About Our Father`s Home Church

Disciple - with the GOOD SHEPHERD
 People into a passionate worship lifestyle, to follow God with creative intimate love expression.

Build - with the BREAD OF LIFE
 Healthy families and quality relationships in the context of the family of God

Train - with the WAY, TRUTH & LIFE
 Leaders and people according to their identified unique potential as effective breakthrough believers

Activate - with the RESURRECTION & LIFE
Develop, empower and realease each member according to God's dream for them

Plant - with the TRUE VINE
 churches, cell groups, ministries and training centres on the five-fold ministry basis, locally and internationally

Reach - with the DOOR OF THE SHEEP
  Bloemfontein, South Africa and other nations with Jesus Christ, according to their redemptive destiny in Jesus Christ

Enjoy - with the LIGHT OF THE WORLD
  God and people in His eternal light and presence where your house becomes His home.

SALVATION?

  • We receive Christ/Life when we are saved as sinners (Jn 1:12, 5:24, Rom 5:8) • salvation is a gift (Eph 2:8) and takes place by grace (Rom 3:23-24)
  • Is to be saved by faith (Rom 5:1, 10:9-10) • we become a child of God (Rom 8:15-16, 15:17)

COVERING?
  • Covering is spiritual protection under authority, e.g. a creeper plant will only grow to full potential when a pole is put into the ground to support the plant. It is strengthened while being connected and that connection brings covering / support

AUTHORITY?
  • The level of authority we walk in is determined by the degree to which we are submitted to authority; and developed by perspective, attitude and faithfulness

FIVE-FOLD MINISTRY & FUNCTIONING OF GIFTS?
  • Five-fold ministry (Eph 4:11): these are 5 specific ministry functions which are there to govern and equip the body of Christ for their function
  • Gifts (Ro 12: 4-8, 1 Cor 12): to continue the work of Jesus Christ on earth, the Holy Spirit will supernaturally empower us to do so

LORDSHIP?
  • We are saved for a purpose, and that is to belong to, and live under, the Lordship of Jesus Christ
HAVE BREAKTHROUGH PRAISE AND WORSHIP?
  • To minister unto God by aligning ourselves prophetically to God's purposes and to enhance unity within the body by establishing a corporate anointing
  • To declare the glory of God before unbelievers (Ps 108:3)

LIFT OUR HANDS?
  • We surrender our heart to God; and we open up our lives to Him and open up to receive Him. (Neh 8:6, Ps 28:2, 63:4, 134:2, 1 Tim 2:8)

CLAP OUR HANDS?
  • To praise and honour Him; and applaud God's greatness
  • Ps 47:1, 98:8, Is. 55:12

DANCE?
  • Is a sign of freedom; and a physical expression of what is in the heart
  • Ex 15:20, 2 Sam 6:14-23, Ps 149:3, Eccl 3:1 & 4, Jer. 31:13, Luke 15:25
  • Flags are symbolic of victory; a proclamation (Ex 17:15; Ps 20:5; Song of Sol 2:4; Jn 12:32)

PREACH THE WORD?
  • To explain and teach the scriptures (Luke 24:27)
  • "...faith comes from hearing the message, and the message is heard through the word of Christ." NIV Rom 10:17; conception of faith must take place (Luke 8:11, 15; Heb 11:1)

PRAY IN TONGUES?
  • It is a manifestation of the Holy Spirit (Acts 2:1-4, Mark 16:17, 1 Cor 12:10)
  • "For if I pray in an [unknown] tongue, my spirit [by the Holy Spirit within me] prays, but my mind is unproductive [it bears no fruit and helps nobody]." Amplified Bible 1 Cor 14:14
  • We are commanded to pray at all times in the Spirit (Eph 6:18, Ju 20)

TEACH & TRAIN PEOPLE?
  • To grow in the knowledge of Jesus Christ (2 Pet 3:18)

GIVE TITHES & OFFERINGS?
  • Tithing was installed before the law was given (Gen 14:18-20, Heb 7:1-21)
  • Tithes are not seed, but offering is (Mal 3:8-12, Prov. 3:9-10, Deut 26:2-4)
  • Tithes belong to God

ATTEND CELL GROUPS & SUNDAY SERVICES?
  • To get to know other believers
  • To motivate and encourage one another to grow spiritually and in the gifts and to become mature in Christ. "When you meet together, each one has a hymn, a teaching, a disclosure of special knowledge or information, an utterance in a [strange] tongue, or an interpretation of it..." Amplified Bible 1 Cor 14:26
  • It is a place to be disciplined, to be vulnerable and to be accountable (Acts 2:44-47)

HAVE A MULTI-CULTURAL FOCUS?
  • To make disciples of all nations (Rev 28:18)
  • "...a great multitude that no one could count, from every nation, tribe, people and language, standing before the throne of the Lamb..." NIV Rev 7:9 (Is 66:18)

PRACTICE BAPTISM BY IMMERSION IN WATER?
  • It is a testimony of being baptized in Christ and a pledge unto God for a clear conscience. (Acts 2:38, 40-41; 1 Pet. 3:20-21; Mt 28:19-20)
  • After repentance (Acts 2), believing (Mk 16) and becoming a disciple (Mt 28), baptism is an act of obedience

SERVE?
  • "... through love you should serve one another." Amplified Bible Gal 5:13
  • We must do everything as to the Lord and not to men (Eph 6:6-8)
  • To minister unto God by aligning ourselves prophetically to God's purposes and to enhance unity within the body by establishing a corporate anointing
  • To declare the glory of God before unbelievers (Ps 108:3)

Latest Updates

Creare Training Conference:

23 June - 13 July

Service Times

Afrikaans(Oggend):   09:00
English(Evening):   17:00
Weekly Testimony

Weekly Testimony

" I had a friend who asked me to pray with her and trust God's guidance with a new Job opportunity. The word that kept buzzing in my spirit was 'Transparency'. I told her that God is sending her there ti bring an example of trabnsparancy in the company. She was encouraged to go ahead with accepting the job offer, as it confirmed what Father was telling her about it. Her first day on the Job, she was so encourages that she is exactly where God wants her in this time "
Emma Marais

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