DAY 18: SPIRITUAL GIFTS: DISCERNING OF SPIRITS
Frank Greer – Area missionary to East and Southern Africa
Author James Goll identifies the discerning of spirits as “the God-given ability or enablement to recognize the identity—and very often the personality and condition—of the spirits that are behind different manifestations or activities.”
Perhaps it is not by accident that the gift of discerning, or distinguishing, of
So, as we encourage our people to step out in prophetic gifting, let’s be ready to model this gift in a positive way that builds up, corrects and encourages our people to hear the Lord and test the spirits.
• Pray for God’s people to have a sincere hunger for the move of the Holy Spirit in our churches today.
• Pray for safe environments where spiritual gifts can be utilized in learning and growing situations.
• Pray for God’s people to have the ability to discern the difference between the authentic and the counterfeit in the spirit world.
• Pray for resulting maturity, growth and effectiveness in spiritual ministry for God’s people as they seek to be used by God.