Take every thought captive when negative thieves attack your life. The most common thieves in your life are negative thoughts. Negative thoughts produce negative words and negative words choke the Word and make it unfruitful.
Spiritual maturity is found in the unity of the faith. The unity of the faith includes your participation in the advancement of the Kingdom of God. Christ knew what it would take to build a church the gates of hell could not prevail against.
Nine gifts of the Holy Spirit are available for you with signs, wonders, and miracles. Scripture declares, "He shall baptize you with the Holy Ghost and power." The Holy Spirit is the power of God. You can expect Him to take an active role in your life as you experience the nine gifts of the Spirit, the anointing, and signs, wonders and miracles.
Apostles are spiritual fathers. You need a spiritual father in your life. Apostolic ministries have apostolic fathers. I came from a generation of preachers who grew up in ministry without the benefit of spiritual fathers. Like thousands of others, we had to get whatever we could through books, audios, videos, seminars, conferences and brief meetings with men of God hurried off platforms and away from the people.