Ask the LORD for rain (REVIVAL) in the spring time-- Zac.10:1
▪︎ The entire city of Nineveh received revival from God under the ministry of Jonah- Jonah 3:5-10.
▪︎ The evil empire of Babylon and its wicked king, Nebuchadnezzar came under the revival power of God (a great revival) through the ministries if Daniel, Shadrach, Meshach and Abedeggo. (Dan.3:28–30)
▪︎ Great spiritual revival took place, when the Holy Spirit came at the Day of Pentecost. The city was shaken and three thousand souls gave their lives to Jesus (Acts 2:1-41).
▪︎ Great revival broke out in the city of ll Caesarea, starting from the house of Cornelius (Acts 10:1-8, 44–48).
▪︎ Revival hit the prison hall in the Macedonian capital of Philippi under the ministries of.Paul and Silas to convert prisoners to Christ(Acts 16:25-28)
▪︎ If revival is in a prison hall, why not in your Church? Don’t be lazy about revivals (Isa. 5:1-3)
▪︎ Some revival hit the city of Athens, when the philosophical Greeks at Areopagus listened to Paul expatiate on the person of Christ (Acts 17:22-31; 34).
▪︎ The city of Ephesus came under revival during Paul’s ministry in the city (Acts19: 11-12,18-20).
▪︎ Through Saint Paul revival came into a sinking ship, and God rescued all aboard the ship by grace ( Acts
▪︎ In the island city of Malta near Spain, for continous 3 months came under revival through Saint Paul’s healing ministry demonstrated the healing power of God (Acts 28: 8-11).
▪︎ Great revivals are not humanly engineered in the world.
▪︎ They are “heaven sent” to redeem humanity from the shackles of hell and set us free.
▪︎ However, people must desire for it.
▪︎ Great revivals are birthed out through repentance, faith, and prayer, coupled with obedience to the promptings of the Holy Spirit. The following seven characteristics are associated with Great redemtive and spiritual revivals:
Pastors must lead their churches and communities to Great spiritual and redemptive revivals.