“Benjamin was the only one of the twelve sons who was named by his father not his mother. This explains the authority that will be given to this last day ministry.” Rick is talking about Bejamin as a type of emerging leader who is not named by its mother-“the church”, but rather directly by the Father-receiving both its calling and commisioning from above. He goes on, “there are men and women alive today who have refused to receive their commisions from the church but are patiently waiting to hear the Father’s voice saying, “This is My Beloved Son as a teacher to you” (The Harvest, pg 85).
Looking for Lydia this year!
Finding the Lydias in your life this year… Recall that Lydia was the first woman in Europe to turn towards the message of St Paul.