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Richard Roberts Back in the 1960’s, a group of theologians made a statement that made headlines across the nation: “God is dead.” I had just given my life to Christ, and when I heard them say that, I thought, Who killed God? Who signed His death certificate? Who was so well acquainted with Him that […]

From the archives of Oral Roberts My home state, Oklahoma, was once known as the wildest of the Wild West. The story goes that one day a prospector came out of the Ozark mountains of eastern Oklahoma, rode down into a little country town, and hitched up his mule by a saloon. Some half-drunken cowboys […]

Lindsay Roberts I can remember when the joy of the Lord came upon Richard in a powerful way and his life was transformed. Many people had been praying for him at that time because he really needed a breakthrough. But being filled with the joy of the Lord was something I hadn’t yet experienced. I […]

Richard Roberts The following Bible stories illustrate that the power and anointing of the Holy Spirit are necessary for us to accomplish God’s plan for our lives: Before Saul became king of Israel, God told the prophet Samuel that he would meet a young man whom God had anointed to be king (1 Samuel 9:15–16). […]

From the archives of Evelyn Roberts One of the first things I heard Oral preach when he began the healing ministry was “God is a good God.” I’d never heard anyone say that before, and I asked him how he knew God was good. Oral said, “Evelyn, you know He’s a good God because He […]

From the archives of Oral Roberts – Third of three parts To live a victorious life, recognize that the battle is the Lord’s. David didn’t go against the giant Goliath in his own strength. He said, “The Lord does not save with sword and spear; for the battle is the Lord’s, and He will give […]

From the archives of Oral Roberts – Second of three parts Next, to be victorious in the battles of life, choose the right weapons. On that fateful night in the Garden of Gethsemane when Judas led the mob to take Christ, Simon Peter whipped out his sword and cut off the ear of the high […]

From the archives of Oral Roberts – First of three parts Throughout our lives, we must learn to face each new day with confidence and faith that God is in control, that prayer changes things, and that faith works miracles. Yet at the same time, we should recognize also that we will encounter many battles. […]

Lindsay Roberts Vantrice is a Partner who was saved through this ministry many years ago when she was an alcoholic. A friend gave her a copy of Oral’s book, Miracle of Seed-Faith, saying, “Here, read this – but it probably won’t do you any good.” Vantrice tried several times to throw the book in the […]

Richard Roberts The Apostle Paul wrote to the Corinthians: “The weapons of our warfare are not carnal, but mighty through God to the pulling down of strong holds” (2 Corinthians 10:4). What are strongholds? They are anything that comes against you that is unlike God and that gains a “strong hold” in your life. Sin […]