Faith is like a house; it must be built on a strong foundation if it is going to stand tests and storms. Faith’s foundation is the Word of God. You cannot build a great faith life without it. The best part about this truth is that the Word of God will never fail. Its success rating stands at 100 percent.
By Darrell Huffman
He was initially employed by the Indian Navy, just like his great role models Johan Oscar Smith and Elias Aslaksen , but resigned in 1966 to devote himself to spiritual work full time. Poonen is theologically influenced by the holiness movement around the 1900s turn of the century, as well as Smith’s Friends . Among the people who influenced him include Madame Guyon , Charles Finney , DLMoody , Jessie Penn-Lewis , Watchman Nee , AWTozer , Sadhu Sundar Singh and Bakht Singh .