Hindrances to Healing

Various hindrances to healing presented along with causes and Bible references.

1. Unbelief due to incomplete teaching & practice. Mark 6:5,6

2. Living in an environment of unbelief. Matt. 17:14-21; Mk 6:5,6

3. Incorrect causes addressed. Acts 3:12; 13:27; 10:25,26


Escapism – Psalm 55

The Unreal World Of Mental Escape

The first order of ministering to the Body of Christ is the releasing of believers from any involvement with the powers of darkness i.e. the occult world. (See Checklist of Occult Involvement for possible


Responses to new revelations

Common Responses

Reasons for refusing to enter into a new revelation of the Holy Spirit: The old is better and preferred above the new, and mostly unknown, the old needs protecting and preserving at all cost. Man’s unwillingness to let


Checklist of Occult Involvement

Scripture ref’s: Prov. 28:13; Isa. 59:1-2; Isa. 66.18; Isa.10:27

Below you will find a checklist of occult activity. If you or anyone in your family has participated in any of these activities over the past generations, there are satanic bondages


Manifestations of Unclean Spirits

The Story of the Gadarene

(Matt. 8.28-34; Mk 5:1-20; Luke 8:26-39)

Mark 5:1 – And they came over unto the other side of the sea, into the country of the Gadarenes. And when he was come out of the ship,


Dynamic Christian Living

Epistle to the Romans (Teaching platform)

1. Promise: Reigning in Life. (Rom 5:17, 21)

Rom. 5:17 – For if by one man’s offence death reigned by one; much more they which receive abundance of grace and of the gift of


The Authority of Isaiah 54:17

“No weapon that is formed against me shall prosper;
and every tongue that shall rise against me in judgment I shall condemn.”

~ Isaiah 54:17 ~

This verse is a proclamation of faith; it is God’s authorization of the believer,


Salvation: Repentance and Faith

This diagram illustrates how in order to have salvation, one must first repent towards God and then have faith towards Christ. Both are necessary steps for salvation in Christ.


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The Amalekites and the Believer

The Amalekites and the Believer

Definition of the Amalekites: They were the people who robbed Israel from their godly blessings. For N.T. Christian, they are the spirits stirring up the carnalities of the believer, (the uncrucified flesh of the believer),


Wisdom Is A Tapestry

Wisdom Is A Tapestry


Received by Gary Carpenter on October l8, l993

Gary Carpenter ministries


I heard the Holy Spirit say to me: “Wisdom is a tapestry. You can’t follow a single thread and get it, or


The Evil Eye (Envy)

Definition: painful or resentful awareness of an advantage enjoyed by another joined with a desire to possess the same advantage; an object of envious notice or feeling <his new car made him the envy of his friends.

The possible curses


The Gadites: David’s Overcomers

1 Chronicles 12: 1,8,15, 21-23; 1 Sam. 27:6
“…Ready armed for war to turn the kingdom of Saul to David according to the word of the Lord.” v.23

Although David was anointed by the prophet Samuel to be King (1


Reasons for Lack of Faith

“For if our heart condemn us, God is greater than our heart, and knows all things. Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, then have we confidence toward God. And whatsoever we ask, we receive of him, because we keep


Discerning Levels of Demonic Activity

The Process of Increasing Sinfulness

God’s intent and standard for man is righteousness, peace and joy in the Holy Spirit. (cf. Rom.14:17b). God’s Spirit creates a functional relationship.

1. Demonic Impression

The enemy of our souls (mind, emotions and will)