This is the true ekklesia, orchestrated by the Holy Spirit, where the spiritual gifts were in operation within the Body of Christ. I can find no place in scripture where they were ever done away with as some suppose.
1 Corinthians 14:26
26 How is it then, brethren? when ye come together, every one of you hath a psalm, hath a doctrine, hath a tongue, hath a revelation, hath an interpretation. Let all things be done unto edifying.”
For ye may all prophesy one by one, that all may learn, and all may be comforted. 1Cor14
Not a male? Not a Clergyman? Not a Theologian? Not a pastor? Not an MDiv? Not ordained? Not an owner or employee of a 501c3 Church business? Not an owner or member of a recognized tax-exempt Ministry? Not “accepted” by the inner circles of Ecclesiastical Power? Not a graduate of systematic theology school? Not a problem!
You may ALL prophesy!
You have no need of permission from someone above you in some hierarchy.
You also are ekklesia. You also have the Holy Spirit. The Lord also speaks to you. He also reveals to you.You also have a part to play. You also have something to contribute. Yes, you also may participate, along with all the others. You may speak to others what He has given you to speak. You may…
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