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Apostle Israel Onoriobe Articles: World Vision Crusade Outreach Ministries is an Apostolic Kingdom Reformation ministry charged with the mandate of Declaring the Gospel of the Kingdom, Unveiling the purposes of God and Impacting the Nations.

Keys to Reaching the Nations

The great commission is not simply an evangelical mandate, but is an apostolic assignment. It is not just to save souls, but to disciple the nations. Salvation of souls does not lie in our hands, but in the realm of the Spirit of God as He draws them into His Kingdom. Let the evangelical work of reaching souls continue even as we understand the commission that it is essentially apostolic in nature. The commission is for those who are sent […]

Church Planting vs Making Disciples

First and foremost, “Church” is not a building used for public worship, or a Christian development program, or a denominational institution. This is the mindset and understanding of many people today and it is a wrong biblical understanding of the Church. The word “Church” comes from the Greek word “ekklesia” which is defined as “an assembly of called-out ones.” The root meaning of “Church” is not that of a building, but of people. The ekklesia of Christ is not a […]

The Ministry of the Teacher

The Greek word for “teacher” is “didaskalos”. It means an instructor, doctor, master or teacher. One who teaches the people the word of God and explains the scripture to them in a digestible form. They have the ability to bring forth revelation, clarity and understanding from the word through the inspiration of the Holy Spirit. Every one of the five-fold ministry can teach as an act of functioning in their office, just like secular teachers, Bible School professors etc, but […]

The Ministry of the Prophet

The Hebrew word for “prophet” is “nabiy”; one who prophesies through the inspiration of the Holy Spirit. To prophesy is to speak the mind of God for the purpose of direction, building, and encouragement of the Church. “Beforetime in Israel, when a man went to inquire of God, thus he spake, Come, and let us go to the seer: for he that is now called a Prophet was beforetime called a Seer.” (1 Samuel 9:9) “Seer” comes from the Hebrew […]

The Ministry of the Pastor

The Greek word for “pastor” is “poimen”, and it means a shepherd, or to tend a flock or shearing house. It is the same as the Hebrew word “ra’ah”, one who leads flocks. The pastor is responsible to care, nurture, love, protect and provide for the flock. The plural word “pastors” appeared once in the New Testament (Ephesians 4:11). That word defines a function, not a position. The ministry of a pastor is not recorded as an order of government. […]

The Ministry of the Evangelist

The Greek word for “evangelist” is “euaggelistes”, and it means one sent to preach the gospel (good news of the Kingdom of God). An evangelist is a messenger sent out with a message. The primary task of an evangelist is to preach the gospel of the Kingdom of God to the lost. The ministry of the evangelist is not limited to functioning outside the local church. Evangelists also function in the church to teach and train others to do the […]