When God Says No: Understanding the Fatherhood of God
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 11,560. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
In the pages of this book, we want to explore reasons why the answer of God to us is not always right in our eyes. We will examine causes for the Lord denying the request of our hearts.
The Word Was Made Flesh: The Principles of Christ versus the Personality of Christ
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 15,080. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
When we understand how the principles of Christ and the personality of Christ operate together, we will grow in our understanding of His Word and His ways.
The Once Saved Always Saved Controversy: Confronting the Doctrine of Eternal Security
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Series: Kingdom Contenders. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
What is the Doctrine of Eternal Security? Proponents of this doctrine assert that after one is converted; regardless of lifestyle choices, they will enter into heaven. Is this true? What does the Bible say about it? In this publication, we will provide answers to these questions.
The Fine Arts of Christian Service: Biblical Insights for Fruitful Christian Service
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
In the pages of this book, we will discuss six areas that are important to fruitful Christian service. In mastering these 'Arts,' the Christian is able to become profitable members of the Body of Christ.
The World, The Flesh, and The Devil: Practical Insights to Living Victoriously in Christ
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 23,890. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
The World, The Flesh, and The Devil provides guidelines for overcoming the three battlegrounds every Christian faces: the world, the flesh, and the devil. Learn how you can walk in the power of God. Discover how you, too, can live victoriously in Christ.
The Apostle Question: Exploring the Role of Apostles in the New Testament Church
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Price: $10.95 USD. Words: 20,480. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
The focus of this book is to bring clarity and understanding to the role of the apostle in the Church. Sound biblical answers to questions concerning the function of the apostle are answered.
Ananias Men's Fellowship Presents... What Is Man?: Defining the Christian Male
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
What is Man? It is repeatedly asked in the scriptures. When God created man (more specifically, the male), He had a purpose in mind.In this book, we will examine this notable question.
The Covenants Speak: An Examination of the Adamic and of the Noahic Covenants
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 9,920. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
In this book, we will explore two foundational to God's interaction with His creation; that is, the Adamic Covenant and the Noahic Covenant. As we explore these two Covenants, we will see God's eternal purpose revealed, as well as the relevance of these covenants for the Christian today.
The Mystery of the Thorn: A Study of Paul's Thorn in the Flesh
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Series: Kingdom Mystery. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
In this book, we will explore the mystery of the thorn in the flesh. Paul stated that God had given him a thorn in his flesh in order to keep him humble because of the revelation that was in his life. However, there has been much controversy over what the thorn in his flesh was, and how God could allow such a thing to exist.
For the Perfecting of the Saints: Exploring the Ministries of the Pastor and of the Teacher
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 18,790. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
In the pages of this book, we will discuss the ministries of the pastor and of the teacher in detail. A proper understanding of these ministries will help individuals recognize and appreciate their functionality in the Church.
Out of Egypt Into Canaan: Forgetting the Failures of the Past, Pressing Toward the Promises of God
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 18,750. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
In this book, we will examine the failures and ultimate successes of biblical characters. If they overcame, then, the Christian today can come out of any personal Egypt and enter into their promised Canaan. Their examples provide hope and strength for the Christian today.
Prophetic Ministry, Misery, And Mishaps: Rediscovering the Purpose of the Prophetic Gift
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 15,040. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
The focus of this book is to bring clarity to the gift of prophecy and understanding of the pitfalls associated with prophetic ministry.
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